Grass field opening delayed

This post has been read 1499 times!

July 12, 2011

BatteryPark.TV has learned that the DOT will delay the opening of the West Thames grass lawn. It was scheduled to be open next week on July 22, but due to the Battery  Park Conservancy still refusing to assume control of maintenance, the DOT will prevent the neglect that occurred last year which led to a rundown mud field.

As a result, local residents will be without use of the field for picnics, sun bathing, Wiffle Ball, small groups of T-ball, etc.

To voice your protest over this bureaucratic squabbling, contact:

Director of the Parks Conservancy, Tess Huxley


CEO, Battery Park City Authority, Gayle Horwitz

BPCA Phone (212) 267-9700

If these public officials ignore your letters or calls, you can relay your experience to the New York State Office of the Inspector General.

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *