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Upper West Side »

Parks Dept. Delays Redesign of UWS Playground

Locals have battled over a redesign of the "dangerous" playground for more than a year. 

Astoria »

Playground Getting $1.6 Million Makeover After Parents Pushed for Upgrades

The Friends of Astoria Heights Park complained of buckling asphalt and outdated equipment at the site.

Upper West Side »

Battle Over Playground Nears End as New Design Gets Greenlight

Locals have spent "hundreds, if not thousands, of hours thinking about" the P.S. 166 playground.

Washington Heights »

Dolphin Park Renovations Postponed Until September

The playground with fountains will be open this summer, after it was previously slated to be closed.

Upper East Side »

Two Central Park Playgrounds to Get Safety, Accessibility Overhauls

The East 72nd and West 67th Street playgrounds are both examples of adventure playgrounds.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

City Hits Block Association With $40K in Fines for Hanging Event Posters

The West 45th/46th Street Block Association received 199 summonses for advertising a free movie.

East Village »

Construction at School Playground Stalled by Winter, Principals Say

A construction project has taken up most of the Star Academy and Neighborhood School's play space.

Clinton Hill »

Neighbors Ask NYPD to Lock Up Classon Playground at Night

Neighbors said Classon Playground gets rowdy at night and should be locked at closing time.

Upper West Side »

Snow Closes 'Dangerous' UWS Playground to Students During Recess

The P.S. 166 playground often has to close after a snowstorm because of its design, parents said.

Upper West Side »

Redesign of 'Dangerous' Playground Still Stalled as Winter Approaches

Winter conditions will make the playground even more unsafe, parents said. 

Upper West Side »

New Fitness Center, Computer Lab and Playground Open at UWS School

Students at the O'Shea Complex have new fitness and technology equipment.

Upper West Side »

Riverside Park's Bike Path and Dog Run to Get Major Makeover

A portion of Riverside Park is being redesigned with new play areas and updates to heavily used spaces. 

Upper West Side »

'Dangerous' UWS Playground's Redesign Back to Drawing Board, Locals Say

The playground redesign is being reconsidered, months after the initial design was approved. 

Boerum Hill »

Forty 'Green' School Playgrounds to be Built Over Four Years, Officials Say

The city announced its plans at an opening ceremony for a new Boerum Hill schoolyard on Thursday.

Chelsea »

Plan to Destroy Fulton Houses Playgrounds for Parking Dropped After Protest

Officials are now considering other options for the displaced parking lot.

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