Brooklyn hearing shows community divided over Industry City rezoning

A protester at Monday’s hearing in Park Slope on the rezoning plan for Industry City, Brooklyn. (Photo by Craig Hubert)


At a public hearing Monday night, a divided audience debated rezoning the Industry City complex in Sunset Park. Although public review has only just kicked off, it’s already been a long and contentious process.

Held at Grand Prospect Hall in Park Slope, the meeting, hosted by Community Board 7, seemed split down the middle: on one side longtime residents and activists who were against the proposal, on the other side Industry City tenants and local union members who supported the rezoning.

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