Bus Shelter

After Years of Construction, this M103 Bus Stop Finally Returns to the Bowery

Posted February 13, 2019 at 5:09 am

The bus stop is back and it’s better than ever, hey-la, the bus stop is back. On the Bowery, that is. It took about three months of cage-rattling by neighbors before the city finally reinstated the northbound M103 bus stop on the Bowery, just north of Delancey. The new signpost was installed in the sidewalk outside […]

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M103 Bus Stop Relocated Closer to Rivington Street Thanks to CitizenM Hotel Construction

Last modified April 7, 2015 at 9:22 am

Construction at the recently activated CitizenM Hotel on the Bowery is already causing major disruptions. Like a one-story plywood fence and a new walkway that occupies a good portion of roadway. And at the expense of an existing bus stop. The northbound M103 – an orphaned bus stop for a couple weeks – has just […]

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Modesty War Brewing Over H&M Beyonce Advert on Grand Street

Posted May 13, 2013 at 6:42 am

The so-called “bulge” of the Lower East Side still remains a religious Jewish stronghold despite the rampant change on all fronts.

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CB3 Votes Against Greyhound’s “Yo! Bus” on Essex; Suggesting Alternate Location

Last modified March 11, 2013 at 9:54 pm

Tense. Anxious. Blood boiling. Just a few adjectives to describe last night’s CB3 subcommittee meeting regarding a Greyhound curbside bus initiative beside Seward Park.

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Continued Backlash Against Cemusa Newsstands and Bus Shelters

Posted August 7, 2012 at 6:28 am

Neighborhood newsstands as we once knew them are all but dead. Bulldozed and replaced with antiseptic glass. And while the new sidewalk facilities might be larger, reliability seems suspect.

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Saying No to Calvin Klein Bowery Bulges

Posted March 12, 2012 at 11:24 am

Looks like the cock-friendly Calvin Klein underwear ad banner above East Houston spawned a similar companion advert around the corner on a Bowery bus shelter.

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Op-Ed: Cemusa Bus Shelters Causing Personal Injuries

Posted December 28, 2011 at 7:29 am

Not only is this newfangled Cemusa street furniture sterile, we are now hearing of a danger component as well.

Broken Glass at M14A Bus Shelter on Essex

Posted December 5, 2011 at 11:51 am

The M14A bus line seems to be a favorite target for hooligans.

Dr. Pink Spreads Vaginal Love Around Lower East Side

Posted June 2, 2011 at 6:18 am

While Jim Joe continues his apparent hiatus, the vag-loving street scrawler Dr. Pink is filling in, having already terrorized the Lower East Side for quite some time.

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