10/29/08: Project Retirement.

This project is over for me. I'm tired of stuffing envelopes. Please email if you'd like to buy maps in bulk. And please check out my current work at tommymintz.com

 

9/15/08: Version 2 updated (v2.2) now available.

I updated the listings and added major landmarks.

6/8/08: In Times Sq

Today I went to Times Square and sold the map in person. I will selling again in three weeks, on June 28th and 29th.

 

5/20/08: Version 2 now available!

I revised the map to be easier to use by color coding areas of the city, resizing fonts and making some major streets bold.

 

4/11/08: On TV

I will be on the Ethel Chen Show. The broadcast will be in Queens on QPTV:
channel 35 on Tuesday the 15th at 1:30pm
and
channel 56 on Thursday the 17th at 7:00pm.

3/25/08: More blogs.

Today, Gridskipper and NewYorkology pointed their fans here. Thanks!

3/24/08: In the News!

Today, this site caught fame in The New York Times, BoingBoing and Gothamist

3/23/08: The Toilet Map Unveiled

The New York City Public Toilet Map was unveiled today on Uncle Bob's Variety Show at the Jewish Museum as part of the Off the Wall: Artists at work. After the presentation, a mob gathered at the edge of the stage to buy copies of the map!

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