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Nehemiah Park

Watkins St., Mother Gaston Blvd., Livonia Ave., Riverdale Ave.

Brooklyn

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

Nehemiah Park is named for the nearby Nehemiah Houses, a housing development built by a local non-profit organization, whose innovative methods of financing and constructing affordable housing for both renters and homeowners is used as a model all over the country. The group’s mission is inspired by Nehemiah, the ancient biblical figure who helped rebuild Jerusalem after its first destruction.

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Events

It's My Park Day at Nehemiah Park

Please join Empowering Youth Towards Excellence and neighborhood residents for It's My Park Day at Nehemiah Park!...

Facilities

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Nehemiah Park Weather

  • Wed
    Chance Showers
    66°F
  • Thu
    Partly Sunny
    69°F
  • Fri
    Sunny
    72°F
  • Sat
    Rain
    69°F

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