Willets Point

queens, new york

In the shadows of the newly constructed Citi-Field, the Iron Triangle was branded as "another euphemism for blight". Shortly thereafter; each shop owner within this industrial node was issued the promise of eviction, as redevelopment plans that would be more consistent with the new vision for the neighborhood were unveiled

Currently, the city's redevelopment plans for the Iron Triangle are still pending, but each of its current business tenants have been already been issued a deadline to evacuate their respective places of business, in April 2011 -- ongoing