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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Hey Susan!



I have a few concerns. There was considerable talk that the dog park would be moved to the area just south of 480 Main Street and adjacent to the sprinklers and playground. This area is already congested in the summer with considerable foot, bik...

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Posted on: February 23, 2019

Update to Roosevelt Island Tramway Maintenance Project


ROOSEVELT ISLAND – (February 22, 2019) Leitner-POMA, operators of the Roosevelt Island Tramway and the entity responsible for scheduled maintenance work, have notified the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) that, due to safety concern...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Field Usage Updates For Soccer Enthusiasts While Octagon Field Is Offline

Spring Soccer B&W

ROOSEVELT ISLAND – (February 1, 2019) The Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation announced several new field usage policies today to provide more options for outdoor play while the Octagon Field is under renovation.

RIOC policy changes:

  • All permit...
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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Two-Part Major Tram Overhaul to Begin February 14th

Tram Track Cable Illustration

The Roosevelt Island Tram is scheduled to undergo two major maintenance projects that will reduce operating service to one cabin only beginning on February 14th and continuing for at least 12 weeks, the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) announ...

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