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Industry City Seeks $1.6M From State to Boost Safety on Dangerous Third Ave

The massive office complex is teaming up with the city DOT in hopes of making long-awaited improvements.

TriBeCa »

Garbage Piles Up on West Side Highway Amid Funding Fight

Discarded bottles and fast-food wrappers have been piling up in the middle of the West Side Highway.

Downtown »

New Rules Could Separate Kids and Adults in West Thames Park

Residents say it is "dangerous" for adults to play on the new field in West Thames Park near children.

Downtown »

West Thames Park Field Set to Reopen After Agencies Reach Agreement

The lawn at West Thames Park is expected to reopen Aug. 1, after the Battery Park City Authority agreed to maintain the grass.

Downtown »

Controversial Tire Swing Returns to Downtown Park

A tire swing that injured several children last summer is on its way back to Battery Park City.

Downtown »

Bureaucratic Fight Over Muddy Field Ends

The West Thames Park lawn will reopen in mid-to-late July after state officials agreed to fix the muddy field.

Downtown »

Downtown Residents Want West Street Crosswalk Reopened

People now have to use an unreliable pedestrian bridge to cross West Street at Vesey Street.

Downtown »

Infighting Delays Battery Park City Field Repairs

Bureaucratic squabbling has delayed repairs for the lawn at West Thames Park, which is currently a big mud puddle.

Downtown »

Muddy Battery Park City Field Called an 'Eyesore'

The field in West Thames Park turned to mud shortly after it opened last summer and residents are not happy.

Downtown »

No Left Turn At Albany Street, State Tells Angry Residents

Adding the left turn from southbound West Street onto Albany Street would snarl traffic, the state said.

Downtown »

West Thames Park to Close for Repairs Three Months After Opening

West Thames Park, the site of a controversial tire swing, will close for two weeks near the end of the September.