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April 9, 2007

NY state housing chief rejects new Starrett City bid

AP, via amNY

Bertha Lewis makes the case against Bruce Ratner's Atlantic Yards "affordable housing" plan in this quote about the proposal to sell Starrett City:

The rejection of the latest "irresponsible proposal" sends "a clear message that developers intent on exploiting government subsidies for windfall profits need not apply," said Bertha Lewis, executive director of New York Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now.

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Posted by lumi at April 9, 2007 7:49 AM