The Next Coney Battle: Hundreds of Millions for Infrastructure

Thus far, between the freaks, the hunger strikes, the attacks via the media between city officials and a Brooklyn developer,

Thus far, between the freaks, the hunger strikes, the attacks via the media between city officials and a Brooklyn developer, the protesters brought in by the busloads to show up to an environmental scoping hearing (many of whom didn’t know where they were going), and the opposition by a civic group, the Bloomberg administration’s attempt to breathe new life into Coney Island has been, to use a cliché, a rollercoaster ride.
The plan has repeatedly morphed, and in the process, the Bloomberg administration has lost a big chunk of supporters (the “entertainment community”), but then gained support of another (Domenic Recchia, a key Councilman), at least for a while.

The Next Coney Battle: Hundreds of Millions for Infrastructure