there is a conflicting process at work; as North Brooklyn is planned now, over the next decade, the actual amount of mixed-use commercial space will dramatically decrease. As the demand for above street level non-retail commercial space goes up, new development in our area will be predominantly residential without any mixed-use space for the new creative economy. And instead of continuing to develop as a vibrant cultural and economic engine, the new North Brooklyn will effectively become an inner ring suburb [and be economically consumptive rather than generative].
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a few weeks ago, a group seed bombed Bed Stuy. now they are aiming their guns at greenpoint. send an email to 21stcenturyplowshare[at]gmail[got]com and indicate your intersted in bombing greenpoint.