In Sunset Park, Proposed Waterfront Street Car Meets Most Vocal Rejection Yet

SUNSET PARK, BROOKLYN — At a two-and-a-half hour Community Board 7 meeting in Sunset Park on Monday, local residents aligned with community activist organization UPROSE in visceral and unequivocal opposition to the proposed Brooklyn Queens Connector(BQX), a 16-mile light rail train from Astoria to Sunset Park that they dubbed the "Gentrification Express."