Long-Island-City Crime

Long-Island-City Crime

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  • Philadelphia shuts Graffiti Pier, spurring calls for...

    Sunday May 27 | via 680News 

    A popular public art space called Graffiti Pier has been shut down by Philadelphia police over safety concerns, prompting a push to turn the former coal loading dock into an official park and saving it from the fate of other graffiti meccas that were razed by developers. Pier 124 along the Delaware River was shuttered in the early 1990s and since then, intrepid artists, picnickers and fisherman have skirted the locked gate and turned the post-industrial artifact into a vibrant, non-official park and popular photo shoot locale.

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  • Philly shuts Graffiti Pier on Delaware River

    Sunday May 27 | via Courier-Post 

    Philadelphia shuts Graffiti Pier on Delaware River A popular public art space called Graffiti Pier has been shut down by Philadelphia police over safety concerns Check out this story on courierpostonline.com: Signs are posted at the fenced-off entrance to popular public art space called Graffiti Pier in Philadelphia on Friday. Police have decided to close access to a popular public art space over safety concerns.

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