Socially Distanced Promenade

April 2020

Target Audience: Ithaca, NY City Council


"Social distancing will remain our reality over the next year as we gradually unpause New York toward an eventual reopening. We therefore must prioritize light modes of transport in our city now and in the coming months."

Published in The Ithaca Voice

For this open letter to the Common Council of Ithaca, NY, I proposed leveraging the city's vision for bicycle boulevards into an opportunity to unveil a linear public space hiding in plain sight. I made this proposal in response to the 2020 coronavirus pandemic.