Posts Tagged ‘Park’

22-year-old Artist Lands Commission in Union Square Park

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Arts & Film, News Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

Photo courtesy of www.nycgovparks.org By Paul Bisceglio The Union Square Partnership and New York City Department of Parks & Recreation has introduced a new sculpture in Union Square Park. “Microscopic Landscape” is a 24 foot, 7,500 pound installation by Malcolm D. MacDougall III, a 22-year-old graduate of SUNY Purchase College’s School of Art and Design who currently works in [&hellip
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WAITING FOR PARK CLEAN UP

Written by admin on . Posted in News West Side Spirit, Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit

Almost two months after alerting the Parks Department about the grubby state of Verdi Park, at West 73rd Street and Broadway, Council Member Gale Brewer got her wish: an additional worker will be stationed there starting Jan. 26, according to a parks department spokesperson. Brewer wrote the Parks Department Nov. 19 to request funding for [&hellip
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CALL FOR PARK CONSTRUCTION

Written by admin on . Posted in News West Side Spirit, Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit

Four West Side legislators urged parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe to start construction of a park on the Riverside South development. The project has been awaiting public funds to build a two-block underground cavity for the relocation of the southbound lane of an elevated portion of the West Side Highway. With the current economic climate and [&hellip
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