Columbus Park

City Finally Replaces Light Bulbs in Columbus Park After Months of Darkness

Posted November 14, 2018 at 5:05 am

Something as simple as changing light bulbs got caught up in the city bureaucracy. Nevertheless, after an extended period plunged in darkness, Columbus Park in Chinatown is back under the lights. The city last week installed LED bulbs in a majority of the eighteen light poles dotting the park. This was the task, strangely, of […]

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Lights Out: Columbus Park is Plunged into Darkness

Posted November 1, 2018 at 5:00 am

Finding yourself in Columbus Park after nightfall might require the purchase of a flashlight. Indeed, nearly every light pole is out. There are approximately eighteen light fixtures that dot this heavily utilized Chinatown park, twelve of which are situated along Bayard Street. In the lower part of the park (near Worth), a single light burns. […]

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Danny Chen Rally for Justice Planned for Tomorrow

Last modified August 10, 2012 at 3:08 pm

The Lower East Side community was dealt a blow last week with the slap-on-the-wrist verdict in the Danny Chen case.

The Public Responds to the Columbus Park Arrest

Last modified May 11, 2011 at 5:04 pm

Some new information is coming to light about the arrest of an older gentleman in Columbus Park this past Sunday. More after the jump!

NYPD Officers Responding in Columbus Park [Video]

Last modified May 11, 2011 at 12:40 am

Earlier today, we received a concerned email from a reader documenting an arrest in Columbus Park on Sunday.

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