Residents who live on private streets in NYC struggle. They aren’t on the city’s official map, so agencies won’t collect trash, remove snow, pave roads, repair street lights, fix sewer lines, and more (Commercial Observer)
The de Blasio administration is working on a proposal to rezone Soho and Noho and update industrial rules that restrict ground-floor retail and residential apartments, but some residents are not thrilled about the plan (Curbed via Crain’s)
Central Park West may get a protected bike lane in the wake of the death of a cyclist who was hit and killed by a truck while biking on the street last month (West Side Rag)
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