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Murray Playground


Bigger Bird

Located in the southeast corner of John Murray Park since 1986, this abstract sculpture is a long-term temporary installation by Long Island City artist Dan Sinclair.… Read More

The Asian Longhorned Beetle - Murray Park

The Asian longhorned beetle ( Anoplophora glabripennis ) was found in Greenpoint, Brooklyn in 1996. Scientists believe it came to the United States by way of wood crating… Read More

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John F. Murray Playground is currently under construction. This much needed renovation will include new play equipment, safety surfacing, paving, fencing, and an innovative new spray shower. In addition, a series of new benches for parents and caregivers will be included, and native plants will be used in the landscaping. Once complete, this playground will be a welcome respite for visitors of all ages.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2014

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