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SU's new veterans complex will be designed by architect behind Brooklyn's Barclays Center - Syracuse.com

Atlantic Yards - June 21, 2016 - 12:21pm

Syracuse.com

SU's new veterans complex will be designed by architect behind Brooklyn's Barclays Center
Syracuse.com
... Brooklyn's new area and home of the Brooklyn Nets NBA basketball team, on Friday, Sept. 21, 2012 in New York. A ribbon cutting ceremony Friday, marked the official unveiling of the arena, the first building that is part of the Atlantic Yards ...

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Cuomo Names Ken Adams CEO of Empire State Development Corporation - Cobble Hill Blog (blog)

Atlantic Yards - June 17, 2016 - 11:19am

Cuomo Names Ken Adams CEO of Empire State Development Corporation
Cobble Hill Blog (blog)
The Brooklyn Paper: The state agency behind the controversial Atlantic Yards mega-project and the Brooklyn Bridge Park waterfront development now has a Brooklynite at the helm. On Wednesday, Gov. Cuomo tapped former Brooklyn Chamber of ...

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PHOTOS: See Brooklyn Streets Transform After 30 Years of Development - DNAinfo

Atlantic Yards - June 15, 2016 - 7:30am

DNAinfo

PHOTOS: See Brooklyn Streets Transform After 30 Years of Development
DNAinfo
In particular, focus for the next 30 years will be on the effect of the nearby 22-acre Pacific Park development, once known as Atlantic Yards, which could include a one-million-square-foot tower located inside the BID's borders. Though only a fraction ...

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JAGAR ARCHITECTURE PRESS RELEASE - Archinect

Atlantic Yards - June 15, 2016 - 12:31am

Archinect

JAGAR ARCHITECTURE PRESS RELEASE
Archinect
... Gehry and Edwin Chan at Gehry Partners as a design associate for seven years, with involvement in several national and international projects such as the "Puente de Vida" Biomuseo museum in Panama City, the Brooklyn Atlantic Yards Arena and Towers ...

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The PRC's Perversion of an American Immigration Program - Immigration Blog (blog)

Atlantic Yards - June 14, 2016 - 4:25pm

The PRC's Perversion of an American Immigration Program
Immigration Blog (blog)
[T]he two most recent rounds of EB-5 funding for Atlantic Yards, since renamed Pacific Park Brooklyn, were launched on behalf not just of initial developer Forest City Ratner, but its new 70 percent partner in a joint venture, the Greenland Group ...

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Is There a Better Way to Build a Stadium? - The Atlantic

Atlantic Yards - June 14, 2016 - 5:01am

The Atlantic

Is There a Better Way to Build a Stadium?
The Atlantic
In Brooklyn, for instance, one of the owners of the Nets is also a majority investor in the Atlantic Yards project, which includes the Barclays Center arena and commercial and residential buildings. In Massachusetts, the New England Patriots build a ...

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City Offers $100 Million For Final Piece Of Bushwick Inlet Park - Gothamist

Atlantic Yards - June 10, 2016 - 8:50am

City Offers $100 Million For Final Piece Of Bushwick Inlet Park
Gothamist
And, of course, vigorously defended by the Bllombergian ideologues (except when it benefits one of their own, like Atlantic Yards). Another juncture where the city lost out when they could have obtained this property much more easily and cheaply.

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See Brooklyn's Future With New Virtual Reality Tour of Pacific Park - DNAinfo

Atlantic Yards - June 7, 2016 - 2:42pm

DNAinfo

See Brooklyn's Future With New Virtual Reality Tour of Pacific Park
DNAinfo
PROSPECT HEIGHTS — Though the lottery for the first affordable apartments at the Pacific Park (née Atlantic Yards) complex have come online, it's difficult to visualize just how the 22-acre development will look after the concrete trucks, construction ...

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RECAP: Real Salt Lake 3, New York City 2 - Hudson River Blue

Atlantic Yards - June 3, 2016 - 12:54am

Hudson River Blue

RECAP: Real Salt Lake 3, New York City 2
Hudson River Blue
What's even more vexing is that defending set pieces is such a basic element of the game. Look, if a Sunday league team playing in Brooklyn can do it competently, then surely professionals getting paid hundreds of thousands of dollars -- or millions ...

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The Rise of Resilience Planning - CityLab

Atlantic Yards - May 31, 2016 - 3:54pm

CityLab

The Rise of Resilience Planning
CityLab
In my home town, in Brooklyn, I think one of the good things that the de Blasio administration did was expand the Bloomberg Citi Bike cycle share, and instead of doing it in Park Slope, where the affluent people live, they did it in Bed-Stuy, a ...

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Chinese Investment Plays Increasing Role in US Real Estate, Says New Research Report - REBusinessOnline

Atlantic Yards - May 17, 2016 - 8:31am

REBusinessOnline

Chinese Investment Plays Increasing Role in US Real Estate, Says New Research Report
REBusinessOnline
At least six projects in these markets each have total project costs exceeding $1 billion: Pacific Park/Atlantic Yards in New York; First and Mission and the Brooklyn Basin project in the Bay Area; and One Beverly Hills, Metropolis, and Oceanwide Plaza ...

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Orlando City gets creative to finance new stadium - Orlando Sports Daily (blog)

Atlantic Yards - May 17, 2016 - 7:30am

Orlando Sports Daily (blog)

Orlando City gets creative to finance new stadium
Orlando Sports Daily (blog)
Many of the investors for other EB-5 projects, including the Atlantic Yards project (the area surrounding the Barclays Center) in Brooklyn, have come from China. The success usually depends on how quickly the U.S. office in charge of such things ...

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Atlantic becomes pacific as buildings rise at Brookyn rail yard - New York Daily News

Atlantic Yards - May 16, 2016 - 3:12am

New York Daily News

Atlantic becomes pacific as buildings rise at Brookyn rail yard
New York Daily News
Once called Atlantic Yards and now rebranded Pacific Park, the city's most controversial and hard-fought real estate project is finally coming to fruition in booming Brooklyn. Construction workers last Wednesday topped a 32-story residential tower at ...

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Pacific Park's First Condo Tower Gets Glassy on Vanderbilt in Prospect Heights [Photos] - Brownstoner

Atlantic Yards - May 13, 2016 - 8:06am

Brownstoner

Pacific Park's First Condo Tower Gets Glassy on Vanderbilt in Prospect Heights [Photos]
Brownstoner
Window installation is under way at Greenland Forest City Partners' 550 Vanderbilt Avenue, the first condo tower to break ground in the massive 17-building Pacific Park/Atlantic Yards development. While the modular units at Pacific Park's first rental ...

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Barclays Center soon to be a clearing in a forest of skyscrapers - NetsDaily

Atlantic Yards - May 11, 2016 - 8:30am

NetsDaily

Barclays Center soon to be a clearing in a forest of skyscrapers
NetsDaily
The original Atlantic Yards (now Pacific Park) plan called for 16 towers and an arena designed by Frank Gehry. The plan remains ... Bruce Ratner originally planned to build a giant office tower where the arena plaza sits, to be called "Miss Brooklyn ...

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Legislation Aimed at Holding City Accountable for Rezoning Commitments - Gotham Gazette

Atlantic Yards - May 5, 2016 - 2:41pm

Gotham Gazette

Legislation Aimed at Holding City Accountable for Rezoning Commitments
Gotham Gazette
James' vocal opposition to the Atlantic Yards redevelopment in Brooklyn was in part because of the city's failure to ensure adequate community benefits particularly affordable housing. “The bill is a transparency and accountability effort ensuring that ...

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Company creates color-coded hardhats to stop catcalling at Brooklyn construction site - AOL News

Atlantic Yards - May 5, 2016 - 1:18pm

AOL News

Company creates color-coded hardhats to stop catcalling at Brooklyn construction site
AOL News
PROSPECT HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — A Brooklyn construction company has created color-coded hardhats for its workers to wear in an effort to reduce catcalling and harassment. Neighbors near the Pacific Park, formerly known as Atlantic Yards, construction ...

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Company creates color-coded hardhats to stop catcalling at Brooklyn construction site - New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

Atlantic Yards - May 5, 2016 - 12:44am

New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

Company creates color-coded hardhats to stop catcalling at Brooklyn construction site
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
PROSPECT HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — A Brooklyn construction company has created color-coded hardhats for its workers to wear in an effort to reduce catcalling and harassment. Neighbors near the Pacific Park, formerly known as Atlantic Yards, construction ...

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What's Behind China's Worldwide Real Estate Shopping Spree? - Forbes

Atlantic Yards - May 4, 2016 - 11:18pm

Forbes

What's Behind China's Worldwide Real Estate Shopping Spree?
Forbes
Iconic buildings in Chinese hands include the General Motors Building, the Atlantic Yards project in Brooklyn, 717 Fifth Ave, and 1 Chase Manhattan Plaza. Also Canadian and Australian cities Vancouver, Toronto, Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane have seen ...

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Hardhats to Be Color-Coded in Effort to End Harassment at Pacific Park Site - DNAinfo

Atlantic Yards - May 4, 2016 - 10:08am

DNAinfo

Hardhats to Be Color-Coded in Effort to End Harassment at Pacific Park Site
DNAinfo
The developers of that Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park project in Prospect Heights have implemented a color-coding system for the four companies of construction workers at the site, following reports of harassment from residents. View Full Caption.

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