The renovation of the Lower East Side's Allen Street Mallnow in its fourth year!continues to move at a snail's pace, but the Villager reports that another one-block chunk is done: "This past spring, the city finished the renovation of a one-block stretch of the mall between Delancey and Broome Sts. as a demonstration of what could and might be done in the future with the Allen and Pike St. Malls. The refurbished block now has a brick path lined with benches, shrubs and sculptures." [Villager]
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