Mayor as the Robert Moses of Ground Zero?

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Michael Bloomberg, should he win re-election tomorrow, will have four years to offer insight and leadership into the redevelopment of the Ground Zero area. Bloomberg will have the potential to be a virtual Robert Moses there, a perhaps ultimate authority on what is to be built, commercially and residentially, and when. He will be someone who will be in office longer than George Pataki whose last term as governor peters out next winter and who will command more attention than top Ground Zero landlord Larry Silverstein. more [WSJ]