That Staten Island is depleting itself of young people has been a source of concern to the city, Seth W. Pinsky, president of the New York City Economic Development Corporation, told me. The hope is that Homeport will be appealing enough and reasonable enough to retain and attract men and women in their 20s and 30s who might otherwise be inclined to move, especially to New Jersey.
"Economic Revival, Without the Fancy Cheese?" in The New York Times
Learn how the former Navy Homeport will be transformed into a vibrant, sustainable, and livable addition to the Stapleton community and the Staten Island waterfront.