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May 20, 2002

SOMETHING’S BREWING IN HELL’S KITCHEN

There was a lot of sun (and even more fun) last Thursday at McCaffrey Playground in Hell’s...

April 25, 2002

THE ONCE-AND-FUTURE PLAYGROUND FOR ALL CHILDREN

Disabilities should never prevent a child from playing. And rain should never prevent the Parks...

April 17, 2002

THERESE BRADDICK NAMED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE HISTORIC HOUSE TRUST

Commissioner Benepe and the Board of Historic House Trust announced today the appointment of...

April 4, 2002

PARKLANDS AND NEW PARKLAND

Parklands was established by the first Parks Commissioner, Robert Moses, with a threefold...

March 26, 2002

AL MCMORRIS RETIRES AFTER 40 YEARS WITH PARKS

Al McMorris has been with Parks for forty years and on Thursday, March 21, he was given a...

March 14, 2002

COMMISSIONER BENEPE ANNOUNCES TWO APPOINTMENTS

Robert Garafola has been re-appointed as Deputy Commissioner for Management and Budget. In this...

December 18, 2001

FLOWERS TO BLOOM BESIDE "LAVENDER LAKE"

Like the block associations, the artists, and the business people, Parks sees opportunity...

November 1, 2001

CENTRAL PARK DRESSES UP FOR HALLOWEEN

Central Park came as a spooky autumn wonderland for the Seventh Annual Newmark Real...

October 17, 2001

A CLASSIC IS REVISED

Photo Caption: Notable Parks Photo Op: British Royalty brought an entourage from...

August 17, 2001

DRAGON BOATS RACE IN FLUSHING MEADOWS CORONA PARK

Traditional Chinese boat races, Columbian dance music, the Queens symphony orchestra, doo wop...

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Know Before You Go

There are currently 3 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

PlaygroundsPlayground

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


MarinasWorld's Fair Marina

Due to a major planned reconstruction project, Pier 1 at the World's Fair Marina is currently closed. Limited transient dockage is available for smaller recreational vessels - please contact the Dockmasters office at 718-478-0480 or VHF Ch71 for more information. There is no dockage available for larger vessels or commercial vessels, including passenger pick-up and drop-off. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back with the World's Fair Marina in the future for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2017

ParkFlushing Meadows Corona Park

Due to major ongoing construction, the northeast section of Meadow Lake is closed. This project will reduce flooding in this area. There will be access to the boathouse and Meadow Lake from the Van Wyck Expressway South Exit 11 and from Jewel Avenue. For more information about this project, please visit our Capital Project Tracker.

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