100 Years Ago the BMT Subway Changed Brooklyn; New App Gives Access to Clean Public Bathrooms

Posted On Thu, June 25, 2015 By

Posted On Thu, June 25, 2015 By In Daily Link Fix

  • Here’s an interview with Ghislaine Viñas Interior Design, notable for their colorful and whimsical designs, as well as an inside look at their work studio. [Design Milk]
  • A new app called SpotPog lets Brooklynites identify street parking spots, reserve them, and offer a spot to someone else. [Next City]
  • Another app, this one called Looie, gives users access to a network of guaranteed clean public bathrooms. [DNAinfo]
  • It’s the 100th anniversary of the BMT, the city’s second subway line and the first one to go south of Prospect Park. Have a look back at this ground-breaking train. [WNYC]
  • It’s also the 5th anniversary of the termination of the V train. This video shows the line’s last ride. [Bowery Boogie]
  • The Rev. Al Sharpton will protest the name of General Lee Avenue in Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn. [Business Insider]

Images: An old BMT subway car (L); A Looie restroom (R)



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