Wednesday, October 16, 2013

At ESD meeting tomorrow, discussion of changes to Atlantic Yards B4 tower

Guess what: there's some change in the plan for the Atlantic Yards tower known as B4, a 50-story building at the northeast corner of the arena block, and that change will be aired at a meeting tomorrow of the state agency overseeing the project.

The board of Directors of the New York State Urban Development Corporation d/b/a
the Empire State Development will meet Thursday, October 17 at 9:30 a.m. The location:
Empire State Development
37th Floor Conference Room
633 Third Avenue
New York, New York

This meeting is open to the public for observation and comment. A webcast will be available.

Due to building procedures, those attending in New York City please RSVP by 5:00 p.m. today, Wednesday, October 16. Press please call 1-800-260-7313; public please call 212-803-3794.

From the agenda:
V. ATLANTIC YARDS
A. Brooklyn (Kings County) - Atlantic Yards Land Use Improvement and Civic Project – Adoption of Modification to Project Building 4 Design Documents SK-1935, SK-1943 and SK-1944; and Authorization to Take Related Actions
A modification to the design could be relatively minor. So could "related actions." But who knows.

Comment policy

ESD states:
We welcome public comment on the items on the following agenda. To ensure maximum opportunity for participation, speakers representing themselves may speak for up to 2 minutes each, and those representing groups may speak for up to 4 minutes (1 speaker per group). Speakers’ comments may address only items considered at today’s meeting. Materials relating to matters that are scheduled for discussion in open session will be available at the meeting and will be posted on ESD’s website prior to the meeting in accordance with the Public Officers Law.
ESD mission

In case you were wondering:
Empire State Development works to promote business investment and growth that leads to job creation and prosperous communities across New York State.

No comments:

Post a Comment