Citing Disorder, NYPD To Enforce 10 P.M. Curfew At Washington Square Park
As more New Yorkers have flocked to the park at night, some local residents have raised concerns about an increase in music, litter, vandalism, and drug use
Jun 1, 2021 12:51 PM
Arts & Entertainment
Photos: Explore Little Island, NYC's Luxurious New Floating Park On The Hudson
Park-goers will soon have access to a lush and dazzling green space, intersected by winding pathways and weathered steel arches that towers above the Hudson River in concrete pods.
May 20, 2021 3:31 PM
With Trash Complaints Up 120% At Parks This Summer, City Launches Campaign To Tackle Garbage Uptick
The "Toss Your Trash Campaign" will feature signs at bus shelters, grocery stores, and, of course, park entrances.
Aug 29, 2020 3:26 PM
Critics Want Mullaly Park In The Bronx Renamed, Citing Namesake's Racist Rhetoric
Activists will hold a socially distant demonstration on Thursday morning.
Jul 1, 2020 4:42 PM
Cuomo Appalled By "Disrespectful" People Congregating In NYC Parks, Orders City To Reduce Density
"It's insensitive! It's arrogant! It's self-destructive! It's disrespectful to other people! It has to stop and it has to stop now!"
Mar 22, 2020 1:11 PM
Eric Adams Cracks Down On Borough Hall Skateboarders, Continues Ignoring Placard Abuse
If you want to break the law on four wheels outside Brooklyn Borough Hall, it pays to have a multi-ton vehicle and a job with a city.
Oct 25, 2019 4:28 PM
Charmin Sets Up $15,000 Toilet Paper Kiosk In Washington Square Park
Right where an artist was forcefully arrested for selling his work earlier this month.
Oct 18, 2019 4:50 PM
Videos: Parks Police Grab And Slam Artist To Ground In Washington Square Park
“For a brief moment, I believed I was going to die just like Eric Garner."
Oct 10, 2019 3:16 PM
Beware: Toxic Dog-Killing Algae Found In Multiple NYC Parks
'It's important to try to avoid contact with any algae and keep pets on leashes... do not allow them to enter or drink from lakes and ponds unless in areas specifically designated for such activities.'
Updated: Aug 26, 2019 1:40 PM
Photos: Poison Ivy From NYC Park Taking Over Public Sidewalk In The Bronx
Another large patch of poison ivy was spotted growing into a public sidewalk.
Updated: Jul 17, 2019 11:52 AM
Report: NYC Park Restrooms Even Grosser Than You Thought
Among its findings, the Comptroller's report found 53 restrooms that may be actively dangerous.
Updated: Jun 28, 2019 9:37 AM
Early Results Show Lead In Water At Some NYC Public Drinking Fountains
The water from one drinking fountain in Pelham Bay Park in the Bronx has 50 times as much lead in it as permitted by federal regulations, according to an official test.
Updated: May 23, 2019 7:26 PM
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