Sandy Hook's False Tip Closed
The false tip area of Sandy Hook is closed due to safety concerns while the Army Corps of Engineers continues their dredging operations.
Help plan Gateway's future at one of three General Management Plan open houses
Contact: John Harlan Warren, 718-354-4608
WHAT: Help Gateway create a new vision for a great urban park in the 21st Century. As part of the next phase of the on-going General Management Plan (GMP) process, three draft management alternatives, each laying out a different direction for the park, are available for comments and suggestions. Information about the alternatives and GMP can be found on the park's website at http://www.nps.gov/gate/parkmgmt/gmp-2012.htm
WHERE: Sandy Hook, N.J.; Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn; Great Kills Park, Staten Island.
WHEN: Jamaica Bay: Ryan Visitor Center, Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn
Sandy Hook: Historic Chapel, Fort Hancock
Staten Island: Education Field Station, Great Kills Park
WHO: Everyone with ideas about Gateway's next twenty years.
NOTE: Learn about the three draft management alternatives in the latest GMP newsletter http://www.nps.gov/gate/parkmgmt/gmp-2012.htm
Did You Know?
Each year some 4,000 Volunteers-in-Parks contribute over 80,000 hours of their time to protect Gateway's natural and historical resources and assist visitors. More...