New York City Naming 16 Parks After Prominent Black AmericansThe city says the initiative started last year after the death of George Floyd.
NYC Parks Department Struggles To Maintain Parks Due To Limited Staff, Budget CutsAs trash keeps piling up around the five boroughs, Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced a new initiative.
Black History Month: 'Namesakes' Photo Exhibit Pays Tribute To African American Success StoriesMany of our city parks and monuments honor African Americans who shaped the landscape of our culture. NYC's Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver talks about a photo exhibit paying tribute to their lives and accomplishments.
NYC Public Pools Opening ThursdayFifty three pools open Thursday, and the season started with a splash.
New York City's 8 Summer Beaches Open SaturdayLifeguards will be on duty daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at all eight public beaches citywide.
Demanding Answers: What's Being Done About Damaged Sidewalks In Queens?More than 100 sidewalks are damaged and dislodged in Queens, the problem stems from a storm in March.
Tri-State Area Residents Try To Stay Cool During Summer ScorcherThe day's 95-degree heat had New Yorkers working out their coping strategies.
NYC's Outdoor Public Pools Open For The SummerThe city's 55 outdoor public pools opened Friday.