Increasing passenger volumes + reduced investment and maintenance = declining performance. This equation and what it means for riders on NY subway in a
NYT article really worth reading.
20 November 2017
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Brian M. Rosenthal, Emma G. Fitzsimmons, infrastructure, John Taggert, M.T.A. Metropolitan Transportation Authority, maintenance, Michael LaForgia, mobility, New York City, New York Times, repair, subway, transport infrastructure
“some with a sense of adventure, others looking to save a buck, still more with no other place to go”
NYT photo essay on how people populate Walmart parking lots at night. By Mike Belleme and George Etheredge.
15 November 2017
newspaper article, photograph | Tags:
automobile, camping, George Etheredge, informal, Mike Belleme, mobility, New York Times, Night, parking, sleep, Walmart |
Photographs by Benny Lam show life inside Hong Kong flats that have been subdivided to accomodate double-decker bed spaces also called the ‘coffin cubles’. See the
series of photographs in the Guardian’s Cities rubrique.
Seen in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia, 21.12.2009
The book ‘ Never Built New York‘ is by Greg Goldin and Sam Lubell. See this image selection of unbuilt buildings and urban landscapes.