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February 10, 2003

CONGRATULATIONS JANUARY EMPLOYEES OF THE MONTH

The following individuals were awarded Employee of the Month for January on February 3, 2003....

January 30, 2003

LOWER MANHATTAN RETURNS TO ITS ROOTS

The Dutch—who first arrived in 1625—have landed once again on the southern tip of Manhattan…well,...

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...

January 22, 2003

PROSPECT PARK RECEIVES NEW DRIVE HOURS

Prospect Park in Brooklyn will look a little bit different in the coming months. What changes...

January 10, 2003

MAKING STRIDES IN HARLEM

Sometimes, going around in circles actually means moving forward . This is certainly the case...

December 12, 2002

LOST BATTALION HALL WINS "BEST OF PARKS" AWARD

"I’m crazy. I am a cleaning fanatic. I would do this if I worked in the Arsenal or in a park...

September 20, 2002

10th ANNUAL LITTLE RED LIGHTHOUSE FESTIVAL

It's that time of year again. The Little Red Lighthouse Festival is being held...

September 16, 2002

SUMMER RECREATION DRAWS TO A CLOSE

This summer Recreation coordinated numerous special events and...

September 13, 2002

COMING TOGETHER IN THE PARKS

On Wednesday at parks around the city, the one year anniversary of...

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 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

PlaygroundsRiverside Park

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


MarinasWest 79th Street Boat Basin

Attention Boaters: Due to repairs to an underwater high voltage cable there are currently no transient moorings available at the Boat Basin. Please contact the Dockmasters office at 212-496-2105 or VHF Ch09 for more information and alternatives. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2017

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