Trees Cut At East River Park Amid Judge's Partial Stop Work OrderSome residents said the park will be ruined by the reconstruction plan.
Judge Temporarily Puts Halt On East River Park Flooding Protection ConstructionThe plan to rebuild the park as a flood barrier has been met with protests and legal challenges.
East River Park To Close For Flood Protection ProjectSome residents say the park will be ruined by the plan, which calls for tearing the park down and raising the entire area on eight feet of fill.
East River Park Demolition Temporarily BlockedWork was supposed to begin Monday, but protesters blocked crews there.
Construction Underway On $1.4 Billion Project To Protect East Side Coastal Neighborhoods From FloodingFlood protection will be improved from Montgomery Street on the Lower East Side to East 22nd Street.
3 Homeless Men Arrested For Fighting With Knife And Sticks At East Village Park, Police SayThree homeless men were arrested overnight after they were found fighting with a knife and sticks at a park in the East Village
Police: Man, Woman Stole Art Banner From East River ParkPolice Tuesday night were seeking to identify a man and woman who stole an art banner from a fence in East River Park.
Suspect Named In Rape Of East River Park JoggerPolice on Friday identified a suspect in the rape of a jogged in East River Park earlier this week.
Rape Reported At East River Park On Lower East SideThe woman told police she was jogging in the park around 7:30 p.m. near the amphitheater when a man assaulted her and then rode off on a bicycle.
State Spending $1 Million On Lower East Side Flood Protection ProjectAs part of the project, wetlands, which will act as a sponge to absorb storm water, will be built at East River Park, WCBS 880's Peter Haskell reported.
Sketch Of Suspect Released In Attempted Rape On Lower East Side The 42-year-old victim was jogging when she was thrown to the ground by the suspect, who removed her pants. However, the suspect fled the scene when the victim fought back, police said.