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Coney Update-o-Rama

The TImes has declared that all is now well for Coney Island, but Salon has a less rosy outlook on the neighborhood's redevelopment. Locals are still waiting for the promised job creation, and "Coney Island lacks the adequate infrastructure?including stormwater lines and sewage lines?to support the flood of residents expected to arrive once plans for Coney Island's revitalization make headway." The cost of fixing up that infrastructure? $417 million. [Salon; previously]