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Atlantic Yards

  • The Williamsburgh Savings Bank (map)

Jane’s Walkers will learn the context of Brooklyn’s most controversial development project with Norman Oder, the journalist behind the Atlantic Yards Report blog and founder of New York Like a Native tours. The walk will begin near Atlantic Terminal, in front of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank, Brooklyn’s iconic tower. Walkers will then dip into the revitalized Fort Greene community before traversing the area around the Barclays Center arena and the rest of the unbuilt Atlantic Yards footprint in Prospect Heights.

Time: 2:00pm-4:00pm

Date: Saturday May 5, 2012

Event Start: The Williamsburgh Savings Bank/One Hanson Place (near the intersection of Atlantic and Flatbush Ave.)

Event End: Corner of Dean Street and Vanderbilt Avenue, Prospect Heights

Host Organization: Norman Oder, author, Atlantic Yards Report blog, and founder of New York Like a Native tours.

Registration: No need to sign up, just show up at the posted meeting location.

Accessibility: Fully Accessible