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Central Park

Heckscher Ballfields & Playground

Location: West Drive, Center Drive, 65 St Transverse

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
  • Glass
Landscape
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
  • Athletic Fields
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Friday, July 10, 2015

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Trails
  • Trees
  • Lawns
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
  • Glass
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
Structural
  • Fences
  • Benches
  • Paved Surfaces

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Sidewalks
  • Paved Surfaces

Friday, November 30, 2012

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Litter
  • Weeds
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
Landscape
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
  • Athletic Fields
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
  • Glass
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Overall Condition: Unacceptable
Cleanliness: Unacceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
  • Glass
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Trees
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
Structural
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Benches

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
  • Glass
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Sidewalks
  • Paved Surfaces

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
  • Athletic Fields
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, January 8, 2008

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, October 4, 2007

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, December 14, 2006

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Ice
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trees
  • Athletic Fields
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Thursday, September 21, 2006

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trees
  • Athletic Fields
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces

Friday, December 2, 2005

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces

Friday, July 8, 2005

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Wednesday, August 18, 2004

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trees
Structural
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Benches
  • Fences

Wednesday, March 31, 2004

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces

Wednesday, October 1, 2003

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks
  • Benches

Wednesday, March 5, 2003

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces

Wednesday, August 7, 2002

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Friday, January 25, 2002

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
  • Athletic Fields
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Tuesday, July 17, 2001

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces
  • Sidewalks

Wednesday, September 27, 2000

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Weeds
  • Litter
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces

Wednesday, July 28, 1999

Overall Condition: Acceptable
Cleanliness: Acceptable

Name Acceptable Unacceptable Not Rated
Cleanliness
  • Glass
  • Graffiti
  • Litter
  • Weeds
Landscape
  • Athletic Fields
  • Horticultural Areas
  • Lawns
  • Trails
  • Trees
Structural
  • Benches
  • Fences
  • Paved Surfaces

Directions to Central Park

Know Before You Go

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The Public Theater’s Free Shakespeare in the Park production of Troilus and Cressida will contain effects including the use of loud sounds, blank gunshots, and simulated explosions. The production will run nightly through August 14 at the Delacorte Theater (located mid-park at 80th Street on the southwest corner of the Great Lawn). Please visit the Public Theater's website for more information about the show and its special effects.
Anticipated Completion: 08/14/2016

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