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Chain reaction: Corey Johnson finally talks with East River Park activists

BY LINCOLN ANDERSON | Updated Oct. 8, 1 p.m.: Council Speaker Corey Johnson on Thursday finally spoke with East River Park activists who have been…

City Hall tree lockdown ends…for now; East River Park activists warn Johnson of more to come

BY LINCOLN ANDERSON | After nearly 12 hours locked together around a tree trunk in City Hall Park, two women ended their protest action Tuesday…

East River Park activists lock themselves to tree in City Hall Park, demand response from Speaker Johnson

BY LINCOLN ANDERSON | Taking a page from old-school East Village activism, Tuesday morning two women locked themselves to a tree in City Hall Park.…

Johnson silent on pleas for emergency hearing on East River Park resiliency plan

BY LINCOLN ANDERSON | Will he or won’t he? Either way, he’s not saying. … East River Park activists have been furiously lobbying Council Speaker…

Activists FOIL Comptroller’s Office for info on East River Park project

BY LINCOLN ANDERSON | East River Park activists rejoiced at the end of last month when Comptroller Scott Stringer refused to sign off on a…

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