abandoned lot

Bank cleared to clean lot
Bank cleared to clean lot
News Melissa Chan 11/16/2012 at 1:52PM

A major bank has been granted legal permission to clean and maintain an abandoned six-acre lot in Whitestone, which neighbors say has become a hotbed for wild animals and overgrown weeds. The undeveloped 150-33 6th Avenue site has been neglected for more than a year, according to the site’s next door neighbor, Artie McCrossen. It [...]

Abandoned Whitestone lot forces curfew on family
Abandoned Whitestone lot forces curfew on family
News Melissa Chan 8/08/2012 at 12:18PM

It’s house arrest come sunset for one family in Whitestone who say they’re being held hostage by a hotbed of mosquitoes and wild animals thriving in an abandoned six-acre lot next door. “We’re limited to the time we can use our yard — cooking out or going into the pool. Once it starts to get [...]