Anti-Development Rumblings in Brooklyn

No Land Grab and Atlantic Yards Report ride herd on rapacious developers every day. But other Brooklyn blogs are doing their bit. Gowanus Lounge keeps us posted on the campaign to prevent Bill Stein from building a 70-foot edifice in Carroll Gardens. (Stein suffered a reversal from the local Community Board, but is not expected to give up.)

Also, a group called Friends and Residents of the Gowanus Canal is meeting Tuesday to critically examine Toll Brothers' proposal for a luxury complex on the shores of their beloved toxic waterway.

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