NEW YORK (AP) — One of New York City’s most popular parks plans to install compost toilets that will produce fertilizer for its greenery.
Riverside Park administrator John Herrold says the carbon-neutral complex would be the first public bathroom of its kind in a New York City park. The Bronx Zoo and the Queens Botanical Garden already have them.READ MORE: World Scurries To Contain New COVID 'Variant Of Concern'
The Riverside Clay Tennis Association is raising funds to design the building.READ MORE: 2 Wanted In Connection To Deadly Shooting In Washington Heights
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It’s hoped the facility can be built by the summer of 2012.