Tuesday lunchtime linkage

The story of the man behind the stories of Humans of New York [Crain’s]
Gas leaks are a big problem that isn’t being solved [WNYC]
Repeatedly trying to buy out tenants might become illegal [Daily News]
What caused the Baltimore riots [City Lab]
McDonald’s keeps fucking that (artisanal) chicken [Grub Street]
Finally, some good old fashioned congestion pricing obstructionism [Observer]
Bay Ridge is getting some new bike lanes [Streetsblog]