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Greene Playground

Greene Ave. bet. Waverly Ave. and Washington Ave.

Brooklyn

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

Greene Playground takes its name from its location on Greene Avenue, named in 1904, which runs from Fulton Street to Metropolitan Avenue. The source of both names is Revolutionary War General Nathanael Greene, for whom Fort Greene Park was named in 1812.

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    Greene Playground Weather

    • Wed
      Scattered Sprinkles
      57°F
    • Thu
      Patchy Fog then Partly Sunny
      62°F
    • Fri
      Slight Chance Light Rain and Areas Fog
      56°F
    • Sat
      Chance Light Rain then Rain Likely
      61°F

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