It's interesting how city planning deems certain debatable development projects to be not good for the city, while others which clearly are bad are allowed to proceed, if not encouraged, without a second thought:
Sitt Buckles Into Coney Rollercoaster
The Daily News reports that in a different part of Brooklyn, a lovely old church is now threatened:
Sacrificing sanctuary for condos
Photo of Department of City Planning Commissioner Amanda Burden from the NY Observer.