A state court judge must toss the ongoing lawsuit holding up the Gowanus neighborhood rezoning following a mayoral executive order, lawyers for the city argued Wednesday.
A Brooklyn judge decided on Thursday to further study whether the city’s planned Zoom-based ULURP meetings are legal under city law.
A Brooklyn Supreme Court judge said she's leaning toward allowing certification but wants time to read through hundreds of pages of affidavits filed in the case.
Opponents of the Gowanus rezoning sued the city Friday, alleging the Department of City Planning’s virtual Zoom hearings don’t allow for enough public review for the neighborhood-wide land use changes.
Opponents of the city’s Gowanus rezoning lawyered up to potentially challenge the neighborhood-wide land use proposal in court, advocates announced Tuesday.