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It is pretty sad local office elections would have such low turnout given it is those positions that effect us on a more intimate level than a US Senator and Congressmember or even the President. Heck, the position of our governor was being contested!5 months ago
I can only presume that most people who voted for this in the city were people expecting to attain jobs at the casinos, but I bet they didn't read it wasn't coming to the city.6 months ago
A legitimate complaint I heard when I was there was that the shuttle bus between Vernon and Queensboro was very lacking in service times to which I have to ask, what makes them think a shuttle to GCT will be any better? Also, if no one likes taking shuttle buses to get to their place of business, why would they do that any more likely from GCT?
At first, I thought people were complaining how they did not have easy access to Metro North or the Lexington line, but apparently GCT is a great location to connect to other lines. Somehow. I spoke to a person who wanted to take the propose shuttle to GCT, take the S to Times Square, and take the 1 train to Penn Station to which one would surmised taking the E from Court Square could do that...10 months ago
Actually Harrison in the end won the appeal and Red Bull have paid all taxes owed in that court case, so in a way they did win. BIG. That money is going a long way to paying the town's debt. Also buildings are being torn down and being built. In fact there's a building in front of Red Bull Arena that is being constructed. Also PATH has approved last year the renovation of the station so things are happening there albeit slowly.Jan 31, 2013