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Forest Hills »

MAP: Check Out Attractions Along the Proposed QueensWay

The proposed QueensWay would feature a fitness station, food concessions and a rock climbing zone.

Rego Park »

MTA Report Suggests Reactivating Abandoned Rockaway Rail Line

The rail line is also being considered to become the Queensway, Queens' version of the High Line.

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.

Boerum Hill »

Locals Want Clean and Safe Communal Space at New Boerum Hill Playground

P.S. 261 started construction on their schoolyard last month.

Forest Hills »

Queens Pols Want to Use Sandy Funds to Rebuild Derelict Rail Line

Reps. Jeffries and Meeks back revitalization of the old rail line.

Forest Hills »

Queens 'High Line' Moves Closer to Reality with $467K Grant

The QueensWay project would turn 3.5 miles of abandoned rail tracks into a public park.

New York City »

Meet the New Parks Commissioner, Veronica White

Veronica White has previously worked to battle povery at the city's Center for Economic Opportunity.

New York City »

Adrian Benepe Resigns as Parks Commissioner

Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe stepped down to join the Trust for Public Land.

Boerum Hill »

New Playground in Boerum Hill to Include Outdoor Classroom, Kickball Field

The student-led redesign of P.S. 261's play yard will begin this year.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Roosevelt Island's South Point Park Opens

The new 7.25-acre waterfront park features sweeping skyline views and the recently renovated Renwick Ruins.