From George the Atheist:
$1 Million for a Dog Run in Astoria. $1.5 Million for a Dog Run in East Elmhurst.
In Your Dreams: that $2.5 Million Fantasy Funding Moving Along Nicely Provided by the On-The-Ball Queens Political Establishment for the Construction of the Dog Run at the Steinway Mansion. A State-of-the-Art Facility with Spacious Room for Queens Dogs to Enjoy.
What that $ 2.5 million could have bought: a dog run, a public park, and preservation of historical legacy. Now this:
Message to those of us here to actually remember the first round of Dinkins from deBlasio: Let go of the past! Notice how Aubry mentions that the park space upgrade is meant for the homeless moving into the area's new shelters.