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Yorkville »

The construction will begin in the summer of 2017, parks department officials say.

Belmont »

The Bronx Zoo is introducing a 375-foot-long zip wire that will stretch back and forth across the river.

NoHo »

A Parks Department official updated Community Board 2 on the various projects in the Village and SoHo.

Corona »

Three promoters applied for multi-day concerts at the park, though their bids were rejected last year.

Chelsea »

Initial renderings reveal features including two play structures, a synthetic turf area and seating.

Rego Park »

The former New York Yankees captain paid a surprise visit to a Rego Park community center.

Prospect Heights »

The menorahs will be lit in both Manhattan and Brooklyn's Grand Army Plazas.

Financial District »

The young female hawk was released back out into the city after flying into a FiDi building last week.

East Village »

The Parks Department has committed to a community information session before moving forward.

East Elmhurst »

C&M Roofing built three fences in Landing Lights Park in East Elmhurst, the city says in a lawsuit.

Upper West Side »

Funding for the monument — the first of its kind in Central Park — is coming from private donations.

Mott Haven »

The city will hold a meeting about the park on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Betances Community Center.

Willowbrook »

The visioning meeting will be on Nov. 30 at the JCC of Staten Island.

Kew Gardens »

Fliers hung around Kew Gardens damaged neighborhood trees, the Parks Department said.

Bushwick »

Upgrades to Rudd Park and Playground will bring the first skate park to the neighborhood.