Coming Soon: The Broadway You’ve Been Waiting For
"Green Light for Midtown will make the street work like it should," said Commissioner Sadik-Khan. "For the first time ever, standard grid intersections will be reconnected in this notoriously gridlocked part of the City, creating major traffic flow improvements on 6th and 7th Avenues."
While much has been made of the plan's expected "major traffic flow improvements," most New Yorkers will enjoy the project for its three-plus acres of car-free space.
Construction is expected to take three months, though a series of public events will be held in the interim.
We'll have more later.