No fuss, no fight, more greenways. Apparently.
Secretive activists are deflating SUV tires to physically force their drivers to find less dangerous and polluting ways to get around — and it's prompting a conversation about the role of illegal direct action in the movement to end car dependence.
Pffft, there goes car culture.
Remember when you could play volleyball in the street? The Parks Department does. Plus other news.
Boosters of the program say its unraveling is predictable, given the city provides few resources to participants and requires them to run their school streets themselves.
A quiet block of W. 45th St. becomes a laboratory for shaving New York's '5 o'clock shadow.'