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A New Way of Seeing and Understanding NYC

  • 555 Hudson St New York, NY, 10014 United States (map)

This walk, beginning at the former home of Jane Jacobs, will discuss what could have happened to the area if she had not defeated Robert Moses in building a Lower Manhattan Expressway, urban density and diversity (which Jacobs was highly in favor of), and will look at the type of “sidewalk ballet” that Jacobs viewed from her window.

Time: 2:00pm-4:00pm

Date: Sunday May 6, 2012

Event Start: 555 Hudson Street, Manhattan

Event End: Below the High Line

Host: Marty Schneit, of Marty’s New York Tours

Registration: No need to RSVP, just show up at the posted meeting place.

Accessibility: Fully Accessible