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Important Winter Storm-Related Service Changes

Due to the winter storm, NYC Parks will close this afternoon at 6:00 p.m., effective until further notice. Closures include all parks and recreation centers, and signage will be posted at all parks sites.

For more information, please visit our Storm Update page.

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation


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Prospect Park Lighting

On November 27, Mayor Bloomberg joined New York Daily News Chairman & Publisher Mort Zuckerman and his daughter Abigail to flip the switch on the installation. Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe, Transportation Commissioner Iris… more.

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On November 27, Mayor Bloomberg joined New York Daily News Chairman & Publisher Mort Zuckerman and his daughter Abigail to flip the switch on the installation. Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe, Transportation Commissioner Iris Weinshall, Deputy Borough President Yvonne Graham and Prospect Park Alliance President Tupper Thomas joined the festivities that included entertainment by the Brooklyn Steppers Marching Band, the Brooklyn Philharmonic, and students from I.S. 206, P.S. 115 and P.S. 154.

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