Parks Department

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Kew Gardens »

Michael Ricatto hired a team to post signs in the area after his Trump 2016 signs were repeatedly taken.

New Dorp Beach »

Officials allocated the money to rebuild the New Dorp Beach Friendship Club in 2014.

Upper West Side »

Cyclists will travel along a new bike path east of the Esplanade, the Parks Department said. 

Forest Hills »

At the Metropolitan Expeditionary Learning School, teens study through field trips and problem-solving.

Lower East Side »

The years-long project will replace an outdated ventilation system under Forsyth Street.

Hudson Square »

The sites are currently controlled by the Department of Environmental Protection.

Corona »

The annual Raptor Fest brought various birds of prey for a festival in Queens.

Upper East Side »

Sutton East Tennis' lease on the park land ends in August next year.

Corona »

The Parks Department's 19th annual event will take place Saturday in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.

Williamsburg »

The shift in pool hours made by the Parks Department seems to have pleased neither side of the issue.

Park Slope »

A running group said the city has been slow to fix two dozen street lamps along jogging paths in parks.

Upper West Side »

The new playground has bathrooms, sprinklers and two sets of play equipment. 

Gowanus »

The Parks Department plans to build new basketball courts, play areas and gardens at Ennis Playground.

East Harlem »

Community members want a firmer response from city officials on the removal of the statue. 

SoHo »

Isca Greenfield-Sanders' "Playground Parachutes" will be on display at Vesuvio Playground in SoHo.