Category Archives: Battery Park City and BPCA

Zelda the mythical turkey exemplifies the sad state of newspapers today

October 9, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Today, the once prestigious New York Times published

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Pit bull attacks dozens of kids at a school

November 21, 2018- Relating to the drug dealers who own pit bulls, The Post reports, “Fifteen

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Essay: The BPCA PILOT fees are unconstitutional taxation without representation

Update December 20, 2017- Governor Cuomo finally, reluctantly, signed the bill to supposedly

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Amazon moves into Brookfield Place, signaling the end

October 23, 2018- by Steven E. Greer BPTV has been the first to report on the demise of “Luxury” Brookfield Place. When the period of five

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Review: The new El Vez cheeseburger is the best one Downtown

November 8, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Without consulting me first, El Vez expanded

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Exclusive: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand ignored complaints about a sexual predator on par with Harvey Weinstein

Update May 8, 2018- Now, Gillibrand friend Eric Schneiderman has abruptly resigned from his New York

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Essay: Quid pro Cuomo: Governor Cuomo appoints only BPCA board members who donate millions to him

February 25, 2018- The NYT reports, “To tally the donations that Mr. Cuomo has received

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With the demise of the Village Voice, will the ugly news racks go too?

September 1, 2018- The Village Voice print newspaper has gone out of business. The company

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Essay: Sheer negligence allowed terrorist truck attack on Lower Manhattan

Update January 29, 2018- I told you so. We Inform. Victims of the Halloween ISIS attack are suing the city for negligence.

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Former Ritz-Carlton hotel sold again

October 4, 2018- RealDeal reports: “Los Angeles-based firm Urban Commons has acquired the hotel portion of the Wagner at the Battery.

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CB1 meeting agenda for November 7, 2018

November 2, 2018- The CB1 meeting next week will have some interesting updates by Brookfield Place and

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Governor Quid pro Cuomo panders to Hispanics by proposing Puerto Rico hurricane memorial in BPC

September 21, 2018- Our corrupt Mafia Don governor, whom I prefer to call “Quid Pro Cuomo“, is pandering to the socialists on the left by proposing a monument in The Battery (the news

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Pennsylvania Mayor gets 15-years in prison for rigging contracts (just like Governor Quid pro Cuomo)

October 23, 2018- by Steven E. Greer BPTV has reported extensively on the routine use of RFP contract rigging by the BPCA to drive

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The new BPCA administration, courtesy of Steven E. Greer

March 7, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD On March 5th, the BPCA convened a town hall meeting in 6 River Terrace. On display for the first time

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What I did for Summer 2015

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Deadly infections from dog saliva on the rise

October 4, 2018- The next time you see a lunatic treating their dog like a human child, bringing them onto a plane or into a restaurant, think about this: CBS reports, “A Wisconsin man who lost part of his forearms … Continue reading

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Politico lists three BPC moguls as top donors to Corrupt Cuomo

July 19, 2018- In the wake of the recent convictions for corruption of Cuomo’s top staff for rigging

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Will Sheldon Silver ever see a day in prison?

Update October 5, 2018– Shelly dodged jail again. His appeal papers are due December 3rd.

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Terrorist strikes BPC

September 29, 2018- Federal prosecutes are seeking the death penalty for “bike path terrorist”

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Exclusive: BPCA head of human resources, Brenda McIntyre, fired

October 21, 2017- BPTV has learned that Brenda McIntyre, Vice President of Human Resources at the

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