Across the Atlantic

Is Forest City Ratner’s Atlantic Yards project getting serious scrutiny outside of Brooklyn? The first sign: a Nov. 10 discussion sponsored by the Municipal Arts Society entitled “Large-Scale Plans Removed from the Public Review Process: Focus on Atlantic Yards.” None of the panelists, however, look ready to take Forest City’s side, or the Empire State Development Corporation’s, for that matter.

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