Sweet! Broadway Pedestrian Plazas in New York City Made Permanent

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Possibly More to Come
New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg, along with other city officials, announced that the parts of Broadway that were closed last spring will become permanent pedestrian plazas, and that more might be added. Bloomberg said that "a reduction in injuries to pedestrians and motorists, along with a warm response from merchants and tourists, had persuaded him."...Read the full story on TreeHugger