The following excerpt is from an article by David Reich-Hale that was published in the the Friday, August 3rd edition of Newsday. You can read the entire piece here.

But developers will continue to pitch mixed-use plans, predicted Richard Murdocco, an adjunct professor of public policy at Stony Brook University.

“Once developers see something they think will be a trend, they go at it like a dog and a bone,” Murdocco said.