Mayor Visits Public Housing Complex in Brooklyn, Tries to Pitch Plan for New Development Brooklyn Reader January 12, 2016 January 12, 2016, 3:37 pm The mayor visited a public housing complex in Brooklyn as he tries to pitch residents a plan for new development on the city-owned land. NY1’s Courtney Gross filed the following report. They lined up down the sidewalk and went through security for an unusual guest. Mayor Bill de Blasio held […] Click here to view original web page at www.ny1.com Want to write for us? We're looking for interns and experienced writers! Go here for more information.