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Astroland Sign Comes Down


Coney landmarks continue to be dismantled. Here’s Dietrich’s Flickr image of workers taking down the Astroland sign on Monday (h/t Gowanus Lounge). Yesterday the Department of City Planning began its review of the Coney Island Rezoning Plan, including a “Wonder Wheel Way Elevation” and a six-block “Residential and Retail District,” which certainly looks more sparkly than what Coney has become since the demolition began.


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