Street Vendor Project

Super Bowl Boulevard

Street Vendors Say They Were Booted Ahead Of Super Bowl Boulevard Opening

Some vendors are upset that they got the boot while major companies swooped in to reap the benefits of a New York City Super Bowl extravaganza.

02/01/2014

Street vendors protesting the installation of bike share racks at Liberty Street and Broadway - April 25, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Street Vendors Protest Citi Bike Racks In Lower Manhattan, Brooklyn

Nearly a dozen lower Broadway street vendors say they showed up to work on Monday only to find their corner at Liberty Street taken up by dozens of bike share racks.

04/25/2013

Musicians  Graham Nash (L) and David Crosby play an acoustic set for members of Occupy Wall Street in Zuccotti Park on November 8, 2011.  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

David Crosby, Graham Nash Play Zuccotti Park

Deja Vu? The two 60s era performers are back to singing protest tunes.

11/08/2011

Can money buy happiness?

NYC Agency: Street Vendor Rules Costly, Confusing

New York City’s Independent Budget Office says nearly $15 million in street vendor fines went unpaid in fiscal 2009.

11/10/2010