Gallery: Harlem River Community Revitalization Plan Showcases New Visio...

A set of common recommendations emerged from these sessions, including: a continuous esplanade or greenway that enhances the value of each waterfront component; safe physical and clear visual connections between the water and upland communities; more efficient use of bridges to connect public spaces and parks on either bank of the river, especially the pedestrian High Bridge; restoration of wetlands and other habitats along the water where feasible; and implementation of accesible water-borne transportation and recreation.

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