Can NYC Find Room For Tourists And Residents On The Brooklyn Bridge?
New York City is considering an update to the 133-year-old Brooklyn Bridge to give cyclists and pedestrians more room to cross and take selfies.By Grant Suneson | August 8, 2016
For tourists, the Brooklyn Bridge offers unparalleled opportunities for photos of New York City. For New Yorkers, the bridge offers a bunch of selfie-taking obstacles who get in the way of morning bike rides.
The New York City Department of Transportation is trying to fix that reputation. It's researching possible ways to widen the bridge to give pedestrians and cyclists more room to cross.