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November 14, 2001

FISHERMEN AND BEACH-GOERS REJOICE!

Staten Island’s Midland Beach is poised to become 835 feet more spectacular. Future generations...

October 24, 2001

FLAG FOOTBALL FESTIVAL’S A RUNAWAY SUCCESS

For the 800 kids at Liberty Park in Queens, Saturday, October 20 was an athletic smorgasbord of...

October 12, 2001

PARKIE AND NATIONAL GUARDSMAN SERVES AT GROUND ZERO

If you see a Parkie in fatigues, it’s probably Roland (Bel Air) Chouloute , a reserve in the...

October 11, 2001

NEW EXHIBIT AT THE ARSENAL GALLERY IDENTIFIES THE LINKS BETWEEN SCOTTISH AND AMERICAN WATERWAYS

The Arsenal Gallery, Parks’ premier indoor exhibition space, opened a new show on Monday,...

October 9, 2001

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS IN THE ACTOR’S STUDIO

At Mayor Giuliani’s behest, New Yorkers did their civic duty and attended the theater on Tuesday...

October 2, 2001

COMFORT STATION TO RISE IN QUEENSBRIDGE PARK

The Queensboro Bridge opened in 1909. It cost $20 million to build and appears to have been...

September 28, 2001

PARKS’ PHOTO ARCHIVE IN MOTION ON THE T.V. SCREEN

Parks’ Photo Archive is a history of Parks in images. The archive stores more than 100,000...

September 26, 2001

FLIGHT OF THE BUTTERFLIES FROM NEW YORK TO MEXICO MARKS A NEW SEASON

Saturday, September 22 was the first day of autumn, a landmark that many New Yorkers celebrated...

September 21, 2001

OUT OF THE SMOKE, A HERO RISES

On Tuesday, September 11, 2001, a day that New Yorkers will remember as a day of...

September 19, 2001

SKATE-OF-THE-ART FACILITY OPENS IN OWL’S HEAD PARK

Skaters, bladers, and bikers met in Owl’s Head Park on Sunday, September 8 to inaugurate a new...

Directions to Prospect Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Baseball FieldsProspect Park

The Long Meadow Ballfields will be closed at Prospect Park for construction. The reconstruction of the Long Meadow Ballfields is a multi-phase project encompassing 34 acres of fields, paths and woodlands. The project incorporates contemporary storm water management techniques that support our goal of capturing and retaining storm water runoff. These improvements will also help to filter runoff before it enters our watercourse. Designed to revitalize the park’s sporting community, the first phase will restore Field One, pedestrian and bridle paths, drinking fountains, benches, and include new tree plantings.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2014

ParkProspect Park

The Prospect Park Well House is under reconstruction in order to build a new composting latrine. The park remains open while the building gets reconstructed.
Anticipated Completion: Winter 2015

Prospect Park Weather

  • Sun
    Slight Chc Rain
    39°F
  • Mon
    Chance Rain
    42°F
  • Tue
    Chance Rain
    51°F
  • Wed
    Heavy Rain
    59°F

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