Gallery: New York Fashion Week is Spewing Pollution All Over Lincoln Ce...


It seems that Mercedes Benz Fashion Week brought more than just style to New York City’s Lincoln Center, it also brought a whole lot of diesel smoke as well. A perturbed neighbor shot some video footage — shown above — of the smoke emitted from diesel generators that were used to power the tents that hold the fashion shows. Neighbors complained about the generators’ smoky — and noisy — presence, and are convinced that the event is violating city pollution regulations.

Read the rest of this entry »


or your inhabitat account below

1 Comment

  1. mariemarie February 18, 2011 at 4:14 pm

    This video is disgusting. My sister lives nearby and I was visiting her for the week from the West Coast. You could definitely smell the diesel in the air. New york should get its act together.

get the free Inhabitat newsletter

Submit this form
popular today
all time
most commented
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
Federated Media Publishing - Home