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Jaywalking in Times Square

Jaywalking in Times Square

New York City has unveiled a new design for the full and formal pedestrianization of Times Square. The new concept relies on a subtle design that does not attempt to compete with the sensory (over)stimulation of the colossal billboards and screens perched above the square. New Yorkers and tourists alike can look forward to a more cohesive, less cluttered public gathering space.  Read Justin Davidson’s article on the topic in New York Magazine.

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