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Upper West Siders Upset Over Motor Homes Invading Neighborhood

Upper West Siders Upset Over Motor Homes Invading Neighborhood

(Ben Yakas) The Upper West Side is a refined community where luxury condos have separate entrances for poor people, movie theaters have motorized recliners, and celebrities feel comfortable enough to occasionally hitch. So you can understand why some locals are clutching their pearls over some RVs that have been spotted in the neighborhood recently.

“Why is this ugly piece of junk here?” Gretchen Berger told the Post, referring to an RV parked at Riverside Drive and 74th Street. "It just sort of creeps me out that somebody is living in a parking space, and this may give rise to other people thinking that it’s a cheap way to live on the Upper West Side, where the rents are high. Is Manhattan going to become a trailer park?"

Read More: Gothamist

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