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April 5, 2008

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Parks & Recreation Cuts Ribbon on Little League Opening Day

Commissioner Adrian Benepe recently joined the opening day celebration of the Police Officer...

August 15, 2007

You Can Help Design Parks Of The Future

Parks Department collects public surveys for PlaNYC parks The New York City Department of...

August 14, 2007

You Can Help Design Parks Of The Future

As part of Mayor Bloomberg’s PlaNYC initiative to create a greener, more sustainable New...

May 24, 2007

First Mountain Bike Trail In NYC Opens At Highbridge Park

On May 19, as part of the It’s My Park! Day festivities, opening ceremonies were held for the...

May 19, 2007

It’s My Park! Day Celebrates Achievements Of Park Volunteers

Over 6,000 volunteers at locations throughout the city came together today for It’s My...

May 14, 2007

First Mountain Biking And BMX Trail In NYC To Open On “It’s My Park! Day”

Parks & Recreation along with the New York City Mountain Bike Association (NYCMTB) announced...

November 28, 2006

Plans Afoot To Reopen The City’s Oldest Bridge

On November 17, Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe joined Department of...

November 17, 2006

Parks Announces Plans To Reopen City’s Oldest Bridge To Public

DOT engineering study completed and significant projects identified Parks & Recreation...

September 13, 2006

Coming Soon To Our Parks: Mountain Biking!

Now, I know what you're thinking, “There's mountain bicycling in NYC?”  The...

May 11, 2006

Parks Cuts Ribbon At Renovated Highbridge Ballfield

Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe joined officials from the Department of...

Directions to Highbridge Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 5 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Recreation CentersHighbridge Recreation Center

As of Tuesday, March 17, for the safety of our patrons, all recreation centers are closed to the public until further notice. We will be extending all memberships to our recreation center members to cover the length of time we are closed.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2020

ParkHighbridge Park

As a part of our Anchor Parks initiative, reconstruction of Highbridge Park is now underway. This project will reinstate access to a 10-block stretch of the park, improve connectivity and pathways, and restore the historic Grand Staircase at Laurel Hill Terrace. The project will also improve safety and security with new park lighting, and improve ADA access. Follow this project on the Parks Capital Tracker for updates.


Anticipated Completion: Summer 2020

PlaygroundsSunken Playground

As a part of our Anchor Parks initiative, reconstruction of Sunken Playground is now underway. Follow this project on the Parks Capital Tracker for updates.


Anticipated Completion: Winter 2021

PlaygroundsAdventure Playground

As a part of our Anchor Parks initiative, reconstruction of Adventure Playground is now underway. Follow this project on the Parks Capital Tracker for updates.


Anticipated Completion: Winter 2021

ParkHighbridge Park

The Highbridge Park Water Tower is currently closed and undergoing reconstruction. Follow this project on the Parks Capital Tracker for updates.


Anticipated Completion: Spring 2021

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