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NYC Parks Wraps Up Successful Citywide CPI Community Input Meetings

Hundreds of New Yorkers gave ideas to help re-imagine 35 community spaces that will reach approximately 220,000 New Yorkers in surrounding neighborhoodsThis month, NYC Parks has successfully completed its community scoping sessions for the Community...

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Fort Totten Tunnel Tour With The Urban Park Rangers

Join the Urban Park Rangers this Saturday, February 28, for a historic walking tour back to the nineteenth century. Learn the stories of Fort Totten and its role in defending New York City. This walk takes you through the cavernous Endicott Batteries...

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