Archive for August 8, 2010

A Peak Inside Common

August 8, 2010 1 comment

Construction of the new tapas lounge called Common, being built on the middle level of the Austin St. Mall between 70th Avenue and 70th Road, continued this weekend.

A Look At The New Willow Lake Entrance

August 8, 2010 4 comments

As mentioned in a previous post, work is progressing on the pedestrian bridge that will allow you to walk from Forest Hills, over the Grand Central Parkway, to Willow Lake, a wildlife preserve that is is in the process of being restored at Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

It looks like they are doing a very nice job of restoring this walkway.

Here is a photo of the entrance to the new walkway off of the Grand Central Parkway service Road, near 72nd Road:

Here is a closer view of the bridge itself, through the gate:

And finally, here is a short video of the entrance to the bridge off of the Grand Central Parkway service road near 72nd Road to give you a better feel for how it all looks:

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