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Scenes from NYC protests, shunning mass transit, & more

By Jennifer White Karp | June 1, 2020 - 10:30AM 

Photos and videos from the fourth day of protests in New York City against police brutality and the killing of George Floyd (Bedford + Bowery)

The city could see major gridlock if many New Yorkers returning to work avoid mass transit and use their own cars instead (New York Times)

New York City’s parks are facing financial hardship and are not getting the usual level of maintenance, trash collection, and gardening (Curbed)

Matthattanhenge looked a little different this year without the crowds (West Side Rag)

Some 14,000 NYCHA households applied for hardship rent reductions because of Covid. Only 8,000 applications had been processed (The City)

The Hamilton Building and Loan Association building in Newark may be replaced by a 41-unit, mixed-use development (Jersey Digs)

Jennifer White Karp

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Jennifer White Karp steers Brick Underground’s editorial coverage of New York City residential real estate and writes articles on market trends and strategies for buyers, sellers, and renters. Jennifer’s 15-year career in NYC real estate journalism includes stints as a writer and editor at The Real Deal and its spinoff publication, Luxury Listings NYC. She holds a B.A. from Wesleyan University and an MFA in nonfiction writing from the New School.

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