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    Governors Island

    National Monument New York

Park Planning

 
The sandstone gatehouse of Fort Jay is prominently displayed on the cover of the Governors Island National Monument General Management Plan.

The General Management Plan for Governors Island National Monument.

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Governors Island General Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement

The monument's General Management Plan or long range management plan was approved on April 9, 2009. It is available electronically as series of electronic files at http://parkplanning.nps.gov/gois.

Did You Know?

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Dallas

The USCGC Dallas (WHEC-716) was a 378 foot Coast Guard high endurance cutter commissioned in 1967 and until 1996, its homeport was at Governors Island. In March 2012 it was decommissioned and began a second career with the Philippine Navy.