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Carl Schurz Park

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John Finley Walk

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  • Location: Elevated walk over East River Drive
  • Architect: Edwin Marcus
  • Description: Two cutout silhouettes of walking figure and name attached to pole
  • Materials: Wrought iron
  • Dimensions: Silhouette H: 3' (approx.). Pole H: 10'
  • Dedicated: July 1, 1941
  • Inscription: JOHN FINLEY WALK /

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The East River Walkway has been partially closed at 89th Street for safety precautions. We are working to reconstruct the site, and NYC Parks personnel will be posted at the site to ensure public safety.
Anticipated Completion: Winter 2019

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