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April 18, 2001

NRG REDUCES NON-POINT SOURCE POLLUTION AND RESTORES FORESTS IN NORTHERN MANHATTAN

The Natural Resources Group (NRG) has received more than $2 million dollars from the New...

April 10, 2001

PLAY BALL!

On Saturday, April 7, 2001 the Prospect Park carousel cranked up and the Lefferts Homestead...

April 4, 2001

EWEN PARK IS RENOVATED, STEP BY STEP

Ewen Park is stepping up in the world. On Thursday, March 29, Parkies and local officials...

April 3, 2001

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NINE NEW EMPLOYEES OF THE MONTH!

Brian (Oakman) Aucoin is Bronx's Employee of the Month for March. Oakman started at Parks...

April 2, 2001

A PARK IS BORN

On Wednesday, March 28, 2001, Commissioner Henry J. (StarQuest) Stern welcomed the...

February 23, 2001

BROOKLYN CULTURAL BLITZ

Between the Prospect Park Alliance, the Lefferts Homestead, the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens,...

February 16, 2001

PARKS REMEMBERS MAYOR BEAME

Friday, February 9, 2001 Abraham D. Beame , Mayor of New York from 1974 to 1977, died at...

January 29, 2001

PARKS ENGINEERS IN SWAMPS AND ON BEACHES: A LECTURE SERIES FOR 2001

The Municipal Engineer's Society, a member organization of City engineers, has selected...

January 10, 2001

LAST DAY OF Y2K’s A SNOW DAY

The snow began to fall Saturday morning, December 30, and when Parkies from Recreation awoke...

January 4, 2001

EVERGREEN TREES TO BE RECYCLED IN MULCH FEST 2001

This Saturday, January 6, Christmas trees will make the reverse trip-out of the spotlight on...

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

  • Fri
    Mostly Sunny
    44°F
  • Sat
    Mostly Sunny
    39°F
  • Sun
    Slight Chc Rain/Snow
    44°F
  • Mon
    Chance Showers
    46°F

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