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Jackson Heights »

The park renovation should begin in the spring, according to the Parks Department. 

East Elmhurst »

One Room Schoolhouse Park on Astoria Boulevard will get upgraded seating and garden space.

Upper West Side »

P.S. 166's PTA is fighting back against Landmark West's bid to stop playground reconstruction.

Kew Gardens »

The $1.9 million project is scheduled to be completed in June 2016.

Jackson Heights »

The tree census keeps track of every tree in New York City.

Upper West Side »

This is the seventh lawsuit filed against the city to stop the playground reconstruction.

Inwood »

After a more than year-long construction process, residents say the two fountains do not work.

Far Rockaway »

Two new Lola Star beachside shops will open at Beach 32nd and Beach 60th streets.

Claremont »

Parks Department officers have issued 18 tickets for drinking in the park during the past two years.

Castleton Corners »

The boy was injured when he crashed his sled into a bale of hay at the foot of a hill.

Central Harlem »

The interactive installation will play the sound of bells and recorded speeches by Marcus Garvey.

Upper West Side »

The trees will be replaced by the Parks Department either this fall or spring.

Coney Island »

The charging stations were installed over the weekend. 

Throgs Neck »

Trump plans on building an 18,455-square-foot clubhouse, up from 12,000 square feet.

Astoria »

A tree on 34th Street that was chopped down by the city in March may get a second life.