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Queens Development Plans Approved

by Dara L. Miles, Nov 17, 2008
 
After much debate and opposition, the City Council Thursday approved a plan to develop Willets Point, a polluted industrial area of Queens. To win support, the administration agreed to provide more affordable housing on the site and to protections for local businesses. 

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