Via Streetsblog, I found this post on the McBrooklyn blog about our well-loved local subway plaza.
In other forums I've gotten into heated arguments with posters on the merits of the plaza, which I found hard to believe. I guess if you never get out of your SUV and actually ride the subway, you wouldn't appreciate how nice it is to stand outside in the sun (or shade of a tree) while waiting for your train.
I'll have some more substantive stuff up about the F train petition later (3561 signatures).
I wonder if the McBrooklyn blogger knows that the plaza is currently threatened with extinction by a developer and designated villain Robert Scarano's to cut down the trees and build there?
Check out the CORD blog which is run by neighborhood activists fighting the development.