There's no doubting it: With the passing of each day, Barclays Center becomes more and more of a brick-mortar-and-steel reality for the neighborhoods surrounding Atlantic Yards.
And Patch has the pictures to prove it.
Since the first Patch in Brooklyn launched in October 2010, we've been documenting the often rapid progress at the Barclays Center site—from the raising of the , the and the arrival of giant cranes hoisting pieces of roof.
In between, we've covered the discovery of , a rally led by workers claiming they had been by Forest City Ratner and the .
So as another winter approaches and the stadium's draws nearer, here's a collection of photos taken at the Barclays Center site from October 2010 to December 2011:
Photos by Graydon Gordian, Kristen V. Brown, Patrick Conti, Georgia Kral and Will Yakowicz. Video edited by Paul Leonard.