Hua Mei Bird Garden

This Delancey Street Sidewalk is a Decade-Running Pedestrian Pitfall

Posted August 2, 2018 at 5:00 am

It’s one of the top pedestrian pitfalls on the Lower East Side. The pathway and sidewalk running along the northern edge of the Hua Mei Bird Garden in Sara D. Roosevelt Park is a complete disaster. Concrete slabs and pavers on this stretch have been deteriorating for over a decade, creating a trip-worthy obstacle course […]

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The Outdoor Living Room on Delancey

Posted December 14, 2012 at 6:48 am

On the southwest corner of Delancey and Chrystie, steps behind the Hua Mei Bird Garden in Sara D. Roosevelt Park, is a relatively new makeshift micro-campsite.

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Bo Fighting in Sara D. Roosevelt Park [Video]

Posted September 1, 2010 at 6:12 am

The versatility of the Broome Street sunken court always attracts great street theater to Sara D. Roosevelt Park.  Between the frequent bike polo matches, occasional street hockey games, Tai Chi enthusiasts, and the rituals of morning commuters, there is an endless supply of entertainment.

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Hua Mei Bird Garden in Sara D. Roosevelt Park [Video]

Last modified August 30, 2010 at 9:56 pm

Nestled behind the sunken court in Sara D. Roosevelt Park is a hidden gem of a bird sanctuary called Hua Mei Bird Garden. The tiny tree-lined real estate is definitely one of the unsung treasures of the 7-acre, 7-block park, and is a welcome taste of nature amidst a concrete jungle.

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