The change is planned as part of a $3 million overhaul of the Astoria Heights Playground.
Work is expected to begin later this month, the company announced Monday afternoon.
Artist Leonard Ursachi wants kids to interact with his sculpture "Fat Boy," not attack it.
An ingredient in Roundup, the city's most-used herbicide, deemed "probably carcinogenic" by W.H.O.
Eleven kids were hurt in Evelyn's Playground in Union Square Park in 2013 and 2014, records show.
A vintage phone booth is cropping up Long Island City to record your thoughts about public art.
A group of artists erected the sculpture Monday morning but the Parks Department later removed it.
"Borrowed Light" will be installed in May.
Cablevision and Time Warner Cable subscribers will get free access, while others can pay 99 cents.
Teens were caught climbing the towers by two Parks officers on patrol, a spokeswoman said.
The statue is the final addition to the Hellenic collection at Athens Square Park.
City council members are pushing for a bill to extend the city's beach and pool season.
Work will finally begin on Father Fagan Park, nearly four years after the City Council allocated funds.
The former park has been closed since 2009 because of the MTA's construction on the Culver Viaduct.
Supporters said a special district would help protect community gardens from development.
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