A reader sent in this photo of the Rocawear Mobile Shop which finally popped up at the corner of Flatbush and 5th Avenues this weekend. (Check out the interior of the store here.) Although Atlantic Yards Report admits it’s a “nifty retail concept,” the blog also notes that “it would take a lot of temporary installments–shops, flea market, playground–to bring life to the empty lots created by demolitions in the Atlantic Yards footprint.” Indeed.
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