December 13, 2003

BY THE NUMBERS

Snapshots of New York: 1993 and 2003

As the City section celebrates its 10th anniversary, a statistical portrait of New York then and now.

There's more parkland, and there are more buildings named Trump. There are fewer X-rated emporiums in Times Square, fewer foreign tourists and not a single Checker cab. By measures large and small, New York 2003 wears a far different face than it had when the City section made its debut.



Reporting for this feature was provided by Michael Molyneux, Kimetris N. Baltrip, Flora Lee, Michelle O'Donnell, Campbell Robertson, C.J. Satterwhite and Daniel B. Schneider.

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