Since the Crapper is always criticized for not liking any development projects, I thought I'd let you know about the latest one on the horizon that sounds like a good idea to me:
Beacon of hope for S.I.
Staten Island: Development Planned for Terminal Area
It would create a museum, stores and housing and restore the waterfront, which now is sitting there simply decaying.
Photo from the National Lighthouse Museum, which is what will be restored.