The East River Park Promenade

Posted on: March 23rd, 2010 at 6:36 am by

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The East River Park Promenade remains an unsightly mess, even as it continues its sluggish march toward the long-overdue finish line.  In the meantime, any hope for final completion ebbs and flows with the tide.

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Last year, a small section of the bulkhead just north of East Houston was reopened to the public. Further south, in the immediate shadow of the Williamsburg Bridge, new railings are now in place; but much of the walkway is still unpaved dirt.  From the look of it, a summer reveal could be in the cards.  But we won’t hold our breath.

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