Robert F. “Bobby” Wagner Jr. (1944-1993), son of a three-term mayor and grandson of a United States Senator, earned distinction in his own right for his thoughtful dedication to public service. Although his life was short, he worked to formulate long-term solutions to the problems and challenges of running New York City.
Directions to East River Walk
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East River Walk
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: Fall 2017
- East River Esplanade East 76th Street Seawall Reconstruction
- East River Esplanade Reconstruction, East 68th-70th Streets
- East River Esplanade Stabilization and Reconstruction Phase 3