Underground Railroad Schedule Changes

The liberal blog Daily Gotham chastizes City Councilwoman Melinda Katz for “extreme waffling” over the date of a public hearing on whether there were indeed stops on the Underground Railroad in downtown Brooklyn. Until the city Economic Development Corporation overcomes or accommodates the calls to preserve the sites, the agency will be unable to move forward with plans to turn them into giant office buildings.

Matthew Schuerman

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