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Allerton

Bronx Park receives $292K to open an adult fitness area

Bronxites looking to obtain and maintain their perfect summer body can thanks to Bronx Park’s newest addition. Read more…
Allerton

Bronx Park Adult Fitness Area Grand Opening Ceremony

An adult fitness fitness has opened at Bronx Park! Read more…
Van Cortlandt Village

Van Cortlandt Park’s new Tot Playground breaks ground

The city’s third largest park will receive a brand new playground. Read more…
Longwood

Newly renovated recreation space opens on Fox Street

A newly revitalized playground outside of a school building has transformed a barren blacktop into a vibrant play space for the entire community. Read more…
Hunts Point

Hunts Point Playground gets an over $3 million revamp

Eager students from P.S. 48 joined Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver and other officials and community members to cut the ribbon for the reconstructed Hunts Point Playground on Thursday, June 20. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

ASEZ University Vols Revitalize Clason Point Park

Bronx Times Reporter

ASEZ University Vols Revitalize Clason Point Park

More than 100 volunteers from the Save the Earth from A to Z University volunteer program from the World Mission Society Church of God helped spruce up Clason Point Park. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Parks Without Borders groundbreaking in Van Cortlant Park

Bronx Times Reporter

Parks Without Borders groundbreaking in Van Cortlant Park

A Parks Without Borders project in the borough held a groundbreaking inside of the city’s third largest park. Read more…
Hunts Point Playground has reopened just in time for summer! Read more…
A long-awaited community dog run was dedicated with great joy and enthusiasm. Read more…
Local leaders and students celebrated the grand opening of a new state-of-the-art playground in Longwood. Read more…
Mott Haven

$6.6 million renovated historic Saw Mill Playground reopens

A popular Mott Haven playground has reopened just in time for summer! Read more…
Norwood

Bronxites Enjoy Family Fitness Festival

The event featured games, relay races, zumba exercises, health workshops, gifts and prizes. Read more…
Melrose

Park renamed for Melrose activist, Nos Quedamos founder

A dedicated Melrose community activist who passed away much too soon received an incredible honor. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Gjonaj Sponsors Family Skate Day

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was delighted to co-sponsor Family Skate Day with Community Board 10 and Survivor I Am, a fun day for so many at the Bufano Playground Hockey Rink. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Young K & Q Chess Club at Skate Day

Throggs Neck

Young K & Q Chess Club at Skate Day

The Young Kings and Queens Chess Club joined Councilman Mark Gjonaj, Survivor I Am and Community Board 10 for a Family Skate Day on Saturday, May 18 at Bufano Park. Read more…
A popular Morris Heights park has reopened following its year-long reconstruction. Read more…
Soundview

Blackrock Playground celebrates $1.9 million in renovations

A complete restoration of a local playground may not be all that is in store for a beloved community resource. Read more…
Allerton

Torres, Park Activists Demand $$

Allerton

Torres, Park Activists Demand $$

A local councilman and park activists called on Mayor de Blasio for more investment in city parks. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Parks Host ‘Running of the Fishes’ In Bronx River

In its third consecutive year, the “running of the fish,” hopes to continue combating the steady decline of alewife populations in the northeast. Read more…
Westchester Square

Parks announces start of Owen Dolen exterior overhaul

Westchester Square

Parks announces start of Owen Dolen exterior overhaul

NYC Parks Department said that Parks programming will be available at other borough rec centers in Norwood, Fordham, Hunts Point and Mott Haven . Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Vols Honored At It’s My Park Awards

Two Bronx groups were honored at this year’s It’s My Park Awards Reception in Manhattan. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Meets With Bronx Parks Commissioner

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Meets With Bronx Parks Commissioner

Councilman Rafael Salamanca met with Bronx Parks Commissioner Iris Rodríguez-Rosa and her team to discuss the completion of some amazing projects slated for Council District 17. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

ASEZ University Vols Revitalize Clason Point Park

Bronx Times Reporter

ASEZ University Vols Revitalize Clason Point Park

More than 50 ASEZ University volunteers helped spruce up Clason Point Park. Read more…
Mount Hope

Renovated Hope Mount Garden reopens to cheers

A long neglected Mount Hope playground has reopened just in time for the spring season. Read more…
Bedford Park

Bronx Parks Speak Up Provides Springtime Fun

Bedford Park

Bronx Parks Speak Up Provides Springtime Fun

Bronxites enjoyed some early springtime fun at the 25th annual Bronx Parks Speak Up! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Renovated Little Claremont Playground reopens

A beloved Claremont park has reopened following a nearly two year long reconstruction project. Read more…
Fordham

Aqueduct Walk Park Envisioning Meeting

An Aqueduct Walk Park Envisioning Meeting was held on Tuesday, February 26. Read more…
Fordham

St. James Park Opens Fixed Handball Court

The improved handball court includes a resurfaced handball wall, new pavement, a reconstructed fence, a reconstructed asphalt access path leading to the court and landscape work. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Change.org City Island skate park petition gets traction

A group of youth has started a petition calling for the creation of a skate park inside of the borough’s and city’s largest park. Read more…
Morris Heights

Roberto Clemente Park’s S. Playground Redo

Morris Heights

Roberto Clemente Park’s S. Playground Redo

An announcement was made regarding Roberto Clemente State Park’s southern playground. Read more…
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