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WNYC Transmitter Park

West St. bet. Kent St. and Greenpoint Ave.

Brooklyn

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WNYC Transmitter Park was opened to the Greenpoint-Williamsburg communities in 2012 as a local waterfront destination. Once the working home of the WNYC radio transmission towers, the park is now a stunning green space, with both natural areas and also places for fishing, play, and active recreation.

The park includes an overlook to the south, seating, and a waterfront esplanade. The center of the park includes a large, open lawn with a separate children’s play area featuring a nautical theme to reflect the site’s context. It also includes a spray shower and nature gardens. A pedestrian bridge has been restored as a wetland accessible to visitors. At the end of Kent Street is a recreational pier, featuring opportunities for fishing and a view of the Manhattan skyline and East River.

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WNYC Transmitter Park Weather

  • Tue
    Mostly Sunny
    89°F
  • Wed
    Sunny
    87°F
  • Thu
    Sunny
    84°F
  • Fri
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