Ranaqua Park reborn

Students from Mott Haven Academy at Ranaqua Park on East 136th Street in Port Morris, following a $3.5 million renovation that helped the park reopen in early May. The park is one of 17 Bronx parks receiving funding through the Community Parks Initiative. It now features swings, safety surfacing and new trees as well as green infrastructure intended to help manage stormwater runoff. Photo by NYC Parks/Daniel Avila