Category Archives: – State Government

GiGi Li tries again to become a member of the Lower Manhattan cabal

Update August 9, 2016- The same Gigi Li who was pushed out of her last election is resurfacing, under the umbrella of Margaret Chin. This China coalition wants to conquer BPC. 

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Contractor found guilty of defrauding $1 Billion in Ground Zero scam

August 10, 2016- Any scam artists profiting from the deaths at Ground Zero deserve a special place prison.

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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

BPCA secretly adds a whole new security guard company to patrol BPC

June 6, 2016- City Safe, an entirely new, independent from AlliedBarton, security force has

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BPC Parks misleading the public on National PBS

August 6, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD I am sitting here in Ohio flipping through the channels and came across PBS. It was the Battery Park

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Told you so: NYPD Commissioner Bratton ousted, or “resigns”

August 2, 2016- BatteryPark.TV was one of the first to predict a long time ago that NYPD Commissioner

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Tip of the Week: Ed Koch explains how to deal with “Crazies” in NYC politics

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Video: Dan Squadron drops in unannounced to BPCA meeting

July 22, 2016 On July 20th, the BPCA convened a board meeting. Several minutes

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Federal court refuses to dismiss lawsuit by Kirk Swanson against the BPCA

June 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD The federal lawsuit against the BPCA, brought by former BPCA executive Kirk Swanson, passed

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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

Port Authority Chairman pleads guilty to federal conspiracy

Update July 14, 2016- He pleaded guilty.

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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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BPCA flagrantly ignores FOIL, again

July 18, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Eight months ago, in December of 2015, anticipating that Brookfield would take over the public

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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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The noose tightens around Mayor de Blasio

Update July 8, 2016- A Florida congresswoman was indicted by the Feds for setting up a fake

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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

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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

Images of the new elevated Liberty Park

June 30, 2016- This is much smaller than the High Line and will serve as just a passage way for people to get

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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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Exclusive: West Thames Bridge will now cost $45 Million and counting

June 30, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Without an ounce of this being mentioned during BPCA board meetings, the cost of the already-too-expensive

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