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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.

DUMBO »

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.

Lower East Side »

$1M Wetland Proposed for East River Park

The Lower East Side Ecology Center would include a wetland area to shelter birds and produce clean water.

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