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July 27, 2005

Politicians who support Ratner's plan

letters.gifA pile of letters of support for the Ratner bid, collected by Forest City Ratner and submitted to the MTA on July 6, turned up when the MTA released the competing bids last week.

The NY Observer is reporting that many of the public officials "even wrote identical letters."

Here's the A-List of Public Officials who sent letters to accompany the Ratner bid with links to contact their offices to express outrage or support:
Mayor Micahel Bloomberg
Governor George Pataki
Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz
US Senator Chuck Schumer
New York City Public Advocate Betsy Gotbaum
Congressman Edolphus Towns, House of Rep., 10th District
State Senator Carl Andrews, District 20
State Senator Martin Golden, District 22
State Senator Carl Kruger, District 27
State Senator Kevin Parker, District 21
Council Member Erik Martin Dilan, District 37
Council Member Lew Fidler, District 46
Council Member Mike Nelson, District 48
Council Member James Sanders, District 31
Council Member Bill de Blasio
Assembly Member Roger Green, District 57
Assembly Member Joseph R. Lentol
Comptroller William Thompson

Posted by lumi at July 27, 2005 10:31 AM