Under the Redevelopment Plan

Under the Redevelopment Plan Photograph of the Pavilion of Fun and facade of Steeplechase Park

"Under the Redevelopment Plan Coney Island, N.Y. famed Steeplechase Park would be demolished to make way for housing to alleviate a very urgent need in the area. This view shows the beginning of the Steeplechase property at West 16th Street. It is proposed that this bloc be used for a relocated ice skating rink and convention hall and an area from West 17th Street west to 20th Street be used for housing..."