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Quality of Life meeting re-scheduled for Tuesday, October 9; questions pending re new developers and project timetable

Well, there's been no schedule announced for the long-delayed quarterly meeting of the Atlantic Yards Community Development Corporation, but the bi-monthly Quality of Life Meeting, originally scheduled for 9/25/18, has been rescheduled for Tuesday, October 9.

And now we know why: news that new developers are buying three development sites: two on the southeast block, and the site east of the arena block including a school. Meanwhile, Greenland Forest City Partners will continue with plans for B4, at the northeast corner of the arena block.
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 @ 6:00 PM
Shirley A. Chisholm State Office Building
55 Hanson Place, 1st Floor Conference Room
Brooklyn, NY 11217
That gives the public a chance to hear updates from and pose questions to representatives of developer Greenland Forest City Partners and also Empire State Development (ESD), the state authority overseeing/shepherding Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park.

Project-related questions, concerns, or suggested agenda items for the meeting may be sent to ESD at

Some questions about project timetable

Here are some questions, building on what I've already posted:
  • why did the developer revise the estimated full project completion date to 2035, from 2025?
  • why, if Forest City had revised its financial outlook to 2035 back in November 2016, did the joint venture not change its estimate, in a filing to the state Attorney General regarding the 550 Vanderbilt condo, until May 2018?
  • when did Greenland Forest City tell ESD of its revised timetable?
  • now that four buildings are planned, how exactly will the 2025 affordable housing deadline be met (more middle-income units? 100% affordable buildings? more subsidies?)
  • what's the estimated overall timetable for each future building, including but not limited to the four now contemplated?