Cindy Rodriguez is the Urban Policy reporter for New York Public Radio.
Day Laborers Squeezed as Construction Slows
Tuesday, November 25, 2008
New York, NY —
Here's a sign that the construction boom is slowing. The line of men waiting for a free warm meal on Roosevelt Avenue in Queens keeps getting longer. The men, nearly all of them Latino, say they are struggling to find work. WNYC's Cindy Rodriguez reports.