Parkchester neighborhood mulls fate of abandoned turkey factory

Some Parkchester residents are thankful a turkey factory closed its doors for good, but now they have a wish list of what they?d like to see take its place. The community fought to close down the L.S.K.

News 12 Staff

Nov 30, 2006, 12:11 AM

Updated 6,446 days ago

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Some Parkchester residents are thankful a turkey factory closed its doors for good, but now they have a wish list of what they?d like to see take its place.
The community fought to close down the L.S.K. factory, saying it emitted a foul smell and caused respiratory problems. Neighbors say now that the factory has moved to New Jersey, they have big plans for the vacant lot. Some popular suggestions include a day care center or children?s museum.
Community leaders say without a buyer, it?s too early to tell what will become of the factory. Residents say they will be happy with the decision as long as a busy shopping center doesn?t take its place.


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