Tenants Want NYC 2nd Ave. Subway Line Work Blocked
By Kaitlin Ugolik
Law360, New York (April 19, 2013, 4:32 PM EDT) -- The owner of a New York City high-rise and its tenant association sought Thursday to block the U.S. Department of Transportation from commencing the first phase of its Second Avenue Subway project, saying the government failed to properly consider a more environmentally friendly alternative.
Yorkshire Towers Company LP and the Yorkshire Towers Tenants Association dropped a previous lawsuit over the project last summer after reaching an agreement with the DOT, the Federal Transit Administration, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and related entities that altered the location of...