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Get to Know Bogardus Plaza Q&A With President Victoria Weil

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Q: How has Bogardus Plaza served as a public gathering space for unique events in your community? Bogardus Plaza was opened in September of 2010.  Since then, we have sponsored 5-7 events annually.  Our biggest are the spring and fall

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The Transformation of Madison Square

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In February of 2009, Streetfilms returned to the Madison Square plaza to talk to people about what they enjoyed about the plaza and how it has improved the area. They also interviewed people who were involved in making the plaza

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Report: Bike Lanes, Pedestrian Plazas Good for Businesses

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City officials are fond of asserting that their changes to the New York streetscape are making pedestrians, cyclists and drivers safer. Now they are debuting a new ream of statistics to make a related point: those bike lanes, pedestrian plazas

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