The park will host talks on similar projects in other cities — and even on Staten Island.
Sixty-eight possible victims' remains have been uncovered since the city began a sift effort on April 1.
The renovated Schmul Park will serve as an entrance to the upcoming North Park in Freshkills.
A documentary tells the story of closing Fresh Kills landfill and turning it into a park.
A health department helicopter will apply larvicide to marshes in Staten Island, Queens and the Bronx.
Dozens of firefighters are trying to extinguish at the landfill at 310 West Service Road.
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