Tuesday lunchtime linkage

The Surf Avenue pedestrian bridge is gone forever [Brooklyn Daily]
MTV doesn’t care to talk to your community group [DNA Info]
NYCHA residents aren’t buying Citi Bike memberships [New York World]
Bills Thompson and de Blasio switch roles in Gowanus protests [Crain’s]
West Coast rapper declares himself King of New York [HipHopDX]
In the audience for the Weiner/Buzzfeed interview [The Awl]
All the Lowline needs is another $55 million. Easy! [New York Observer]
Landlords rake in cash for taking in the homeless [WNYC]