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May 8, 2006

Parks & Recreation, Consumer Affairs & Alfonso Little League Cut Ribbon At Renovated Highbridge Ballfield

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

October 3, 2005

CELEBRATING NEW YORK CITY’S FIRST MOUNTAIN BIKING TRAIL

Last Saturday, September 24, was a good day for bicycle enthusiasts across New York City. Parks...

June 9, 2004

NATIONAL TRAILS DAY HAS NEW YORKERS “TAKING A HIKE”

Commissioner Adrian Benepe kicked off a weekend celebration of New York City’s park nature...

May 25, 2004

UNITED IN PURPOSE, RESIDENTS SPRUCE UP NEW YORK CITY’S PARKS

The Ninth Annual "It’s My Park!" Day was held on Saturday, May 15, 2004. It’s My Park! Day is...

November 3, 2003

MAYOR BLOOMBERG ANNOUNCES NEW INITIATIVE OF CITY PARKS FOUNDATION AND PARKS RECREATION

What if you and your neighbors could re-design your community park? How would your park change?...

July 10, 2003

WAKE UP AND SHAPE UP!

Perhaps you’d like to become more active but you don’t have a clue where to start. Or possibly...

March 3, 2003

STATEN ISLAND GETS GREENER

On Wednesday, February 12, officials announced that 9.5 acres of land in Staten Island would...

January 28, 2003

JUST SKATE! PARKS OFFERS SAFE-SKATING SPOTS FOR ALL TO ENJOY

This year, Parks & Recreation has given New Yorkers of all ages extra incentive to stay away from...

October 2, 2002

CONGRATULATIONS EMPLOYEES OF THE MONTH

The following individuals were awarded Employee of the Month for September on September 30,...

August 29, 2002

BARBECUING AND LABOR DAY—A PERFECT MATCH

Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated...

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Know Before You Go

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

Recreation CentersHighbridge Recreation Center

Beginning Monday, January 13, 2020, the gymnasium will be closed for renovation. We expect the renovation to be completed by February 2020. Please check with the center for further and updates and information. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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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