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Grady Playground

Shore Pkwy., Brighton 3 St., Brighton 4 St.

Brooklyn

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This text is part of Parks’ Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within the park.

This playground and the adjoining high school honor William Grady who served as the Superintendent of High Schools for the New York City Board of Education in the 1930s. Working from his headquarters on Livingston Street, Grady was a constant advocate for technical studies in schools. Those who admired his commitment and achievements nicknamed him the ‘Father of Vocational Education’ in Brooklyn.

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    Grady Playground Weather

    • Fri
      Snow Likely
      34°F
    • Sat
      Blustery
      20°F
    • Sun
      Slight Chc Snow
      29°F
    • Mon
      Chance Snow
      18°F

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