Today marks the beginning of the rest of Coney Island's life. And how will it be lived? As a retro-seedy, hot-dog-chomping playground or as a souped up, spa-loving residential-development-cum-mall? These are questions we will ponder until the Mayor unveils his grand plan for the New Coney Island later today. We sort of think we know the answer, but, hey, we thought Anthony Weiner was a shoo-in.
· 'Parachute' drop to spur Coney fixup [Daily News]
· Coney Island: Unleash the Malls [Curbed]
· Questioning Coney Island Redevelopment [Curbed]