Reasons to Love New York: Measuring the City’s Shortest Streets
New York is a busy city. At times it can feel big, overwhelming, and scary. To find comfort in those moments, one must only turn to the city’s single-block streets. Tiny, adorable, and packed with history, blocks like Gay Street, College Place, and Hunts Lane are infinitely lovable. Just how long are these precious little alleys? New York took to the streets with a measuring wheel to find out.