Parks and Waterfront Committee
Thursday, May 11, 2023 - 6:30 PM
This meeting was conducted via Zoom
MINUTES: May 2023 Parks and Waterfront Committees Minutes
A livestream of this meeting can be found here.
- Introduction of new Park Personnel for our new Parks Districts, which have been
District 8: Regional Mgr. -Terese Flores; Mgr. -Shena Kaufman; Level 2 Park Supervisor -Lori Knowles
District 15 (The Esplanade): Regional Mgr. -Robert McLean; Mgr. -Geoff Martin; Level 2 Park Supervisor -Larry Durante
- Parks Department Update on John Jay Park for the multi-purpose play area, including a new accessible entrance, and the central plaza.
- 0523 John Jay Park Presentation
- Parks Department Update on replacement of blue stone plaza at Carl Schurz Park.
- 0523 Carl Schurz Park Presentation
- Presentation on Wollman Rink activities: Jacqui Kennedy, CityPickle's General Manager, for Pickleball season and Greg Gushee for balance of the season.
- Updates from the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation
- Old Business
- New Business
Felice Farber and Judy Schneider, Co-Chairs