Last Sunday’s launch of a car-free summer piazza on Montague Street was under-whelming for many. In this week’s Brooklyn Paper, the BHA’s Judy Stanton blames the city for not supplying enough chairs, while Montage BID’s Chelsea Mauldin says everything went according to plan. The paper also mentions that Heights Books doubled its usual Sunday business thanks to the piazza. This week Yoga People [160 Montague Street] will hold a free class in front of their building at 11AM and the folks at the New York Kids Club on Henry Street will hold a free art class for kids.
What do you think? Will the second time be the charm for the Great Montague Piazza Experiment?
And now… in honor of the Piazza, one of Claude Scales’ favorite songs: