CVILLE 7111 said:https://untappedcities.com/2019/03/16/nycs-hudson-yards-is-officially-open-a-first-look-inside-the-largest-real-estate-development-in-the-us/
STAjo said:CVILLE 7111 said:https://untappedcities.com/2019/03/16/nycs-hudson-yards-is-officially-open-a-first-look-inside-the-largest-real-estate-development-in-the-us/
Odd, (perhaps); that your 'All that glitters is Gold' article mentions Little-to-None of the fantastic Multi-Billion Dollar give-aways by
NYC/NYS to franchise this gilded Playground for Modern Oligarchs. As well as the ineffective response by these same officials ( Sen. Schumer et. al.) in the way of NYPD, FDNY, EMS, and other Community Services needed to ensure Public Safety. jw
Lebby said:A EMS Gator has been assigned to Hudson Yards, not sure of the details.
The city did see it as a cost of doing business. They provided a school, day care, extended the 7 line and built a subway station, for example.BCR said:The politicians need to see it as a cost of doing business. I don?t know why they can?t see it in simple terms. An area gets developed bringing in thousands of people and potentially millions in tax revenue. Some of that revenue needs to be spent which protects the property owners investments which protects the tax revenue. Adding a new station with an engine, truck, ambulance and possibly a BC is a small price to pay to insure the revenue continues to flow into the city from that area. these need to be new Company?s, other Company?s May need to be relocated to provide better coverage but the city should not expect to generate more tax revenue and be able to not have to spend some of it on FD/EMS/PD