The stakes of the 960 Franklin Avenue Proposal on Crown Heights

“This represents an existential threat to the garden,” says Ethan Lustig-Elgrably, Director of Government and Community Affairs at Brooklyn Botanic Garden.

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Image: Rendering of 960 Franklin Avenue Development from viewpoint of Brooklyn Botanic Garden/Source: Municipal Art Society From

By Emily Nadal

The 960 Franklin Avenue development proposal only made it past the first step of the city’s uniform land use review process (ULURP) before it tried to change course. Heeding […]


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