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New Washington Square Park Bathrooms Eco- and Hookup-Friendly

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It’s bathroom day in New York City. No, that’s not what we mean. But it’s some kinda coincidence that on the same day that amNewYork reveals the results of its six-month adventure into the bowels of hell spelunking for the best (and mostly worst) places to relieve yourself underground, the Observer informs us of the brand new fancy-pants-less, eco-friendly, room-to-move bathrooms that will adorn Washington Square Park come winter of 2011.

So, hooray! More places to poop in the city. And other things:

The men’s room, apparently long the site of amorous hook-ups, will even have a coupling-friendly, handicapped-accessible stall, along with three urinals.

We are, however, a bit concerned with the people in the architect’s rendering. Either Washington Square Park is also going to be a nudist retreat come winter of 2011, or they’ve been holding it for far too long.

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