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May 28, 2008

Leon Levy Foundation Helps Green NYC

Largest private gift for greening in NYC's history!

March 11, 2008

Major Grant Awarded For Lakeside Center Project

The development of Prospect Park's Lakeside Center recently received a big boost, thanks to a...

January 2, 2008

Parkies Honored By 100 Year Association

Anne Arrowsmith of Central Forestry and Anthony Mazzallo of Brooklyn Operations received a high...

December 5, 2007

Prospect Park Lit Up For The Holidays

For the second consecutive year, Mayor Bloomberg came to Prospect Park to celebrate the...

December 3, 2007

Honoring One Of New York's Finest And A True Hero

Two years ago Detective Dillon Stewart lost his life protecting the people of Brooklyn. To...

December 3, 2007

Mayor Bloomberg Lights Up Prospect Park For The Holidays

Energy-Efficient LEDs Used in Special Holiday Lighting Installation Mayor Michael R....

November 26, 2007

Prospect Park Playground Dedicated To Detective Dillon Stewart

Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe today joined Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly, Brooklyn Borough...

October 22, 2007

Parks Celebrates The Beginning Of The Citywide Ice Skating Season

Parks & Recreation kicked off the citywide ice skating season at the beginning of October...

October 18, 2007

Paying Tribute To Lafayette

Last Thursday, Commissioner Benepe joined French Consul General to New York Francois Delattre,...

August 21, 2007

DOT And Parks To Increase Weekday Recreation Time In Prospect Park

NEW YORK – City transportation and parks commissioners today announced the extension of...

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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

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