Posts Tagged ‘Central Park’

WYMORE AT EAST SIDE TENNIS BUBBLE MEETING

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Mel Wymore, chair of Community Board 7, told East Side community board members April 15 that more time was needed to review a controversial proposal to cover the Central Park tennis courts with bubbles during the winter. “It is about the taking of public property and making it private, and that is a consideration that [&hellip
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TASTE OF BROOKLYN

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The Brooklyn Flea vendors who peddle haute foodie fare, like Asian-inspired hotdogs, pupusas and lobster rolls, are headed to Central Park this summer. Six Brooklyn Flea regulars will be providing food at the free Central Park SummerStage concert series, now celebrating its 25th anniversary. The concert series will be held at Rumsey Playfield in Central [&hellip
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TENNIS BUBBLE GETS EAST SIDE QUESTIONS

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The East Side’s community board backed an initial proposal in February 2009 to erect a bubble over the Central Park tennis courts during winter months, but the plan will get an additional review now that more details have been fleshed out. The Manhattan news website DNAinfo first reported Community Board 8’s new concerns about pricey [&hellip
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Bubble Trouble for Tennis Courts

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A proposal to construct a bubble over the Central Park tennis courts, which would eliminate free use during the off-season, is drawing criticism from frequent court users. The bubble would be in place from November to April, allowing people to play comfortably throughout the colder months, according to the Department of Parks and Recreation. But [&hellip
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