The Real Deal New York

Queens Beep backs NYS Pavilion preservation; Kings County Psych Ward will become affordable housing…and more

By Sasha von Oldershausen | March 12, 2014 04:30PM

From the March issue: In this month’s feature on government-related real estate news, The Real Deal first takes a look at Queens, where Borough President Melinda Katz has joined the fight to save the New York State Pavilion. In February, she announced plans to put together a task force aimed at saving “The Tent of Tomorrow.” Meanwhile, in Brooklyn, the former psychiatric ward at Kings County Hospital in Crown Heights will give way to an affordable housing complex. See these items and more after the jump.