Browse annual reports from 1857 through 1934, press releases from 1934 through 1970, and minutes and documents from 1859 to 1930.
Publications and Releases
The Plant is a daily newsletter produced by Parks that provides information on our past initiatives, activities, and events.
Archive of Media Advisories.
The New York City Council, the law-making body of the City of New York, holds oversight hearings to determine how agency programs are working, and whether budgeted funds are being well spent. Parks is regularly asked to testify at these hearings to help share information about our parks, facilities, and programs.
From millions of flowers planted to a million trees well underway, from green roofs and greenways to green fleets and greenmarkets, sports fields and marinas to pools and beaches, Urban Park Ranger nature programs to cutting edge design by expert landscape architects and design teams, we would like to share with you some of the exciting services and ideas developed and advanced from the beginning of fiscal year 2008 through the end of fiscal year 2010.
Read about Parks' initiatives and Mayor Bloomberg's PlaNYC vision in the 2006-2007 Parks' Biennial Report.
Read about the accomplishments of the Department of Parks & Recreation in the 2004-2005 Parks' Biennial Report.
2002-2003 Parks' Biennial Report detailing eight seasons of progress at Parks.
1998-1999 Parks' Biennial Report detailing the goals and achievements at Parks.