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Crown Heights »

Brower Park Lawn to Close for 9 Months for Re-Seeding Next Year: Parks

Water spigots will be installed around the oval-shaped field next month in preparation for the project.

Greenpoint »

Greenpoint Park's Renovation Fully Funded With $850K From Borough President

Greenpoint locals have been raising money for McGolrick Park's renovation for three years.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Effort to Restore Decades-Old Anti-Gentrification Mural Gains Steam

Locals have been trying to restore a mural on West 45th St., "Against Domestic Colonialism," for years.

Red Hook »

How Would You Like to See $2M Spent in Red Hook Parks?

Councilman Carlos Menchaca wants locals to suggest capital project ideas for neighborhood green spaces.

Long Island City »

Resident Petitions to Get Public Park Built in LIC's 'Isolated' Blissville

Miguel Cavanzos is collecting signatures to get a park opened in the area.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

P.S. 111 Asphalt Court Transforms Into $1.3M Kid-Designed Green Playground

The new playground has a turf field, a track and outdoor ping-pong tables.

Upper East Side »

Want Amy Schumer to Photobomb You? Head to Central Park

A couple got an engagement photo for the ages when Amy Schumer photobombed them in Central Park.

Prospect Heights »

Volunteers Set Out to Count All of NYC's Street Trees

More than 2,000 volunteers will help count and map NYC's street trees.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

VIDEO: 27 Guinea Pigs Abandoned in Box at Prospect Park

Sean Casey Animal Rescue rounded up the guinea pigs from Prospect Park on May 9.

Washington Heights »

Uptowners Fear Rise in Quality-of-Life Offenses Under NYPD Pilot Program

The program will bring an end to specialized patrol units, including those for parks and impact zones.

Civic Center »

Barry Diller's $130M Floating Hudson River Arts Park Wins Approval

The Hudson River Park Trust unanimously approved the Pier55 park and performance space.

East Harlem »

Lawmaker Eyes Massive East River Esplanade Expansion

A new report outlines long-term and short-term improvements for the waterfront park.

Hudson Square »

RENDERINGS: Hudson Square Plaza to Get a $6M Facelift With New Seating

The park at Sixth Avenue and Spring Street will be able to absorb more storm water after the renovation.

High Bridge »

Bronxites Angered Over Locked, Fenced-Off Park Land

Residents cannot access Cpl. Fischer Park., located on Nelson Avenue in Highbridge.

Washington Heights »

Homeless Camp Growing in Washington Heights Park, Locals Say

A local volunteer gardening group said they find syringes and human waste in Juan Pablo Duarte Square.