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It's My Park Day at New Dorp Beach

Saturday, May 4, 2013

9:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.

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On It's My Park Day, the Natural Resources Protective Association will be cleaning debris from the beach, removing weeds and litter from paths at New Dorp Beach. New Dorp Beach is on the south shore of Staten Island and was severely impacted by Sandy.

Location

New Dorp Lane & Cedar Grove Avenue in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach
Staten Island
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Partnerships for Parks, Natural Resources Protective Association

Contact Number

(718) 873-4291

Contact Email

NRPA2@aol.com

Categories

Volunteer, It's My Park Day, Food, Waterfront

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BeachesMidland Beach and Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk

The Midland Beach Entry Plaza will create a new public open space that will connect the community, boardwalk, promenade and beach. A decorative fountain with cascading waves of water will provide a focal point for the entrance to the beach promenade. In the central space of the plaza there will be a pattern of colored pavements with a series of interactive spray showers that can be enjoyed by children and adults alike. The entry plaza will also provide new drinking fountains, benches and colorful native plantings. A 104-space parking area, designed to include sustainable practices, will collect stormwater in a series of inter-connected rain gardens. The gardens will filter the water to an underground detention system that will recharge the groundwater. This work will take place on the land located at Father Capodanno Blvd & Seaview Ave in Midland Beach.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2014

Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach Weather

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    Breezy
    43°F
  • Fri
    Mostly Sunny
    42°F
  • Sat
    Mostly Sunny
    39°F
  • Sun
    Partly Sunny
    44°F

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