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In West Harlem, a wastewater treatment plants hides beneath a 28-acre state park.
The city that never sleeps depends on 396,572 street lights. As bright white LEDs replace the familiar amber glow, what does tomorrow (night) hold?
In Long Island City, stunted electrical poles mark some of the city's most contested real estate.
A recently uncovered album reveals some of New York City parks' least exposed precincts — their public bathrooms.
In Mott Haven, a building's true purpose hides behind facsimile stoops and windows.
Architecture, art, and infrastructure once collided on this now vacant stretch in Coney Island.
A gas plant and five-star hotel scratch the surface of one Williamsburg block.
Underwater and out of sight, electricity moves between boroughs through tunnels designed to weather the storm.
Mayor de Blasio promises to close the Rikers Island jail complex in ten years. But what comes next? A look at the island’s history reveals clues — and cautions.
Traces of a private water supply system, only recently decommissioned, extend across southeastern Queens.