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Rudd Playground

Arberdeen St., Furman Ave. north of Bushwick Ave.

Brooklyn

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This text is part of Parks’ Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within the park.

Stephen A. Rudd (1874-1936), a lifelong resident of Brooklyn, is the namesake of this playground, located on Bushwick Avenue between Aberdeen and Granite Streets. From the time of his law school graduation to his death in 1936, Rudd shared his talents with the community that shaped him. An alumnus of Brooklyn Law School and St. Lawrence University, Rudd married his constant companion Elizabeth Lindsay in 1895.

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Rudd Playground Weather

  • Tue
    Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Light Rain
    56°F
  • Wed
    Chance Showers and Areas Fog then Showers and Breezy
    69°F
  • Thu
    Mostly Sunny and Breezy
    50°F
  • Fri
    Chance Snow
    38°F

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