NYC Gates

Ghost Gate

NYC wants to ban security gates that often serve as a canvas for graffiti.

It seems New York City has decided to phase out those metal roll-down security gates, that many stores use at night, by 2026. Apparently the main reason for this is because they attract graffiti. Here’s an article about the decision:
http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/11/30/council-curtails-stores-use-of-rolldown-security-gates/
and one featuring some ideas on how to decorate the gates instead:
http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/12/02/gates-reader-submissions/?emc=eta1

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One response to “NYC Gates

  1. damn and Renata… it’s looking good keep up the hard work!!

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