Architecture / New York

A Baseball Graveyard in Queens’ Forgotten Railroad

An overgrown overpass at Union Turnpike and Woodhaven Boulevard, part of the proposed Queensway project.

Abandoned for half a century, the old Rockaway Beach Branch of the Long Island Railroad is stirring debate today as opposing visions for its future emerge. ┬áBefore it’s reactivated to serve beleaguered Queens commuters, or converted …