Central Park goers flout social distancing, BLM mural painted in Brooklyn, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
June 15, 2020 - 10:30AM

About two dozen Brooklyn-based artists created a Black Lives Matter mural on Fulton Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant (4NewYork)

Sunbathers flocked to Central Park on Sunday—and many flouted the state’s social distancing guidelines (New York Post)

Airbnb agreed to dismiss a long-standing lawsuit and share listing information with the city on a quarterly basis (The Real Deal)

New Yorkers emerging from lockdown are living in a changed city (Los Angeles Times)

New York State had the sharpest decline in new residential building permits in the U.S. in April, according to a new report by Construction Coverage (press release)

What it’s like to move back home with your parents—stories from Generation Z (CityLab)




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