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Kimmelman Drafts To-Do List for Next NYC Mayor

Kimmelman Drafts To-Do List for Next NYC Mayor
Kimmelman Drafts To-Do List for Next NYC Mayor, © Richard Perry/The New York Times, via "Building a Better City"
© Richard Perry/The New York Times, via "Building a Better City"

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s 12-year reign has left an undeniable impression on the built environment, which transformed “whole swaths of the city” but also made it “increasingly unaffordable to many.” According to architectural critic Michael Kimmelman, “The next mayor can keep architecture and planning front and center or risk taking the city backward.” Understanding that “the social welfare of all cities is inextricable from their physical fabric,” Kimmelman has laid out a comprehensive, mayoral “to-do list” to “building a better city.” Read it here on the New York Times

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Kimmelman Drafts To-Do List for Next NYC Mayor" 18 Oct 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/440045/kimmelman-drafts-to-do-list-for-next-nyc-mayor/> ISSN 0719-8884