The Traffic Catastrophe

Bliven, Bruce
January 1937
New Republic;1/6/37, Vol. 89 Issue 1153, p296
The article discusses about the traffic crisis in New York City. Because of the over crowding transportation, there is a plan of a cross-town vehicular tunnel connecting the two new tubes, and possibly of additional tunnels or elevated highways running from river to river in the area of greatest congestion of automobiles. When New York experimented, on a few streets, with parking limited to one side only, permitting it on one side of the street until noon, it was failed.


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