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Chelsea »

Water Tanks Will Soon Showcase Art from Around the World

The Water Tank Project plans to cover 100 tanks with art to raise awareness about clean drinking water.

Greenpoint »

East River Ferry Service Suspended in Greenpoint After Ramp Collapse

The dock ramp at the Greenpoint hub collapsed Thursday morning during the snowstorm, witnesses said.

Upper West Side »

Your Guide to New York City Sprinklers During the Heat Wave

We scoured the city's parks to find the best places for kids to cool off under a sprinkler in the heat.

Chelsea »

Cool Off With Chelsea's Best Sprinklers and Fountains

Public sprinklers are a great way to beat the heat and escape the busy neighborhood.

Flatiron »

Flatiron and Union Square Playgrounds Shower Kids With Heat Relief

Parks in Gramercy, Flatiron, Kips Bay and Union Square have started their sprinklers for the season.

Upper West Side »

The Upper West Side's Best Sprinklers

From toddlers to teens, DNAinfo found the best sprinklers for every child. 

Central Harlem »

Harlem Sprinklers Cool Kids and Adults on Hot Summer Days

Dozens of city park sites have sprinklers open this summer.

New York City »

Early Summer Sizzle Lets New Yorkers Test Tactics for Keeping Cool

Residents across the city have devised ways of keeping cool.


Submerged Subway Cars, Surfers and Sea Life Float onto East River Ferries

The East River Ferry will double as an art gallery during the summer months.

Gowanus »

City's Gowanus Canal Cleanup Project Will Be Done by End of 2013

A city project to help clean up the Gowanus Canal will wrap up by the end of the year.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Dry Hudson River Park Play Fountain to Re-Open This Summer

The fountain at Pier 84 needed a new filter to get rid of a potential parasite outbreak.

New York City »

Citywide Water Monitoring System Is Suspended After Agency Cuts Funding

The city had bankrolled an expansive monitoring network run by the U.S. Geological Survey.

East Village »

LES Residents Scramble for Necessities Ahead of Winter Storm

Locals loaded up on water, canned goods and other necessities in anticipation of "Nemo."

Breezy Point »

Breezy Point Water Safe in All But Hardest-Hit Areas, City Says

A boil-water order in Breezy Point has been lifted for most of the area.