Monday lunchtime linkage

Developers say it’s just too dang hard to fill their affordable housing quota [DNA Info]
Man who filmed Eric Garner’s death gets arrested [Staten Island Advance]
The city is taking this “register Times Square characters” thing very seriously [Crain’s]
All these NYC ice cream shops but one wrote “Free Palestine” on a cake [ANIMAL]
Atlantic Yards is now Pacific Park. We have always been at war with Eurasia [Curbed]
We have all these pay phones, what do we do with them? [City Lab]
There a bunch of bear sculptures in NYC, but here’s eight of them [Untapped Cities]