Victory Blvd., W. Shore Exwy., Richmond Ave. bet. Sign Rd., Travis Ave. and Arthur Kill Rd.
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The Freshkills Park Project is focused on transforming the former Fresh Kills Landfill on the Arthur Kill waterfront of Staten Island into a new public park over the next 30 years.
At 2,200 acres - almost three times the size of Central Park - New York’s Freshkills Park is one of the most ambitious public works projects in the world, combining state-of-the-art ecological restoration techniques with extraordinary settings for recreation, public art, and facilities for many sports and programs that are unusual in the city.
Book a tour of the park site and read in-depth information about the project on the Freshkills Park Project page.
Join us as we search for the birds of Freshkills Park along the site's wetlands, creeks and meadows. This tour,...
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View photos of this gigantic project and read about its progress.
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Dig deeper into the landfill-turned-park. Read about our vision and how we'll make it come to life.
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