Norman Oder

Brooklyn journalist Norman Oder writes the daily Atlantic Yards Report watchdog blog and has contributed to the New York Times, Salon, Streetsblog, Columbia Journalism Review, and other publications.

Why Reviewing Brooklyn's New Arena Before It Opened Was Premature

Barclays Center can't be assessed as a standalone building; its impact on the surrounding neighborhood must be taken into account.

Fears of a Tight Fit for Brooklyn's Arena

Despite assurances, concerns that the Barclays Center will bring rowdy crowds and overstuffed streets haven't gone away.