Lieutenant John H. Martinson Playground
Preston Ave. bet. Koch Blvd. and Osborne St.
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This playground, Brooklyn. This fully accessible playground is one of the most innovative in the city, offering great views, two levels of play areas for younger and older kids, and an amphitheater that can be used as an outdoor classroom. Located adjacent to Public School 55, it is named in memory of FDNY Lieutenant John H. Martinson of Engine Company 249, who died in the line of duty in 2008 in Fort Greene.
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