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Park Slope »

The city Parks Department said it plans to spruce up the beach, including new seating.

Inwood »

Bouncer Andrew Tolbert claims in a lawsuit that La Marina didn't have adequate security at the time.

Central Harlem »

The petition asks Mayor Bill de Blasio not to tear down the gardens to build affordable housing.

Civic Center »

The abstract artwork will be installed in Thomas Paine Park this spring for a temporary exhibit.

Inwood »

The Parks Dept. will install signs and GPS locators at 16 landmarks throughout the park.

Jackson Heights »

The annual event lets you bring home a bag of mulch made out of your old tree.

Upper West Side »

Renovations are on the way to Central Park, Riverside Park and several playgrounds.

Hudson Heights »

The New Leaf cafe in Fort Tryon Park will serve its last meal on Dec. 28.

Jamaica »

Robert McClain said the city agency denied him seven promotions and unfairly targets minority workers.

Upper West Side »

The basketball courts, lighting, pathways, entrances and seating will all be updated under the plan.

Inwood »

Since 2012 La Marina has made $18.4 million, including tens of thousands of dollars in hookah sales.

Morrisania »

The repainting will take place during an "It's My Park" event in the spring.

Inwood »

The ramp's completion date was pushed back 10 months to July 2015, officials said. 

Morrisania »

Kids from a Bronx youth center painted Unity Park in August, but the city then painted over their work.

Upper West Side »

Community members are working to design an inclusive and accessible play space in the neighborhood.