Playground 52’s Groundbreaking Redevelopment

Bronx Parks Commissioner Iris Rosa-Rodriguez (3rd on l), Borough President Diaz (c) NYC Parks Commissioner Silver (4th from r) and Councilman Salamanca (3rd from r) joined other leaders in breaking ground for Playground 52’s reconstruction.
Photo by Daniel Avila / NYC Parks

NYC Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver; Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.; Councilman Rafael Salamanca and PAL New South Bronx Center students broke ground on the $3 million reconstruction of Playground 52 on Tuesday, July 19 in Woodstock. The park’s basketball courts and amphitheater will be completely renovated and a new skate park will be constructed with new pavements, fences, planting, lighting and drainage system.

NYC Parks Commissioner Silver (2nd row, c) and Councilman Salamanca (2nd row, r) met with students and teachers from PAL New South Bronx Center at the ceremony.
Photo by Daniel Avila / NYC Parks

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