Forest City Echo Bay & Armory

New Rochelle City Council Renews Echo Bay Proposals


In the March 28, 2014 issue of Soundview Rising

Will a Grant Hasten Waterfront Development in New Rochelle?


While three areas for development were presented at the March 11, 2014 New Rochelle City Council meeting, emphasis by Commissioner of Development, Luiz Aragon, was placed on the development of the waterfront area.

NEW RECORDS EMERGE: Army Corps of Engineers Echo Bay PRP Report on Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration


Echo Bay PRP Report CoverEarlier today, I obtained under FOIA an Army Corps of Engineers report:

Forest City Withdraws Echo Bay Lawsuit Against City of New Rochelle


Forest City Residential has withdrawn a demand letter for $2 million sent to the City of New Rochelle earlier this month.

City of New Rochelle Issues Statement on Forest City Threats Over Echo Bay


The City of New Rochelle has issued the following statement:

Forest City threatens City of New Rochelle with Lawsuit over failed Echo Bay project


New Rochelle, NY -- Forest City has sent the City of New Rochelle a Demand Letter for $2 million in connection with the failed Echo Bay project.

The letter claims that Forest City spent roughly $3 million on legal, consulting and lobbying fees in connection with the project.