Posted by Matty from Flatbush
on Monday, March 30th 2020:
In Reply to: Re: Additional Brooklyn Trivia posted by Nate Goldman on Sunday, March 29th 2020:
It's pretty easy to research online. Unfortunately, we cannot post links here but if you Google "brooklyn merging into nyc 1898" you can get a few good histories such as Wikipedia or a Brownstoner article. Basically, talk about consolidation was going on for 20 years and there were all kinds of pros and cons. But yes, the people did vote and voted for it.
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