Parks Department Abruptly Cancels Central Park Tennis Bubble Plan

 

By Geoffrey Croft


Under mounting pressure, the Parks Department abruptly withdrew its plans yesterday to build four thirty-five foot high tennis bubbles in Central Park. The diesel powered tennis bubbles would have covered 26 tennis courts located between 93rd and 95th streets on the West side of the park for five months of the year. Additional time would have also be required for set up and break down, thereby cutting into existing outdoor use.


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Publication date: 
Thursday, April 29, 2010 - 00:00