“There is no filtration on New York City water.”
“More trees, more plants, more – OK, in my big picture thing – I would love to see more raptors in the city.”
“New York is livable–it is more than livable, it’s wonderful — because of density. And not just the density of people, but I think the density of opportunity.”
It’s the most exciting city in the world to work in. I could walk down the street, bump into somebody; you begin to talk to each other and before you know it, we are starting a business. It’s just people you meet casually.
“All the way from Greenpoint to Bay Ridge there were, for a hundred years, only four places where a private citizen could get to the water.”
“What I tell them is that in New York, the landscape is the people.”