May 7, 2002
Lynda Ricciardone, Christine Rumpf, and Tom Russo have been appointed Deputy Chief of Operations...
April 9, 2002
The following four individuals were also awarded Employee of the Month for March on Monday, April...
February 11, 2002
In his State of the City address on January 30, Mayor Bloomberg said, "We must renew our...
January 10, 2002
On Saturday, January 5, Mayor Michael R. (Network) Bloomberg, made his first appearance at...
October 30, 2001
When he began work at Parks, fresh out of the Air Force , Charles (Razorback) McKinney...
October 26, 2001
They asked what they could do to get involved. They waited on blood lines and called hotlines....
October 22, 2001
Every year, more people visit New York City’s recreation centers. They come to shoot hoops,...
October 18, 2001
PHOTO CAPTION: David (Happy Trails) Lutz , Executive Director of the...
September 5, 2001
Picture forty acres of park swept by hawks, mallards, and thrush on the wing. Picture lush,...
August 29, 2001
Four star players from the New York/New Jersey Metrostars visited two parks last week to mark...
Directions to Riverside Park
Know Before You Go
The northernmost A-dock at the 79th Street Boat Basin is currently closed to public access for structural enhancements. The dock will be further supported with non-wood pilings and a new wave screen.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2015
Riverside Park Weather
- Baseball Fields
- Basketball Courts
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Fitness Equipment
- Handball Courts
- Kayak/Canoe Launch Sites
- Roller Hockey
- Running Tracks
- Skate Parks
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Wi-Fi Hot Spots
Know when to go:
View upcoming athletic area usage in