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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.

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Grand Army Plaza

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Upcycle Fest

Monday, October 28, 2013

8:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

Clean out your desk drawers, closets and office shelves and join thousands of New Yorkers for Upcycle Fest! Bring your outdated electronics to Prospect Park and drop them into the designated trucks where they will find a new life after being Upcycled. This sustainable solution to the buildup of old electronics helps to decrease the negative global impact that throwing out devices has on our environment, all while helping to support City Parks Foundation and Prospect Park Alliance.

  • Upcycling gets ride of electronic clutter without adding to landfills
  • Upcycling re-purposes your gently used electronics for the secondary market

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Grand Army Plaza Weather

  • Tue
    Snow
    28°F
  • Wed
    Blowing Snow
    30°F
  • Thu
    Chance Light Snow
    30°F
  • Fri
    Chance Flurries
    35°F

7-day forecast

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