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Woodhaven »

A NYC Parks Department truck hit an 18-year-old male at a Woodhaven Intersection, police said.

Jackson Heights »

Limitations on work around the piping plover nesting area indirectly caused another delay, officials say

Rockaway Park »

The rebuilt boardwalk from Beach 108 to 126th streets will now open in July, officials said. 

Chelsea »

The Chelsea Garden Club is asking passersby to report anyone seen maiming trees on the block.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

A Grammy-produced, four-day concert series, "Grammy Park," is coming to Brooklyn in May.

Upper West Side »

Locals slammed the plan, decrying its effect on an adjacent park and the larger neighborhood. 

Morningside Heights »

A retaining wall near 125th Street veneer had to be repaired, according to the Parks Department

Union Square »

The bust, created by Lionel Smit and based on the Roman god Janus, is awaiting Parks approval.

Upper East Side »

The conservators suggest using projectors to cast images of the hieroglyphics back onto the monolith.

Upper West Side »

Here's where to look for downy little heads popping out of nests in local parks. 

Upper West Side »

The stops are at W. 100th, 103rd, 104th, 106th, 112th, 113th, 114th, 116th, 119th and 122nd streets. 

Upper West Side »

The lack of lighting on the path makes it unsafe for bikers and runners, community members said.

Upper West Side »

The indoor pool offered a less daunting environment than an open river, volunteers said.

South Street Seaport »

The Parks Department is transforming its storage space under the FDR into a dining oasis.

Fort Greene »

An environmental study found potentially carcinogenic materials buried underneath the soil at BAM Park.