Willets May Pass, Obama Considers Vilsack

The most vocal opponent of the plan for Willets Point, Hiram Monserrate, says he’ll probably vote in favor tomorrow. [Iron Triangle Tracker]

David Paterson’s budget cuts will force the East River State Park in Williamsburg, only a year old, to close for the winter.
[N.A.G.]

The downtown Brooklyn project at City Point is going forward, it seems, but has been downsized. [Brownstoner]

Bill Richardson and John Kerry are the top candidates to be Obama Secretarey of State. [WSJ]

Iowan Tom Vilsack may be up for Secretary of Agriculture. [CQ]

Willets May Pass, Obama Considers Vilsack