A Select Bus Service stop

E 23rd Street, Manhattan

New York City’s sidewalks host a wide variety of elements, from bike racks to bus shelters, meant to enhance pedestrian comfort, provide information and services, and encourage walking, biking, and transit use. Street furniture must be durable and well designed, and should visually complement the surrounding streetscape. This chapter describes the design and siting guidelines for street furniture.

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