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Two Atlantic Yards related meetings this week

Following the meeting by BrooklynSpeaks about Atlantic Yards governance on Saturday, there are two more Project related meetings as detailed from their announcements this week:

1).  Forum:  Sam Schwartz Traffic Mitigation Plan

Tuesday, June 14 at Brooklyn Borough Hall, (209 Joralemon Street), from 6:30 to 8:00 pm

The public is invited to a fourm sponsored by Empire State Development Coroporation and Community Boards 2, 6, and 8 to discuss the Sam Schwartz traffic mitigation plan that will begin to be implemented July 24th and will be complete before the anticipated opening of the Barclays Center in the fall of 2012.

There will be a presentation detailing the changes and the public will be given the opportunity to ask questions.

2).  Unity 4 Community Meeting -- We Can Do Better Than Than an Arena, A Big Parking Lot

Wednesday, June 15 at Atlantic Commons, (388 Atlantic Avenue between Hoyt and Bond), at 7:00 pm

The meeting will include a presentation by UNITY Plan designers and architects Marshall Brown and Ron Shiffman, a discussion of the current and future status of the site and Q &A with a panel including elected officials.    Your ideas, thoughts and input will be invaluable to the meeting.

The meeting is sponsored by Assemblyman James Brennan, Senator Bill Perkins, Senator Eric Adams, Assemblywoman Joan Millman, Councilmember Letitia James, Councilmember Brad Lander, Councilmember Stephen Levin, District Leader Chris Owens, Council of Brooklyn Neighborhoods, Pratt Graduate Center for Planning and the Environment, Park Slope Neighbors, Park Slope Greens, Four Borough Neighborhood Preservation Alliance, Prospect Heights Democrats for Reform, Park Slope Civic Council, Central Brooklyn Independent Democrats