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Important Winter Storm-Related Service Advisory

Due to the winter storm, Parks Afterschool will be cancelled today. Other programs and services have also been affected by this storm.

For more information, please visit our Storm Update page.

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The Best NYC Park Photos of 2012: The Year in Review

The Best NYC Park Photos of 2012: The Year in Review

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2012 was a tumultuous year for New York City, where great beauty and splendor was mixed with one of the greatest natural disasters in the city's history. These photos, taken by our staff photographers, show off New York City in all its forms: as a...

Dec. 31, 2012
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Daniel Avila

Daniel Avila

Daniel Avila was born and raised in Queens, NY. He graduated from SUNY Albany in 2000 and has since freelanced for the Troy Record, Albany Times Union, and Newsday. He began photographing for Parks in November 2005. In his spare time he enjoys...

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Malcolm Pinckney

Malcolm Pinckney

Senior Photographer Malcolm Pinckney has been capturing New York City parks on camera since 1975. Although he has held various titles during his tenure with the City--from Recreation Specialist to Urban Park Ranger to City Hall Photographer--he...

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