New Yorkers to spruce up 11 neighborhood sites in the Bronx after an especially hard winter
More than 300 volunteers will clear leaves and debris, paint benches and picnic tables, and spread woodchips as part of New York Cares’ Hands on New York Day on Saturday, April 16 from 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. at Van Cortlandt Park (Enter at Broadway Ave and Van Cortlandt Park S) in the Bronx. New Yorkers will also rejuvenate planting areas impacted by the hard winter.
17th Annual Hands On New York Day, sponsored by HSBC Bank USA, NA., is a citywide day of spring cleaning where 5,000 volunteers will spruce up 70 parks, gardens, playgrounds, and other public spaces across the five boroughs.
DATE: SATURDAY, APRIL 16
TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
PLACE: Van Cortlandt Park
Enter at Broadway Ave. and Van Cortlandt Park S