Morning Reads: Chain Store Wage Proposal, LES/Chinatown Bike Mecca, Nick Walker Returns

State Sen. Daniel Squadron proposes a $15 “fair wage” for chain store workers (NYT).

The Lower East Side and Chinatown have the most bike commuters in the city (Post).

St. Mark’s Church in-the-Bowery is repairing its portico (EV Grieve).

Artist Nick Walker is back on the streets of the Lower east Side (Arrested Motion).

Steve Tisch comes to Sammy’s Roumanian for a post-seder dance party (Post).

  • jce

    The downside to LES & Chinatown having the most bike commuters is that in LES (by Grand Street near FDR & Lewis with about 1800 apartments) it is totally impossible to find a bike past 8 am. Let’s re-balance guys!