Disappointing critics of Bruce Ratner's plans for a new Nets' arena, incoming New York Gov. David Paterson has told the Daily News he expects to continue his predecessor's support for the Atlantic Yards development. As a state senator three years ago, Paterson questioned the use of condemnation proceedings to acquire property for the arena and 16 surrounding skyscapers at the edge of downtown Brooklyn.
- Nice-guy David Paterson can be plenty tough, he says - Joe Mahoney - New York Daily News
- Paterson will continue support for Atlantic Yards - Norman Oder - Atlantic Yards Report