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.
Miller Field Reopens to the public on April 20
Contact: Daphne Yun, 718-354-4602
Miller Field is re-opening to the public for the first time since Hurricane Sandy. Representative Michael Grimm and Staten Island Borough President James Molinaro will join National Parks of New York Harbor acting commissioner William Shafroth and Gateway Staten Island Unit Coordinator Brian Feeney for a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 am at the Ranger Station.
Did You Know?
Did you know that Fort Hancock, unlike most Army posts during World War II, had a racially integrated unit? The 1225th Army Service Unit had African-American soldiers and in 1943 received a group from the Women's Army Corps. More...