Fifth Avenue, at least temporarily, remains open, despite the
DOT's unchanging signs; (update) signs should be turned off
Below is a video I shot early this morning (around 7:30 am) as I walked north toward Flatbush along Fifth Avenue. The
Update: I'm told that the signs were not placed by the DOT but instead by Forest City Ratner.
Update 11 a.m.: ESDC spokeswoman Elizabeth Mitchell states, "ESDC has been informed that the signs are being turned off and the streets are remaining open."