A project that would have seen the largest convention center in the U.S. constructed in New York City will not come to fruition.
Back in January, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo had proposed building a 3.8-million-square-foot convention center and casino in Queens, N.Y., at the site of the Aqueduct Racetrack near John F. Kennedy International Airport. The $4 billion facility would have been the largest in the country. Under the plan, the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan would