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August 19

NYC PARKS COMMENCES WORK ON FIRST TWO MANHATTAN PARKS TO BE RECONSTRUCTED THROUGH THE COMMUNITY PARKS INITIATIVE

NYC Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver, FAICP, today joined Council Member Rosie Mendez, Assembly Member Alice Cancel, Principal of PS 134 Daniel Kim, and Chair of Community Board 3 Parks Committee Trever Holland to break ground on the first Manhattan parks to be reconstructed under the...

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