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July 25

NYC PARKS BREAKS GROUND ON FULL RECONSTRUCTION OF VETERANS GROVE PLAYGROUND

Queens Parks Commissioner Dorothy Lewandowski today joined Council Member Daniel Dromm to break ground on a $1.7 million reconstruction of Veterans Grove Playground in Elmhurst, Queens. This project will fully reconstruct the play area and surrounding sidewalk, and add important storm water...

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