in the Public Realm
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Summer Streets is an annual celebration of New York Cityís most valuable public spaceóour streets. On three consecutive Saturdays in the summer, nearly seven miles of NYCís streets are opened for people to play, walk, bike, and breathe. Summer Streets provides space for healthy recreation and encourages New Yorkers to use more sustainable forms of transportation. In 2016, nearly 300,000 people took advantage of the open streets. This tour highlights the permanent and temporary installations for 2017.