Search:

Type: Posts; User: SuddenImpact

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    9
    Views
    75,911

    Well, no we're going on 2 years. Seriously,...

    Well, no we're going on 2 years. Seriously, where did EVERYONE go and who is paying to keep this site up?
  2. Replies
    163
    Views
    108,515

    Looks like the mall deal is dead! According to...

    Looks like the mall deal is dead! According to the NYT the parking lot belongs to the Parks Department but,,, the one thing that can be built on it is another stadium. Here's the link: ...
  3. Replies
    13
    Views
    16,158

    If I remember correctly, back in the mid 1990s...

    If I remember correctly, back in the mid 1990s the original AirTrain plans called for a connection between JFK and LaGuardia. With stops in between at Jamaica Station and Willets Point to cover all...
  4. Replies
    52
    Views
    13,254

    I had always planned on voting for Sal Albanese...

    I had always planned on voting for Sal Albanese in the first round and then probably de Blasio in the run-off against Quinn. I'm still voting for Sal tomorrow but, thanks to Bloomberg, I'm wondering...
  5. Replies
    163
    Views
    108,515

    From what I understand the city has given the...

    From what I understand the city has given the Mets/Wilpons control over parking revenues (actually the city and state have given both the Mets and Yanks a whole lot more than that as this link shows:...
  6. Replies
    163
    Views
    108,515

    Common sense anyone?

    From what I understand the MLS stadium is not happening in Queens b/c of local opposition to the loss of parkland. I applaud the fight to keep parkland away from private development. But why the...
  7. Replies
    163
    Views
    108,515

    I wondered what can be worse than a mall, then a...

    I wondered what can be worse than a mall, then a Walmart super store came along. The sketch looks heinous:

    http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/foul-wal-article-1.1127136?localLinksEnabled=false
    ...
  8. Replies
    163
    Views
    108,515

    Illegal lobbying in Willet's Point Redevelopment

    http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/04/nyregion/economic-development-corporation-and-2-other-groups-admit-to-illegal-lobbying.html?_r=1&ref=rayrivera
  9. Replies
    163
    Views
    108,515

    Thanks for the reply, GG. I'll keep my fingers...

    Thanks for the reply, GG. I'll keep my fingers crossed that thing aren't finalized. Not for a mall at least.
  10. Replies
    163
    Views
    108,515

    Despite being late to this thread I've followed...

    Despite being late to this thread I've followed this site from time-to-time for nearly 10 years. Contrary to other posters, I've always liked Flushing Meadows Park. From biking (ten bucks an hour...
  11. Replies
    744
    Views
    238,530

    By merger I meant the MTA taking over the PATH,...

    By merger I meant the MTA taking over the PATH, not the PA taking over the subways. But yeah, this is too good to mess up!
  12. Replies
    744
    Views
    238,530

    I've been hoping for a PATH/subway merger my...

    I've been hoping for a PATH/subway merger my entire life. But this would be "almost" as good! Have my fingers crossed!
  13. Replies
    66
    Views
    30,339

    Poll: I tied it up for Union Square. I've gone to...

    I tied it up for Union Square. I've gone to Bryant for the HBO movie series, remember also watching a James Blake-Nadal US Open tennis match there from the widescreen a few years back, love the FREE...
  14. Replies
    699
    Views
    304,091

    Today's Rally

    WELL, BEING THAT I DON'T WANT CONEY ISLAND TO SUCK, I'LL BE THERE :)

    Check the links below for the differences in Bloomie's plan and the Municipal Art Society Plan:
    ...
  15. Replies
    699
    Views
    304,091

    Cool news, Rider, except that the city already...

    Cool news, Rider, except that the city already own the 5/6 acres west of KeySpan. It consists of the KeySpan parking lot and Abe Stark skating rink. Maybe the city is negotiating against itself?...
  16. Replies
    699
    Views
    304,091

    Yeah, a Luna Park replica would be nice, even if...

    Yeah, a Luna Park replica would be nice, even if a little Disney-ish. Actually, compared to the plan that the full city council is about to vote on, empty lots would be nice as well! At least empty...
  17. Replies
    699
    Views
    304,091

    Tomorrow's Parade!

    In case you missed it last year, here's a few reasons to go to tomorrow's Mermaid Parade!
  18. Replies
    699
    Views
    304,091

    Over the past 8 months, I've been to 3 Municipal...

    Over the past 8 months, I've been to 3 Municipal Art Society meetings. One was at BAM, another at a Catholic school down at Coney, then one in the city. IMO they're the only ones looking out for...
  19. Replies
    699
    Views
    304,091

    Not sure if all that is good news.

    Seems to me, Thor wants about 25 high rise luxury condos/hotels, leaving about 6 acres of amusement park land. The city wants a couple of fewer condos/hotels while saving a couple of more acres of...
  20. Replies
    699
    Views
    304,091

    Rider, again we're in agreement. 64 Mil is a lot...

    Rider, again we're in agreement. 64 Mil is a lot and from those designs I get the feeling that the final price tag will be even higher. I'm also not a fan of how Markowitz has handled any bit of...
  21. Replies
    699
    Views
    304,091

    Rider, I do far more lurking than posting but...

    Rider, I do far more lurking than posting but almost always agree with you. Not this time. I think the new venue will bring in bigger acts, bring in bigger crowds, expand the amusement area to east...
  22. Replies
    699
    Views
    304,091

    Land Swap takes next step.

    This from New York 1. Click on the link for the video. Seems like the land swap with Thor is now officially on the table. Deno's Wonder Wheel, who never sold out to Thor, is left asking questions.
    ...
  23. Replies
    699
    Views
    304,091

    what happened to the last big thing to hit Coney?

    Meant to say the GotHam Gazette.

    Anyway, good article. I find the (once planned) Nets to Coney Island idea particularly interesting.

    I say once planned because in January of 2003, Marty...
  24. Replies
    699
    Views
    304,091

    This is from the Gottam Gazette

    Making Coney Island Green

    by Tom Angotti
    September 2007



    Photo by: Herb Bar-David.

    The city took a step toward sustaining historic Coney Island this summer when it put a roadblock in...
  25. Replies
    699
    Views
    304,091

    I'd make this trade in a heart beat. Couple of...

    I'd make this trade in a heart beat. Couple of questions to think about tho...

    1) Why would Sitt sell his 10 acres (it's actually 13 acres and it cost his company about $1.5B) for "only" 350,000...
Results 1 to 25 of 46
Page 1 of 2 1 2


Google+ - Facebook - Twitter - Meetup

Edward's photos on Flickr - Wired New York on Flickr - In Queens - In Red Hook - Bryant Park - SQL Backup Software