Posts Tagged ‘77 Commercial’

GWAPP & NAG: 77 Commercial Street ULURP Testimony

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* * * * * * * * * * In case you were unable to attend the CB1 ULURP meeting re: 77 Commercial Street, we’re publishing our official testimony/statement here on the website for you to read. You can also download it (PDF). We’ll have a full recap of the meeting on the site… READ MORE

Reminder: CB1 ULURP Meeting Tonight

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Be there. Be there early. Plan to be there late. Come informed. Most importantly, come and say what you think about the project’s variances. This is the first of only three opportunities the community has to say what we think on the record. It’s an opportunity to inform our appointed representatives and elected officials on… READ MORE

65 Commercial St. ULURP: Air Rights

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There is no greater feeling than to ask and to receive. Recently, we posted a breakdown of the upcoming ULURP actions for the Greenpoint Landing and 77 Commercial St. developments. More importantly though, we asked you, our readers and our neighbors, to tell us what you think of these ULURP requests, what your concerns are… READ MORE

ULURP Watch: Greenpoint Landing Development is Certified

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The day has come: Greenpoint Landing Development’s variance request has been certified. For all those who attended our community workshop last month and participated in the Center for Urban Pedagogy’s What is ULURP sandwich-building-exercise, you know what this means. If you missed the workshop, here’s a brief explanation: A developer goes to the Department of… READ MORE

Community Workshop Follow-up: Let’s Discuss Greenpoint Waterfront Developments

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As we continue to monitor the Greenpoint Landing and 77 Commercial St. developments and ULURP actions, we wanted to provide another overview of each project’s specific requests: what is being bought/sold/traded/donated/etc. between developer and the City, and what is being gained/lost from a community point of view. We want to follow up with you the… READ MORE

Community Workshop: Success!

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We want to thank everyone who came out last night to the Community Workshop on Greenpoint Landing, 77 Commercial St. and the ULURP process. We didn’t overthrow the developments or decide on what to do about the variances, but we did gather as a community to get informed about a really, really important issue. Over… READ MORE

Community Workshop Intro.: Agenda & Objectives

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We thought it would be helpful to provide some additional information regarding the waterfront rezoning on the GWAPP website over the next few days as a lead up to the GWAPP/NAG Community Workshop on Greenpoint Landing & 77 Commercial Street that will take place tonight at 6:30pm! Here’s a brief overview of tonight’s agenda. There… READ MORE

Community Workshop Intro.: Need to Know Terms, People and Agencies

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We thought it would be helpful to provide some additional information regarding the waterfront rezoning on the GWAPP website over the next few days as a lead up to the GWAPP/NAG Community Workshop on Greenpoint Landing & 77 Commercial Street that will take place this Thursday night. Here’s a helpful glossary of relevant terms, people,… READ MORE

Community Workshop Intro.: A Brief History

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We thought it would be helpful to provide some additional information regarding the waterfront rezoning on the GWAPP website over the next few days as a lead up to the GWAPP/NAG Community Workshop on Greenpoint Landing & 77 Commercial Street that will take place this Thursday night. While it’s an issue that covers some eight… READ MORE

Community Workshop: Greenpoint Landing & 77 Commercial St. Developments

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Join GWAPP & NAG for a special community workshop on the Greenpoint Landing & 77 Commercial Street developments. We’ll be discussing what is “as-of-right” (per the 2005 Waterfront Rezoning) and what is still negotiable as these two developments approach certification and ULURP approval. This is an opportunity to share ideas about what’s at stake, what… READ MORE

CRASH LANDING: Greenpoint Landing Project Presented at CB1 Joint Committee Meeting

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Developers and their attorneys, architects and landscape designers presented plans for “Greenpoint Landing” and the adjacent 77 Commercial Street development at a combined meeting of Community Board One’s Executive Committee, Parks and Waterfront Committee and Land Use/ULURP (Uniform Land Use Review Procedure) Committee Monday night in an overcrowded McCarren Pool Play Center room. Park Tower… READ MORE

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