NYC is the dirtiest city in the country; Italian-American group wants to landmark Christopher Columbus statue

Posted On Thu, February 22, 2018 By

Posted On Thu, February 22, 2018 By In Daily Link Fix

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  • New York is the dirtiest city in the nation, topping the categories of litter and pests. [NBC]
  • And its residents smoke more weed than any other city in the world. [Brokelyn]
  • The Columbus Heritage Coalition is petitioning the LPC to landmark the controversial Christopher Columbus statue. [amNY]
  • Related’s Stephen Ross discusses Hudson Yards’ centerpiece, the Vessel. [New Yorker]
  • What it’s like to have a “supertall skyscraper sleepover” in One57. [NYT]
  • This spring, Brooklyn-based artist Diana Al-Hadid will bring her mythological sculptures to Madison Square Park. [Untapped Cities]
  • A pair of twins is creating a “camera-obscura-exact projection” of the New York Public Library’s reading room. [NY Mag]
  • Fort Greene is now home to the east coast’s largest glass blowing factory. [Explore Brooklyn]

 

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