Posts Tagged ‘Greenpoint Landing’

Documents and Materials: Greenpoint Landing and 77 Commercial St ULURP Requests

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For anyone interested in delving into the nitty gritty that is the Greenpoint Landing/77 Commercial ULURP requests, below are several helpful pieces of information regarding the projects. We’ll be updating this page as more documents become available. Download all materials listed below in one convenient .zip file. MAPS: Greenpoint Landing: Area Map (PDF) Greenpoint Landing:… READ MORE

Greenpoint Landing ULURP: Community Testimony

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Earlier this month, there was a well-attended Community Board 1 ULURP subcommittee meeting regarding Greenpoint Landing’s variance requests. You can read a recap of the event or watch an edited video of the meeting. At the end of the meeting, community residents who had signed up were allowed two minutes to speak. GWAPP & NAG… READ MORE

Missed the Greenpoint Landing Community Meeting? Then Watch This.

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Did you miss the August 13th Community Board 1 meeting covering the new Greenpoint Landing development, but want to know what happened? It was certainly a heated and emotionally contentious evening. For more information about what was presented at the meeting and what the communuity thinks, take a look at our recap of the meeting… READ MORE

Recap: CB1 ULURP Meeting on Greenpoint Landing

by Heather Van De Mark on

Chairman Chris Olechowski kicked off the meeting by saying how all these projects are going to be a radical change to the neighborhood, but that this meeting was to discuss the specific ULURP actions being requested. Greenpoint Landing ULURP Application Overview In brief, there’s is a joint application between Greenpoint Landing Associates (GLA), Housing Preservation… READ MORE

GWAPP & NAG: Greenpoint Landing ULURP Testimony

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* * * * * * * * * * In case you’re unable to attend tonight’s CB1 ULURP meeting re: Greenpoint Landing, we’re publishing our official testimoney/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 ASAP. *… READ MORE

ULURP Watch: Greenpoint Landing Development is Certified

by Heather Van De Mark on

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

by Heather Van De Mark on

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

by Heather Van De Mark on

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

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