Taking Cars Out of Times Square Really Improved the Air
Taking Cars Out of Times Square Really Improved the Air
Back in 2009 Mayor Bloomberg prohibited vehicle traffic on Broadway between 42nd Street and 47th Street in Times Square to create a pedestrian plaza (video here). Now, the city's most recent Community Air Survey found that, "After the conversion to a pedestrian plaza, NO pollution levels in Times Square went down by 63 percent while, NO2 levels went down by 41 percent." picked by zircon77777 1 week ago
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