Tuesday lunchtime linkage

Oh cool, ramen fries are here. Great. Good stuff [Foodbeast]
There’s an 80-foot sausage smoker in Union Square today for some reason [Untapped Cities]
Maybe it’s replacing the soon to be departing Union Square Cafe [New York Times]
Fort Greene is getting fancy new $3 million sidewalks [Brownstoner]
Instead of a rent freeze, we get a 1% rent hike, and everyone is FURIOUS [Observer]
New York City is implementing municipal ID cards [Crain’s]
Even finding your terrible landlord to fine is impossible [The Billfold]
Designing public spaces to keep the homeless away [WNYC]