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March 7

NEW, ENGAGING PLAY EQUIPMENT COMES TO DEVOY PLAYGROUND IN QUEENS’ FOREST PARK

NYC Parks Queens Borough Commissioner Dorothy Lewandowski today joined Borough President Melinda Katz and Council Member Elizabeth Crowley to cut the ribbon on a $1.45 million upgrade to Joseph Devoy Playground in Forest Park. “With a new entranceway and a layout that allows...

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