The Afternoon Wrap: Wednesday

Tonight, Community Board 4 will vote on a report aimed at curbing traffic on Ninth Avenue from the Lincoln Tunnel. Next week: a vote to rename the ‘hood “Butler’s Pantry.” [Streetsblog] 
The Parks Department said indie ethnic food vendors in Brooklyn must bid for permits like the rest, so a Shake Shack line has started to form on the corner of Bay and Clinton. [NY Times via Eater]

“Ambient lighting has more power over the atmosphere and mood of a room than almost anything else,” so fight back with these radioactive alien pods! [Luxlist]

To pay, or not to pay: that is the (ridiculous) question. [Curbed]