REVERSE BLOOMBERG’S PRIVATIZATION OF PUBLIC SPACES
Early Sunday morning, December 8th at Washington Square Park!
Other vendors spoke out in support:
All Photos: Cathryn except Bottom Photo: Stacy Walsh Rosenstock via Metro NY
A note: Although all the media coverage headings mention hot dogs — all coverage mentioned the aspect of privatization of public space and an affluent, private group being allowed to make decisions at a public park.
New York Post : Today, Activists back hot dog vendors and Yesterday, Hot Dog Vendors Hope to Stay in Washington Square Park
Metro NY: Hot Dog Vendors to be Evicted from Washington Square Park
WCBS-TV Channel 2: Hot Dog Vendors: Wealthy Neighbors Want Us Out of Washington Square Park
WNBC-TV Channel 4: Hot Dog Vendors Fight to Stay in Park
Jeremiah’s Vanishing New York: The War on Wieners
Eater: Supporters Rally to Save Washington Square’s Hot Dogs
A Walk in the Park: Today Washington Sq Park Vendors Demand City Keep Privatization Out of Park – Further Conservancy Influence Revealed and Yesterday: Newly formed Washington Square Park Conservancy Accused of Influence Peddling in Hot-Dog Vendor Banning
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