Seeking N.Y. land, developer twisted meaning of 'blight'
George F. Will's Jan. 3 column on eminent domain for the Brooklyn Atlantic Yards Project, " In N.Y., government's eminent arrogance ," focused on the perversion of "public use" to include "blight" removal and the perversion of "blight" to mean whatever land-hungry developers and their political partners want it to mean.
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Since: Aug 09
#1 Feb 2, 2010
I guess Chucky Schumer was right. Citizens of New York State don't mind some Pork as long as it goes in the pockets of Forest City.
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