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Bloomberg Rushes to Approve Billion-Dollar Projects Before Leaving Office

Bloomberg Rushes to Approve Billion-Dollar Projects Before Leaving Office
Bloomberg Rushes to Approve Billion-Dollar Projects Before Leaving Office , Courtesy of VisualHouse
Courtesy of VisualHouse

Mayor Bloomberg's decade long administration may be ending this January, but not before he ensures the approval of $12 billion worth of privately developed projects throughout New York City. Under Bloomberg, 40 percent of NYC has been rezoned, creating a hot-bed of new construction. From multi-million dollar research centers to multi-billion dollar neighborhoods — complete with luxury waterfront apartments, outlet malls and the western hemisphere's largest Ferris Wheel — each one of these megaprojects will undoubtedly transform NYC in the coming decades. Check them out here.


Cite: Jose Luis Gabriel Cruz. "Bloomberg Rushes to Approve Billion-Dollar Projects Before Leaving Office " 24 Dec 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/461858/bloomberg-rushes-to-approve-billion-dollar-projects-before-leaving-office/>