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July 14, 2017

July Forum: Spotlight on Parks – Bigger and Better

Two NYC Parks Expanding Park Area by Almost 8.5 Square Miles!   Central Park, at a mere 1.31 square miles, is nothing in comparison to Freshkills Park and the Hudson River Parks Conservancy – two giants that are each over 4 square miles. NYC has been expanding park areas for decades, and these are two great examples of the repurposing of areas that many thought would never recover. Today, one is a shining example of success, the second might become one of our great wildlife sanctuaries…..who knew? Come listen to these two highly dedicated Parks experts, as they explain the day-to-day operations in their parks.   Hudson River Park   Freshkills Park   Date:¬†Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 Time:¬†6:30 PM -8:00 PM Place:¬†Fujitsu General America, 1450 Broadway, 42nd floor, New York, NY 10018   Register Here! (more…)