Friday, October 14, 2011
Mr. Ward compared it to Vietnam, a place where no one has been able to declare a victory, reported Crain's NY.
According to Crain's, Mr. Ward said, "Red Hook must be connected to Governor's Island," adding that if that doesn't happen, the island “will never reach its full potential.”
He also suggested moving the Red Hook container terminal somewhere else, like Sunset Park. More insight into this speech at the Observer.
Photo of Red Hook from Governors Island courtesy of Google Maps
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