NYC Transit Union Protests Building 'Giveaway' To NYU

Law360, New York (April 26, 2012, 4:39 PM EDT) -- The deal for New York University to build a new science campus at the Metropolitan Transit Authority's former Brooklyn headquarters cleared a major hurdle Wednesday, but not before the Transit Workers Union lambasted the plan at an MTA board meeting, saying it would waste millions of dollars.

Before the MTA board voted to return the master lease for 370 Jay St. to the city, from which the agency had been leasing the property at a symbolic rent of $1 per year, union Local President John Samuelsen...
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