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NYC Parks' Free Fitness Program Recieves $1 Million In Support From Empire Bluecross Blueshield To Date

Newest $300,000 donation will fund continuation of Shape Up NYC; support 140 classes per week NYC Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver, FAICP, today joined CEO of Empire BlueCross BlueShield Brian Griffin to announce a $300,000 donation to...

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NYC Parks Cuts The Ribbon On Bridge Park's Renovated Waterfront

Renovations bring increased access to the waterfront and Harlem River Greenway On Thursday, May 28, NYC Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver, FAICP joined Council Member Vanessa Gibson, Director of Planning and Development for Bronx Borough...

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