Skip to content

Photo of the day: glowing traffic barriers

March 11, 2011

Photo taken on Broad Street in Lower Manhattan a couple of nights ago. I’d never seen these before. These red-lit bollards are on a large turntable (about 16 ft in diameter) that silently turns to allow traffic to pass. The large turntable is actually cobblestone covered! I guess they’re trying to put a prettier, glowing, face on one of the most securitized urban blocks in the country.

No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: