New York’s network infrastructure is a lot like the city itself: messy, sprawling, and at times near-incomprehensible. However, the city’s tendency toward flux is a strange blessing for the infrastructure sightseer: markings and remnants of the network are almost everywhere, once you know how to look for them.
It’s fun to stumble on dedicated little web projects like this. It’s such a niche project that only someone who really cared would bother making it.
Makes me think of a tweet I saw recently that the world is basically made of people’s random passion projects.