Posted October 6, 2010 at 6:12 am
The Boulevard Pilot Project, which began last year along Allen Street, is now entering the next phase of development [PDF]. In the last couple weeks, DOT personnel mobilized and broke ground further south on the Pike Street corridor. Part of Mayor Mike’s PlaNYC initiative, this pedestrian-friendly program aims to increase safety and expand community space […]
Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:36 am
Since New York City established a film office back in 1966, obtaining permits for filming purposes has been free of charge. But all that is changing, thanks to Mayor Bloomberg. In a move to help alleviate budget woes, City Hall will now charge a onetime $300 fee per production, irrespective of the number of shoot […]
Posted March 3, 2010 at 6:18 am
You probably know Nathan. If your daily travels bring you past the corner of Orchard and East Houston, chances are you’ve encountered the man. He’s a true neighborhood character who lives on the green benches outside American Apparel. Just the other day, we sat down with Nathan to have a candid discussion about his relationship […]
Posted July 23, 2009 at 8:24 am
Anti-Bloomberg sentiment remains a vibrant part of downtown graffiti. We stumbled upon this Shepard Fairey-inspired sticker pasted to the sidewalk fence of Desalvio Playground on Spring Street. Oy vey just sums it up perfectly.
Last modified July 12, 2009 at 11:44 pm
Judging Bloomy through the lens of an eighties classic – mayor in action or mayor inaction? Just make sure you don’t ask him about term limits!