Category Archives: Gripes

NY Waterway ferry boat crashes

July 23, 2016- As BP.TV has warned many times before, one of those dangerous NY Waterway ferry boats

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Did the BPCA rig the contract to redesign South End Avenue?

Update July 25, 2016- There is a town hall meeting tonight at 6 River Terrace to discuss the plans to renovate South End

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More flagrant propaganda by Obama’s puppets in the media

July 23, 2016- On July 22, 2016, a radical jihadist lone shooter murdered children and other innocent

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Outrageous propaganda from NBC

July 22, 2016- There was yet another ISIS attack on innocent children in Europe. Well, this does not fit in

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American state-sponsored media

January 4, 2016- by Steven E. Greer The American media is becoming as bad as Russian state-sponsored media, literally. The national

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Former jewel of NYC parks, BPC Parks are now neglected beds of weeds

Update June 19, 2016- We added some “Before” photos at the bottom.

Posted in - Politics, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Crime, Decline of our parks, Parks | 1 Comment

BPC needs a BREXIT-like exit

Update June 24, 2016- BREXIT supporters won and the UK will leave the EU, likely triggering other

Posted in - City government, - Downtown oversight, - Federal government, - Politics, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Decline of our parks, Op-Ed, Parks | 2 Comments

Crooked de Blasio gives favor to his helicopter company donors

July 21, 2016- Mayor de Blasio is under federal investigation for giving quid pro quo favors to

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Press release from State Senator Squadron urging, once again, that BPCA allow public comments at board meetings

For Immediate Release: June 20, 2016

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Post Offices in New York and New Albany: A tale of two cities

July 16, 2016- by Steven E. Greer The post office on Church Street that serves Battery Park is overburdened and understaffed.

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People are asking, “Where did all the AlliedBarton Ambassadors go?”

July 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I am not the only one who has noticed that all of those bright-green-shirted AlliedBarton Ambassadors,

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Dear President Obama: Is it an existential threat yet?

Update July 15, 2016- In Paris during a Bastille Day celebration, more than 80 innocent children,

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Woman on bike hit and killed by SUV at West Side Highway and Chambers Street

Update July 14, 2016- Downtown Express has a photo of the woman killed on her bike last month.

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Canadian conglomerate Brookfield Property makes flagrant land grab of public park space

July 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Why did the BPCA and Brookfield Property want to stop bike riders from going past the marina

Posted in - Brookfield Place, - Downtown oversight, - Politics, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Gripes, Op-Ed, Sailing/Yachting, Wall Street | Leave a comment

Where once there stood a strip club….

July 8, 2016- Where once there stood a strip club, Pussycat lounge, now stands an erect pencil tower.

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New trees on Vesey Street live after all

Update July 8, 2016- I am happy to be wrong here. The locust trees have lived through the

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Never accept the original sales pitch

July 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I am doing a lot of shopping for basic services and home furnishings. I am amazed at how flagrantly

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Brookfield Place takes over the marina esplanade, banning cyclists

July 1, 2016- The upper deck esplanade that surrounds the North Cove Marina has been taken away from your use,

Posted in - Brookfield Place, - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - NYPD First Precinct, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Gripes | 10 Comments

We now have the government that our Founding Fathers expressly warned about

July 6, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Yesterday, FBI Director Comey wrapped up their long investigation into Hillary Clinton announcing

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CB1’s Catherine McVay Hughes to “step down”

April 26, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD No one with power ever “steps down” voluntarily. Sumner Redstone is 92 and being pushed out of

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