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Important Winter Storm-Related Service Changes

Due to the winter storm, NYC Parks will close this afternoon at 6:00 p.m., effective until further notice. Closures include all parks and recreation centers, and signage will be posted at all parks sites.

For more information, please visit our Storm Update page.

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Betsy Head Park

Betsy Head Memorial Playground

Location: Dumont Ave & Bristol St

Monday, October 6, 2014

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Sidewalks
  • Safety Surface

Monday, April 7, 2014

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
  • Lawns
Structural
  • Fences
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks
  • Benches
  • Paved Surfaces

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Weeds
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Sidewalks
  • Safety Surface

Monday, August 13, 2012

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Weeds
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Sidewalks
  • Safety Surface

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment

Monday, November 28, 2011

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks
  • Fences

Monday, March 21, 2011

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks
  • Paved Surfaces

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Monday, August 24, 2009

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks
  • Play Equipment

Monday, November 3, 2008

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
  • Lawns
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Monday, June 9, 2008

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks
  • Play Equipment

Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
  • Lawns
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment

Thursday, May 3, 2007

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, February 1, 2007

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Sidewalks
  • Safety Surface

Thursday, April 20, 2006

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Litter
  • Weeds
  • Graffiti
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Fences
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks
  • Benches
  • Paved Surfaces

Monday, December 5, 2005

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, August 16, 2005

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks
  • Paved Surfaces

Tuesday, October 26, 2004

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Fences

Monday, April 19, 2004

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Trees
  • Lawns
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, October 23, 2003

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
  • Lawns
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Friday, June 6, 2003

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Benches

Tuesday, January 7, 2003

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface

Monday, October 7, 2002

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Safety Surface
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment

Monday, June 3, 2002

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface

Monday, September 10, 2001

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Glass
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks
  • Play Equipment

Monday, September 18, 2000

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Litter
  • Weeds
  • Graffiti
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Benches
  • Safety Surface

Wednesday, July 5, 2000

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks

Wednesday, April 26, 2000

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Play Equipment
  • Sidewalks
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Safety Surface

Tuesday, January 11, 2000

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Litter
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
  • Lawns
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Safety Surface
  • Sidewalks
  • Play Equipment

Thursday, September 23, 1999

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Safety Surface

Wednesday, May 19, 1999

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

NameAcceptableUnacceptableNot Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Trees
  • Lawns
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Play Equipment
  • Sidewalks
  • Safety Surface

Park Information

Directions to Betsy Head Park

  • Betsy Head Playground Children's Garden
  • Betsy Head Pool, August 1937
  • Betsy Head Pool, circa 1940
  • Betsy Head Memorial Playground

Betsy Head Park Weather

  • Tue
    Heavy Snow
    28°F
  • Wed
    Decreasing Clouds
    26°F
  • Thu
    Chance Light Snow
    30°F
  • Fri
    Chance Light Snow
    35°F

7-day forecast

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