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Helium balloons are released after Westchester County Executive (Credit: Angela Gaul)

Helium balloons are released after Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, bottom left, and Sustainable Playland Inc. president Druv Narain, second from left, signed a letter of intent on a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland at a press conference in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

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Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino announced a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland during a news conference in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

Helium balloons are released after Westchester County Executive
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Helium balloons are released after Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, bottom left, and Sustainable Playland Inc. president Druv Narain, second from left, signed a letter of intent on a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland at a press conference in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, left, and Sustainable
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, left, and Sustainable Playland Inc. president Druv Narain, second from left, smile after they signed a letter of intent on a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland at a press conference in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Sustainable Playland
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Sustainable Playland Inc. president Druv Narain sign a letter of intent on a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland at a press conference in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

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Rye resident Douglas McKean applauds as County Executive
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Rye resident Douglas McKean applauds as County Executive Rob Astorino announces a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland at a press conference in the Playland Ice Casino in Rye. McKean, who wrote his masters' thesis in 1979 outlining a vision for Playland while studying landscape architecture at the University of Virginia, is a consultant on the project. Board member Joseph Carlucci is seated beside him. (Oct. 11, 2012)

The marching band from Archbishop Stepinac High School
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

The marching band from Archbishop Stepinac High School plays for politicians, developers and investors in the amusement park area of Playland where Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Sustainable Playland Inc. president Druv Narain signed a letter of intent on a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland at a press conference in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

Dhruv Narain, the president of Sustainable Playland Inc.,
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Dhruv Narain, the president of Sustainable Playland Inc., and County Executive Rob Astorino discuss a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland at a press conference in the Playland Ice Casino in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

Dhruv Narain, right, the president of Sustainable Playland
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Dhruv Narain, right, the president of Sustainable Playland Inc., and Dan Biederman of Biederman Redevelopment Ventures attend a press conference in the Playland Ice Casino in Rye. Dhruv Narain is the president of Sustainable Playland Inc. Biederman's group will be in charge of security, maintenance and day-to-day management of the property throughout the contraction phase. (Oct. 11, 2012)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Sustainable Playland
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Sustainable Playland Inc. president Druv Narain prepare to sign a letter of intent on a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland at a press conference in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

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Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Sustainable Playland
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Sustainable Playland Inc. president Druv Narain shake hands after signing a letter of intent on a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland at a press conference in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Sustainable Playland
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Sustainable Playland Inc. president Druv Narain sign a letter of intent on a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland at a press conference in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Sustainable Playland
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Sustainable Playland Inc. president Druv Narain prepare to sign a letter of intent on a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland at a press conference in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino announces a $34
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino announces a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland during a news conference in the Playland Ice Casino in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino announces a $34
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino announces a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland during a news conference in the Playland Ice Casino in Rye. (Oct. 11, 2012)

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Dan Biederman of Biederman Redevelopment Ventures answers questions
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Dan Biederman of Biederman Redevelopment Ventures answers questions about a $34 million plan to redevelop Playland at a press conference in the Playland Ice Casino in Rye. Dhruv Narain, the president of Sustainable Playland Inc., and County Executive Rob Astorino are also pictured. Biederman's group will be in charge of security, maintenance and day-to-day management of the property throughout the contraction phase. (Oct. 11, 2012)

Dhruv Narain, the president of Sustainable Playland Inc.,
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Dhruv Narain, the president of Sustainable Playland Inc., and Dan Biederman of Biederman Redevelopment Ventures attend a press conference in the Playland Ice Casino in Rye. Dhruv Narain is the president of Sustainable Playland Inc. Biederman's group will be in charge of security, maintenance and day-to-day management of the property throughout the contraction phase. (Oct. 11, 2012)

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