brooklyn bridge :
- n a suspension bridge across the East River in New York City; opened in 1883
News & Articles
- React-o-matic: Bloomberg's Seaport City Plan Met with Confusion, Skepticism
Probably the most controversial aspect of Mayor Bloomberg's $20 billion storm protection plan is Seaport City, the proposed elevated neighborhood just south of the Brooklyn Bridge, modeled after Battery Park City (which was relatively unharmed by Hurricane Sandy). The...
June 18, 2013 - Curbed New York
- Global warming's here, get used to it
This artist rendering shows a proposed "Seaport City" neighborhood to be built just south of the Brooklyn Bridge that could act as a buffer against flooding in lower Manhattan.
June 17, 2013 - Everett Herald
- Washington Square Park Wire: WWJJD? That's what Cathryn Swan, editor...
WWJJD? That's what Cathryn Swan, editor of the Washington Square Park blog, is asking about the fate of her beloved, unruly, history-laden patch of greenery and recreation. As more and more parks, from Madison Square to Central to Brooklyn Bridge,...
June 17, 2013 - Curbed New York