State of the Parks Report
The State of the Parks Report 2009 has been released and communicates the various accomplishments met by the staff, partners and volunteers of Gateway National Recreation Area. The park is committed to protecting and preserving our natural and cultural resources and providing opportunities for visitor enjoyment.
Did You Know?
Journalist Jacob Riis was called "New York's most useful citizen," by Theodore Roosevelt. Riis often accompanied Police Commissioner Roosevelt in raids exposing the hardship of life for New York City's poor and immigrant populations and published his photos in newspapers. More...