Hearing Duration 3 hours
Total Speakers* 56
Aye Comments 9 16.0%
Nay Comments 45 80.4%
No Opinion 2 3.6%
The Citizens of New Rochelle with backs to the wall had the opportunity to speak about the Echo Bay FEIS with Forest City. They for the most part had nothing nice to say about it.
They spoke but clearly they were not to be heard.
New Rochelle no longer seems to have a representative form of Government we have a form of Government where by the " Fix" has been in for quite some time.Read more
I watched the public hearing on the Echo Bay Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) last night.
I am proud of every speaker for (a) having the courage to speak publicly; (b) taking the time, and having the patience, to endure the lengthy process; and (c) finally, making a valiant attempt to let your elected officials understand how the public feels about this project.Read more
The Public Hearing at New Rochelle City Hall last night (7/23/13) provided a fascinating look into the strength, courage and conviction of our citizens and the politicians whose personal agendas continue to take precedence over the good of the comRead more
I watched the public hearing on the Echo Bay Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) and I am proud of every speaker for A; having the courage to speak publically, B; taking the time and having the patience to endure the lengthy process and fiRead more
In Westchester Guardian, July 11, 2013Read more
If you have even the slightest interest in the Echo Bay Development Plan as Proposed by Forest City/Ratner you are going to want to plan on being at City Hall on the night of July 23rd.
You can view the two plans on the City web site but the way they broke up the documents is a bit cumbersome:Read more