Slattery Playground

E. 183 St. bet. Valentine Ave. and Ryer


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Two proud lions greet you at the brick entrance to Slattery Playground, welcoming you to a place for children to enjoy themselves. After entering from the central sitting area, kids can take advantage of tot or children's swings, or a well-loved play area. Towards the rear of the park, you can find a row of handball courts, as well as an area for basketball that includes more than a half-dozen rims as well as two full courts. This park is named for Corporal Robert A. Slattery, a Bronx resident and the first New York City Police Officer to be killed in action in World War I. 

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