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Stories: Gridlock

Traffic in New York City

Story Location: New York, New York More stories in this location

Network expert Anna Nagurney reveals how mankind has wrestled with traffic since the Roman Empire.

The solution might lie in an unlikely direction: removing options for drivers, rather than adding new roads.

Transportation planners in Manhattan are putting that theory to the test by removing traffic from one of the city’s busiest stretches – Broadway at Times Square.

Shop PBS About the Presenter Yel Kwon