City wants to turn streetlights into Wi-Fi hotspots; Banksy’s Bowery mural gets tagged

Posted On Mon, March 19, 2018 By

Posted On Mon, March 19, 2018 By In Daily Link Fix

Via Pexels (L); Via Goldman Properties (R)

  • Banksy’s just-unveiled Bowery Wall has already been defaced. [Bowery Boogie]
  • For three months, the Lower East Side will be home to an egg museum. [The Lo-Down]
  • When Coney Island’s Luna Park opens on Saturday, March 24th, you can ride all the rides for just $5. [Brokelyn]
  • The L train shutdown is getting its own documentary. [Free Williamsburg]
  • The city may turn streetlights into high-speed public Wi-Fi hotspots as part of a plan to boost internet access across the boroughs. [NYP]
  • Later this month, the Taxi and Limousine Commission will unveil a pilot program allowing some yellow and green cab drivers to use surge pricing. [Politico]
  • After Frito-Lay, a unit of PepsiCo, cut the pay of its drivers last year by as much as 33 percent, forcing many to quit, NYC stores have run out of their products like Doritos and Cheetos. [NYP]
  • 10 quirky world records set in NYC. [Untapped Cities]




Thank you, your sign-up request was successful!
This email address is already subscribed, thank you!
Please provide a valid email address.
Please complete the CAPTCHA.
Oops. Something went wrong. Please try again later.