Politics

Another first person account of Voter Fraud during the NY State Primary (2016).

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For over 2 decades, a faded, red and tan voter registration card has kept its place in my wallet. This past month I learned it has absolutely no value, and that my voter registration has disappeared.



NYCHA Auto Graveyard: State Sponsored Blight

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For one NYC housing project, it’s the 1970 & 80s all over again.



LIC Elks Lodge – Developer Vandalism Edition

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In LIC, a new preservation battle has escalated quickly.



The abandoned northern end of Bushwick Inlet Park

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In 2005, a large swath of the north Brooklyn waterfront was rezoned. To gain community approval for this rezoning, a large 28 acre park surrounding Bushwick Inlet was promised, and never delivered.



Let’s fix NYC’s snow-filled crosswalk problem

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Every time NYC is hit with a blizzard, the government does two things: 1) they plow all of the streets as quickly as they can and 2) they reopen mass transit as soon as possible. The third piece of the puzzle, clearing sidewalks and crosswalks, is seen as “not our problem” by our elected officials.



NYC, where Revenue is more important than Rescue

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What’s more important, writing tickets or allowing a fire truck to pass? For at least one NYPD ticket agent, tickets are far more important.



A Better Plan for Queens Transit Needs

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In a separate post, I dissected Elizabeth Crowley’s ‘Light Rail to The Mall’ plan. Realizing this probably makes me look like a really mean spirited guy, allow me to put forth a far more superior plan.



Disassembling Crowley’s Light Rail to The Mall plan

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The abandoned Glendale “Station”. There have been some recent news stories about the NYC city council trying to plan some better transit options around NYC – one of those ideas is to revive passenger train service along the ‘Lower Montauk’ tracks through Queens.



Flushing Airport, Fire Salvage, and the only NYC Fire Rig to ever be abandoned.

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When we went to flushing airport, it was just a few days after the 9/11 attack on the world trade center.