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Park Slope »

The park lost more than 500 trees in the 2012 storm.

Midtown East »

Tree counters will gather at East 43rd St. and Second Ave. to help out with the citywide TreeCount.

Jamaica Estates »

Otis Softleigh faces a suspension after a councilman saw him working at a private home on city time.

Williamsburg »

A thief cut down a tree in front of 242 Grand St. to steal a bike, locals say.

Upper West Side »

The trees will be replaced by the Parks Department either this fall or spring.

Astoria »

A tree on 34th Street that was chopped down by the city in March may get a second life.

Prospect Heights »

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

Crown Heights »

The Parks Department has a plan to remove 29 trees from the parkway.

Red Hook »

Thousands of trees are still suffering the long-term effects of Hurricane Sandy. 

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Luisa Cerutti "yarn-bombed" the trees outside her store.

Astoria »

The Parks Department found signs of decay in the century-old tree and deemed it a safety hazard.

Inwood »

The trees need to be removed because they are dead or pose a threat to public safety, the agency said.

Park Slope »

Tree pruners tore holiday lights off several trees on Bergen Street near Fifth Avenue, neighbors say.

Fort Greene »

A temporary fence will close off the eastern portion of the park while repairs are being made.

Upper East Side »

Physicist Matthew Williamson was approved for a permit to study radiation in Central Park in June.