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April 28, 2007

Pols to Spitzer: Stop ‘Yards’ work


The Brooklyn Paper
By Gersh Kuntzman

Forest City Ratner Vice President Bruce Bender told New York 1 that the company was not responsible for the partial building collapse.

“At the time of the purchase, in March, 2006, the building was already in a state of disrepair,” Bender said. “We will, of course, work very closely with the Buildings Department and other agencies to determine the cause of the collapse and to ensure public safety.”

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Posted by amy at April 28, 2007 11:47 AM