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The Bloomberg Years: Reshaping New York

The Bloomberg Years: Reshaping New York
The Bloomberg Years: Reshaping New York, Courtesy of NYTimes
Courtesy of NYTimes

Since Mayor Bloomberg took office in 2001, the fabric of New York City has been in constant flux. In just 12 years, Bloomberg has lead an effort to rezone 37 percent of the city to create opportunities for high-density growth, as well as aided the construction 40,000 new buildings and 450 miles of bike lanes. Putting these efforts in perspective, the New York Times has released the interactive feature “Reshaping New York” that compares statistics with drastic ‘before and after’ comparisons. Check it out and read our report on Bloomberg’s lasting affect on the Empire State here.

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Karissa Rosenfield
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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "The Bloomberg Years: Reshaping New York" 19 Aug 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/417521/the-bloomberg-years-reshaping-new-york/> ISSN 0719-8884

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