Post Tagged with: "St. Mary’s Park"

Residents Weigh In On $30 Million St. Mary’s Park Improvements

Residents Weigh In On $30 Million St. Mary’s Park Improvements

Parks December 3, 2016 at 3:17 pm 0 comments

Well over a hundred residents packed into Betances Community Center on Nov. 29 to weigh in on how to spend $30 million in promised capital funding from the city to upgrade St. Mary’s Park.

St. Mary’s Park to get major upgrades, mayor announces

St. Mary’s Park to get major upgrades, mayor announces

Parks August 19, 2016 at 9:01 am 0 comments

The parks department selected parks that have received insufficient funding in the past and that are located in densely populated areas.

Classic salsero gets St. Mary’s Park dancing

Classic salsero gets St. Mary’s Park dancing

Culture July 19, 2016 at 8:48 am 0 comments

Some 200 people waited for hours under a light rain, for a good spot to see legendary salsero Joe Bataan perform at St. Mary’s Park on July 13th.

By Marco Poggio. Bernie Sanders stumps at St. Mary's Park on March 31.

Sanders storms St. Mary’s Park

Politics April 1, 2016 at 8:42 am 0 comments

It was the first time a presidential candidate had made a campaign stop in the South Bronx since Ronald Reagan in 1980.

South Bronx pushes for cleaner parks

South Bronx pushes for cleaner parks

Parks November 2, 2015 at 11:32 am 0 comments

Some 40 people gathered at an Oct. 21 public meeting to discuss the state of parks, including a New Yorkers for Parks report that found Mott Haven parks coming up short.

Program brings local kids closer to nature

Program brings local kids closer to nature

Education, Parks May 18, 2015 at 11:19 am 0 comments

Sustainable Saturdays was inspired by the desire of current Green Generations students to get outside and connect with nature, according to Adrienne Heim, a former school teacher in Mott Haven who founded Green Generations in 2011.

Annual Easter Egg Hunt planned in St. Mary’s Park

Annual Easter Egg Hunt planned in St. Mary’s Park

Parks March 23, 2015 at 12:03 pm 0 comments

Volunteers from several local and citywide organizations will help organize this year’s event.

St. Mary’s needs overhaul, residents say

St. Mary’s needs overhaul, residents say

Health, Parks March 15, 2015 at 7:24 pm 1 comment

A small amount of city funding to fix a playground at St. Mary’s Park has opened up a conversation about fixing the South Bronx’s biggest park, for the first time in years.