NYC Trees Getting Their Own Email Addresses; Go Inside the S.S. Columbia

Posted On Thu, November 12, 2015 By

Posted On Thu, November 12, 2015 By In Daily Link Fix

  • A slew of signs tagged #Slopelandia are popping up in Park Slope storefronts. Some make fun of local cliches (i.e. Kale Kidz) while others go for the shock factor (an ad for a Donald Trump office). [DNAinfo]
  • 200 trees might get personal email addresses “as a mechanism for deepening public engagement with the trees.” [Gothamist]
  • Richard Haas’ famous Soho mural is being destroyed by time and vandals. How can it be saved? [NYT]
  • The Randall’s Island Connector, which will provide direct access to and from the island and the Bronx, opens this weekend. [Welcome2TheBronx]
  • America’s oldest passenger steamship, the S.S. Columbia, has made it to NY state and released a new video about its history. [Untapped]

S.S. Columbia image via S.S. Columbia Project



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