Gallery: ‘Summer Streets’ Returns To NYC, Banning Cars from 7 Miles of ...

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Ah, summer in New York City: floating pools, smoke-free beaches, world class parks, fresh local produce, and car free streets. Yep, that's right, for the fourth year in a row, seven beautiful miles of Manhattan roads will be closed off to vehicles for Summer Streets. For three Saturdays in August -- starting tomorrow, August 6! -- the glorious program lets us experience the Big Apple the way we think it should always be: free of cars and ruled by pedestrians.

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1 Comment

  1. JohanH August 7, 2011 at 11:43 pm
    Great initiative! I just wish they would keep expanding on this concept.