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Greenwich Village »

The Department of Transportation turned the land over to the Parks Department, to be managed by NYU.

Ocean Breeze »

The Ocean Breeze Track and Field Athletic Complex will open to the public Thursday.

Red Hook »

"Aggressive testing" for contaminants will soon begin at surrounding fields, park officials said.

Red Hook »

Parks Department contractors were taking down the tree when the man was struck, officials said. 

Travis »

The Parks Department issued an RFEI on Thursday for facilities at the new park.

Corona »

The long-awaited alliance was originally announced as part of a 2013 deal. 

Chelsea »

Chelsea residents have been pushing for the site of a parking lot to be made a green space for years.

Union Square »

"My Circle," by Beverly Pepper, will stand in the Union Square Triangle through May 2016.

Midtown East »

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

Upper West Side »

Both residents and skaters say that a park at W. 110th St. has ideal skateboarding conditions.

Concourse »

The planting was originally supposed to take place at noon on Oct. 21 in Joyce Kilmer Park.

Upper West Side »

The new renovations come in addition to a $1.55 million upgrade slated for the basketball courts.

Concourse »

The group will plant its 1 millionth tree on Oct. 21 at noon in Joyce Kilmer Park.

Greenwich Village »

Other parks projects in the neighborhood include sidewalk repair at Washington Square Park.

Upper West Side »

The design phase of the playground at Amsterdam Avenue and 104th Street is set to start in the spring.