Hub and Spokes is a blog about urban planning, placemaking, communities, and livability issues.
Friday, October 10, 2008
New open public space in New York City
This great space is sandwiched between the Manhattan Bridge, 4 subway Tracks, the exit off of the Manhattan Bridge, an entrance to the Brooklyn Bridge, and an entrance to the BQE. Will this new space that is stuck in a bad location see much use?
I am an Urban Planner and non-profit professional. I am focused on improving quality of life and services for neighborhoods and communities. I am currently a freelance planner and working for a community development organization in St. Paul. Formerly I worked for Regional Plan Association, Transportation Alternatives, NYC Council Member David Yassky, NYS Senator Liz Krueger, Midwood Development Corporation, Zone Architecture, and Fifth Avenue Committee. I have a BA in History from University of California at Berkeley and a Masters in Urban Planning from Hunter College.