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Articles about "Governor's Island"

  • Governors Island Entrance New York City’s Untapped Playground By David Dam | September 26, 2016

    This island was used by George Washington to fend off British troops during the Revolutionary War. Now, after years hidden away from much of the public, it's finally getting well-deserved attention.

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  • Governor’s Island is Getting a Makeover By Nikki Hess | August 07, 2013

    Images Courtesy of West 8 Thanks to the combined efforts of private backers and a New York City initiative, Governor's Island is poised to become Manhattan's next big public park. The former military and Coast Guard base was sold to New York City by the U.S. government for a mere dollar in January 2003, and since then, it has been undergoing a vast array of renovations in both its appearance and its reputation.

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