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Madison Square Garden should be planted somewhere else, Michael Kors Outlets a city pol says.
Penn Station is bursting at the seams â and to give it room to expand, the city should refuse to give the Garden an indefinite permit to stay atop the cramped station, Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer argues.
Instead, the city should extend the Michael Kors Stores Gardenâs permit â which expired in January â for only 10 years while the arena looks for a new spot, Stringer says.
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The Garden recently has sunk nearly $1 billion into a massive renovation, and any deal to move would probably involve big public subsidies.
But Stringer said itâs crucial for the arena to relocate for the third time in its history.
Andrew Savulich/New York Daily News
If Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer gets his way, heâll see Madison Square Garden moved further west to provide more room for the bursting-at-the-seams Penn Station.
âIt is time to build a more spacious, attractive and efficient station that will further encourage transit use, reduce driving into the city and spur economic growth,â he says. âWhile we need to ensure the Garden always has a Cheap Michael Kors Bags vibrant and accessible home in Manhattan, moving Michael Kors Usa the arena is an important first step to improving Penn Station.â
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Sites that have been suggested include Ninth Ave. and W. 30th St., now the site of a general Michael Kors Python Handbag mail facility, or behind the General Post Office between W. 31st and W. 33rd Sts.
The post office itself will be the future home of Amtrak operations now at Penn Station.
The City Planning Commission and City Council will have final say on the permit, while Stringerâs vote is advisory. The Council might resist giving Michael Kors Handbag Sale the Garden what it wants because Cablevision, which arena owner James Dolan also runs, has experienced recent labor strife.
A spokesman for Madison Square Garden said the arena was being âunfairly singled outâ since no other sports venue in the city has a time limit on its operations.
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