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What Sewage Treatment Plant? Many Riverbank State Parkgoers Unaware of Facility

Many residents were unaware that Riverbank State Park was built on top of the North River Wastewater Treatment plant, the site of a four-alarm fire Wednesday.

Midtown & Theater District »

Bryant Park Extends Summer Hours

Bryant Park will now be open until midnight most days of the week.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Gov. Cuomo Paves Way for East Side River Access

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill that would allow the UN to buy Robert Moses Playground, funding a potential waterfront developments.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Nude Sculpture to Have Hundreds of Feathered Admirers in Filthy Park

Pigeons run amok at the tiny Tramway Plaza on East 59th Street and Second Avenue that's about to get a big nude sculpture.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

High Line Closing Early on 4th of July

The High Line will close at 6 p.m. on the 4th of July, because of large crowds expected for fireworks on the Hudson.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Woman Raped and Robbed in Lower East Side Park, Cops Say

A 41-year-old woman was attacked in Sara D. Roosevelt Park last Thursday. Yeison Riano, 31, was charged.

Manhattan »

Bryant Park Beer and Wine Service Nixed

A last-minute erosion of support among Bryant Park's partners means no wine or beer for moviegoers, officials said.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Bette Midler Honored for Work on Upper Manhattan's Parks

Bette Midler was awarded for her work restoring upper Manhattan's parks by the Fort Tryon Park Trust.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Community Board Fights for Public Park at 52nd Street

A Midtown Community Board said that developers failed to keep their end of the bargain at a W. 52nd St. public space.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Three Sex Attacks in Upper Manhattan Over the Weekend

Cops are hunting for three sexual predators wanted for a string of attacks within hours in Washington Heights and Inwood.

Manhattan »

Manhattan's Coolest Pools for Summer

From swank rooftop refuges to free public pools for the whole family, these swim spots have something for every budget.

Manhattan »

Wine and Beer to Be Served in Bryant Park on Movie Nights

The plan will legalize the sale of wine and beer on movie nights in the park.

Manhattan »

Volunteers Go to Work on New Park in East Harlem

Hundreds of volunteers pitched in Thursday to build a new park at the 103rd St. Community Garden.

Downtown »

Imagination Playground Extends Hours for Spring

Parents were angry when the new $4.5 million playground closed for much of the winter.

Manhattan »

Historic Bath House is Midtown's Newest Landmark

The pillared building now serves as a recreation center.