Department Of Parks And Recreation


Brooklyn Park Named After Beastie Boy MCA

Friday, May 03, 2013

"Everything has been surreal for me for the past 30 years, it just adds onto another completely odd moment. Some of them have been very happy, some of them have been very sad. Today has been both of those." — Ad-Rock, Beastie Boys

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NYC Parks Employee Killed After Dispute with Co-Worker

Tuesday, September 04, 2012

A New York City Parks Department employee fatally stabbed another Parks Department employee Tuesday afternoon in Queens, according to a spokeswoman for the department.



Contemporary Wreaths On View in Central Park

Thursday, December 09, 2010

The City's Parks and Recreation department opened its 28th annual "Wreath Interpretations" exhibition at the Arsenal Gallery in Central Park on Thursday, December 9. On view this year are 30 wreaths and there’s not a traditional one in the bunch.

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