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July 26, 2011

DDDB PRESS RELEASE: Weds, July 27. 9:30-11:00 Rally for Jobs

We Need Jobs, Not Broken Promises

Rally Called by People for Political and Economic Empowerment to Protest Lack of Promised Jobs at Atlantic Yards Project Site and Other Greater Downtown Brooklyn Area Development Projects

Develop Don't Destroy Brooklyn would like to bring your attention to the announcement at this link (www.scribd.com/doc/59878819/PPEE-Protest-July-27-2011) from People for Political and Economic Empowerment (P.P.E.E).

P.P.E.E. has called a rally for tomorrow, July 27th from 9:30 to 11:00, to protest the lack of promised jobs at Forest City Ratner's Atlantic Yards site and other development sites in the greater Downtown Brooklyn area.

(Please note that the rally is announced on the flyer to start at the corner of Atlantic and Flatbush Avenues, but we have been told it will start at the corner of Atlantic and 6th Avenues, next to the under construction Atlantic Yards arena.)

Today on his Atlantic Yards Report Norman Oder wrote about the planned rally and the organizations and individuals who've organized it.

Posted by eric at July 26, 2011 1:38 PM