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July 2, 2005

IN BRUCE WE TRUST

Brooklyn Papers

By Jess Wisloski

At a press conference at Fulton Ferry Landing Monday morning to announce the creation of a community benefits agreement (CBA) between Ratner’s Forest City Ratner Companies and a handful of community groups, the mayor interrupted Ratner, who was answering a question about the enforceability of such a non-governmental document. “I would add something else — even more importantly, you have Bruce Ratner’s word,” he said. “That should be enough for you and for everybody else in the community,” said the mayor, directing his comments at the reporter who asked the question.

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Posted by amy at July 2, 2005 8:50 AM