Saturday, August 18, 2012
Good for granny!
From the NY Post:
It’s Grandma vs. Goliath in the Hamptons.
A plucky 83-year-old Southampton Village woman is going to court in an attempt to rid her hood of massive McMansions.
Evelyn Konrad claims in a new federal lawsuit that her high-powered neighbors — many of them finance honchos — have turned her subdivision into an overcrowded “Queens by the sea” because of an improperly adopted zoning code.
The suit doesn’t seek money — it seeks demolition.
Undeterred by her wealthy opponents,The brassy Stanford law graduate once skewered the supersized digs as “multimillion-dollar penis enlargements,” in a letter to a local newspaper.
“It’s a ‘Mine is bigger than yours’ thing with these people,” she said yesterday.