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New Relocated 24 Hour Large Dog Run at Washington Sq Park Will Open End of May Along Washington Square South | Existing Large Dog Run Continues to Flood After Rain

New Relocated 24 Hour Large Dog Run at Washington Sq Park Will Open End of May Along Washington Square South | Existing Large Dog Run Continues to Flood After Rain

May 12, 2013

This flooding situation has been a problem in Washington Square’s large dog run for awhile now and I gather that the Parks Department figured, at this point, they would wait for the new dog run to open – the new 24 hour dog run (that apparently nobody asked for) in a new location (which pretty much [...]

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No Lighting Persists in Washington Square Dog Run At Night Due to Phase III Construction with No Resolution in Sight

No Lighting Persists in Washington Square Dog Run At Night Due to Phase III Construction with No Resolution in Sight

January 9, 2013

After writing about the lack of lighting at night in the Dog Run last week which I brought up at the Community Board 2 meeting finally addressing (somewhat) Washington Square Park, I, at last, got to the Dog Run at night. Now, my camera, which is decent, does not have the strongest flash so this is [...]

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Washington Square Park Dog Run Flooding Ignored; Rainwater and Restroom "Runoff" Creating Disease-Producing Conditions

Washington Square Park Dog Run Flooding Ignored; Rainwater and Restroom "Runoff" Creating Disease-Producing Conditions

June 14, 2011

Gothamist reports on the status of the Washington Square Park Dog Run after a reader informed the site that a combination of rain and “runoff from the adjacent restrooms” was causing a huge flood in the middle of the dog run. The reader wrote: Backed up drain from restroom filling the run, mosquitos everywhere, hookworm [...]

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