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July 3, 2009

HOLDOUT

MediaStorm presents a short documentary on some of the remaining residents and property owners who stand in the way of Bruce Ratner's Atlantic Yards megaproject.

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Atlantic Yards is Brooklyn's largest ever proposed real estate development. The plan includes a basketball arena, numerous high rises, and would cost nearly five billion dollars. To make room, many buildings have been razed and more than 600 residents have left the neighborhood. But a handful of residents refuse to leave.

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Posted by lumi at July 3, 2009 6:19 AM