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New Jackson Heights metal benches along Northern Boulevard
New Jackson Heights metal benches along Northern Boulevard
News Angy Altamirano 10/17/2013 at 2:16PM

Residents and visitors walking along Northern Boulevard now have 13 new spots to take a break. Councilmember Daniel Dromm announced he had allocated $7,000 for Community Board 3 (CB3) to remove broken-down wooden benches down Northern Boulevard and replace them with 13 new metal benches as part of the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) CityBench program. [...]

DOT program aims to add more city benches
News Queens Courier Staff 11/11/2011 at 4:30PM

The CityBench program, initiated by the Department of Transportation (DOT), hopes to increase the amount of seating in public locations around New York City to make the city more comfortable and accessible for those who are elderly or disabled. The DOT is placing benches around the city, focusing on areas of transportation and where there [...]