Parks and Politics in Modern New York City
October 7, 1:30 PM-3:30 PM

Richard Mooney, Writer, New York Times Editorial Board (retired)

Parks, Politics and Pork: The Establishment of the Gateway National Recreation Area, New York's National Park
Michael Kelleher, Preservation Planner, Building Conservation Associates

Park and Highway: Fort Washington and Highbridge Parks
Ross Wheeler, Long Island University

A New Life for Governor's Island
Robert Pirani, Director, Environmental Programs, Regional Plan Association

Location: Graduate Center City University of New York 365 Fifth Avenue, between 34th & 35th Streets
Notes: This event is part of the Gotham History Festival.