Robert Moses was one of the principal designers of New York City during the 20th century. He was involved in many large scale projects including the West Side Highway, the Triborough Bridge, and the Verrazano Narrows Bridge. He helped shape the city and in the process many run down neighborhoods disappeared. Whether that was for the good or the bad is up for debate. Certainly the city changed in many ways under his hands. Many parks, bridges and playgrounds are a result of his influence.
Moses saw the new New York as a major influence on the rest of the … Read the rest