New York City officials, who had been patting themselves on the back after research showed traffic improved up to 80 percent in Mid-Manhattan were shocked to find out the real reason traffic improved so well. It seems that it was because of a homeless man, drunk on top of it who decided to try his hand at being a traffic cop. He wore an agency vest and directed traffic outside a bus depot on 37th Street on the West Side of Manhattan.
Mr. Santiago has has retained the services of lawyer Ron Kuby because he believes he is owed at least $36,000 dollars for all the work he did not including overtime. When contacted, Kuby had this to say "I'll give it a shot".