Permits for Gateway Visitor Activites Delayed at Jamaica Bay
Contact: Brian Feeney, 718-354-4606
New Access Permits Will Be Issued on March 1
Gateway National Recreation Area access permits for activities in Brooklyn and Queens, ncluding fishing, off-road access, kayak and canoe launch, and surfing, will not be available until Sunday, March 1, 2009. Existing permits that expire on January 31, 2009 will be honored through February 28, 2009.
New permits can be obtained for $50.00 payable by check, cash or money order. For a list of ermit requirements and locations where permits are issued call: 718-338-3799 or 78-318-4300.
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Before they built the first airplane, the Wright Brothers were bicycle manufacturers. Today, the historic runways of Gateway's Floyd Bennett Field are used by cyclists throughout the year. More...