Occupy New Haven Removed

Heavy equipment took down Occupy New Haven's encampment on the city green. Front end loaders piled up the resulting debris. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Occupy Remove 0418021006a Heavy equipment took down Occupy New Haven's encampment on the city green. Front end loaders piled up the resulting debris. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Front end loaders shoved Occupy New Haven's encampment into piles.  The piles were then picked up and dropped into dump trucks. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Occupy Remove 0418021006 Front end loaders shoved Occupy New Haven's encampment into piles. The piles were then picked up and dropped into dump trucks. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A crew in protective gear checked tents at Occupy New Haven for any dangerous material, before the tents were removed.  Nothing was found. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Occupy Remove 0418020911a A crew in protective gear checked tents at Occupy New Haven for any dangerous material, before the tents were removed. Nothing was found. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
City crews are confronted with a balloon in the shape of a tent, hanging from a tree. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Occupy Remove 0418020906 City crews are confronted with a balloon in the shape of a tent, hanging from a tree. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Police cordoned off the Occupy New Haven encampment, before public works crews removed the tents, tarps, wooden pallets, and personal items. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Occupy Remove 0418020905a Police cordoned off the Occupy New Haven encampment, before public works crews removed the tents, tarps, wooden pallets, and personal items. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Mayor John DeStefano, at a news conference after the removal of Occupy New Haven's encampment from the city green. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Occupy Remove 0418021109 Mayor John DeStefano, at a news conference after the removal of Occupy New Haven's encampment from the city green. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

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