Lyons Square Playground
Aldus St to Bruckner Blvd bet. Bryant Av and Longfellow Av
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Lyons Square Playground was named for landowner and Civil War veteran James L. Lyons by the Board of Aldermen on April 17, 1928. Lyons was a charter member of the Bronx Old Timers Association, founded in 1911 by the first Bronx Borough President, Louis Haffen, for people who had lived in the Bronx for fifty years or more.
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