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Grady Playground

Shore Pkwy., Brighton 3 St., Brighton 4 St.


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This text is part of Parks’ Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within the park.

This playground and the adjoining high school honor William Grady who served as the Superintendent of High Schools for the New York City Board of Education in the 1930s. Working from his headquarters on Livingston Street, Grady was a constant advocate for technical studies in schools. Those who admired his commitment and achievements nicknamed him the ‘Father of Vocational Education’ in Brooklyn.

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Directions to Grady Playground

    Grady Playground Weather

    • Tue
      Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Light Rain
    • Wed
      Light Rain Likely and Areas Fog then Heavy Rain and Breezy
    • Thu
      Sunny and Breezy
    • Fri
      Chance Light Snow

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