How Are We Doing?

Posted on: October 1st, 2008 at 9:31 am by

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Neglected no more, the Bowery still continues to surprise. Indeed, there is a suggestion box on the northwest corner of Bowery and Houston. Homogeneity is now overripe in these parts. Keep preparing for the worst.

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So I decided to play along:

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What really needs to change stop?

  1. Over-development of the LES, the Bowery in particular.
  2. Skyrocketing rents.
  3. Construction on Houston.
  4. Wall Street greed.
  5. Reckless disregard for NYC past.
  6. All the demolition in favor of glass sterility.
  7. The influx of yuppies.
  8. Proliferation of downtown bars.
  9. Slumlords and their greasy tactics.
  10. Bridge-and-tunnel limo invasions of our neighborhood.

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