The Real Deal New York

Borough presidents’ big real estate agendas

A look at the five beeps varying development and land use plans

October 09, 2014 10:30AM
By Claire Moses

From left:

From left: Borough Presidents Gale Brewer, Eric Adams, Melinda Katz, James Oddo and Ruben Diaz

From the October issue: Stripped of much of their power when the city Board of Estimate was dissolved in 1990, the city’s five borough presidents seem to play a minor role in city politics these days. But one area where they can still carry significant weight is development. [more]

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