Times Square Pedestrian Plaza Makeover

       Almost 2 years ago, Broadway was closed to vehicular traffic in the area of Times Square, converting it to a large pedestrian area.  But that was just the beginning. 

       Plans were unveiled recently for a $27 million redesign of the plaza, including removal of the curbs of Broadway, installation of sturdy benches that would separate free-flowing walkways and a central area for congregating visitors, and decorative metallic tiles.  The result is intended to better accommodate the 350,000 daily visitors to this famous New York City attraction.  

       And I think it’s about time; it’s actually very pleasant to visit Times Square now, even with the sometimes elbow-to-elbow traffic…  

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RandolphMase, Fiction Writer

http://www.randolphmase.com

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My Novels:

Death on Broadway

Death Beneath the Streets

Death in Central Park

Death in The Cloisters (under construction)

Nathan Hale

 

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