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Eyes on the Street: Reconstructing the East River Greenway
Posted By Stephen Miller On February 13, 2013 @ 4:36 pm In Bicycling,East River Greenway,Eyes on the Street,Greenways | 3 Comments
Last week, we reported about the Blueway Plan  for the East River waterfront, which includes a deck over the FDR Drive at 14th Street to fix a notorious pinch point in the East Side greenway. In the meantime, the greenway is receiving some nuts-and-bolts upgrades.
The bikeway in East River Park, long prone to ponding, is being reconstructed and repaved from East 7th Street to Corlears Hook Park, south of Grand Street. The project should be completed by the end of March and is being paid for by Con Edison, which had previously installed an electrical line beneath the path, according to the Parks Department.
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 Blueway Plan: http://www.streetsblog.org/2013/02/07/blueway-plan-envisions-big-changes-for-east-river-greenway/
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