The Brian Lehrer Show Published by The Brian Lehrer Show Times Square Pedestrian Zone Made Permanent Listen 16 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/32545/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend The Mayor is expected to announce this morning that the Times Square pedestrian zone will become permanent, with Broadway closed between 42nd and 47th street. WNYC's Andrea Bernstein is in Times Square and reports on the decision.