Tag: plaza
55-water-street-elevated-park

Here’s something I didn’t know. Untapped Cities has shared images of the somewhat secret elevated park at 55 Water Street in Downtown Manhattan. The park is located up a flight of escalators at the address shown and was completed in the 1970s. It is known as the “Elevated Acre” and its purpose was to allow […]

Watch Park Ave. between 41st and 42nd Streets get transformed into a pedestrian plaza!

A drunk driver named Yasmine Villasana sped into a toll plaza near Dallas-Fort Worth Airport (DFW) and hit one of the dividers between toll booths before landing her car in a fiery heap on the other side. Amazing, Yasmine only suffered minor injuries (a broken wrist), but you can bet she’s in a lot more […]