I keep hearing about the deteriorating conditions of our historic LIRR Station and parking garage. Is it getting worse? One reader who sent in the following photos, told me this:
“Most of the hallways smell disgusting, people drop trash, throw-up, piss and it’s never cleaned. The drug dealing and pot smoking is ridiculous. And now we have a fresh coat of graffiti in the overpass. Mind you this all happens right next to LBPD headquarters!!! This kinda stuff can have a real impact on people thinking about moving to LB, think “broken windows theory”.
Here are photos of freshly painted graffiti:
“This is no quality of life for what we pay to live here and the insane fares that LIRR charges, which are going up by AGAIN, by the way.
Took this snapshot on my way home tonight. I only know it’s vomit remains because I remember when it first appeared early last month. The whole side of the door was covered in puke and it stunk.
Someone propped the door open and the rain washed most of it away over the course of a few days.