Manhattan Could Get a Beach — On a Shipping Barge

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Blayne Ross wants to bring beaches back to Manhattan. City Beach would be an artificial shore created from a shipping barge with enough space and sand for up to 600 people at a time. The barge could float and dock in several places on the Hudson, and be stored for the winter. The project is currently seeking funding on Indiegogo.

New York's Newest Beach Lets You Lay On The Sand While Floating On The Hudson | Co.Exist

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