News about The Battery

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NYC Parks Announces Five Finalists for Battery Chair Competition
BroadwayWorld.com, July 23, 2014

In the Frenetic Financial District, Battery Urban Farm Sits Quietly
Edible Manhattan, June 29, 2014

Evening Hours – A Breath of Fresh Air
The New York Times, June 8, 2014

At Battery Conservancy Gala, The Rain Goes Away
The Wall Street Journal, June 6, 2014

Are They Nuts?
The New York Times, May 28, 2014

Growing Food and Farmers in Manhattan
Seedstock, May 5, 2014

Design Contest Seeks Just the Right Chair for Battery Park
The New York Times, November 18, 2013

10 Agriculture Projects in New York City That Can’t Be Missed
FoodTank, November 6, 2013

The Battery’s upbeat on progress as fall begins
Downtown ExpressSeptember 25, 2013

In Defiant Flower, a Host of Plucky Plots: A Tour of New York’s Lesser-Known Plots and Gardens
The New York Times, September 19, 2013

A Chair for The Battery: A Competition is Under Way to Create a New Chair for Battery Park
The Wall Street Journal, June 19, 2013

Scene Last Night: Jets Fan Bisignano Feted at Carousel
Bloomberg, June 5th, 2013

Best Thing Ever: An ‘Underwater’ Carousel for Architecture Nerds
Architizer, April, 2013

Growing the Battery Urban Farm 
City Atlas, April 2013

Food Fund Friday: Rebuild Battery Urban Farm
Food Politic, April 26, 2013

New York Carousel has Underwater Twist
Apartment Therapy, April 23, 2013

SeaGlass Carousel Tops Out
Metropolis Magazine, April 19, 2013

Outer Shell of Battery Park’s SeaGlass Carousel Unveiled
Curbed, April 18, 2013

Sea-themed carousel set for Battery Park
New York Daily News, April 18, 2013

The Horticulture Society of New York (The Hort) Hosts the Third Annual Urban Agriculture Conference (UAC) – Will Visit NYC  Urban Farms and Feature International Speakers
PR Web, April 18, 2013

Battery Park’s Coming Attractions
The Tribeca Trib, April 1, 2013

Success Stories: Battery Urban Farm, New York City
Garden ABC’s, March 2013

Battery Park Conservancy shares accomplishments and plans for future with neighborhood residents
Downtown Magazine, October 5th, 2012

A Farm Grows in Manhattan
Red Tricycle New York, October 1, 2012

Urban Beekeeping – What’s all the BUZZ about?
The Emerald City, September 18, 2012

Urban Farm, Battery Included
The Urban Gardener, September 15, 2012

Battery Park City North End Grill Sets Pace on Sustainable Cooking
Battery Park Blog, August 21, 2012

The Camper as Philanthropist 
The Jewish Week, August 21, 2012

Battery Park-Grown Ingredients Fill Menu at Downtown Kiosks
DNAinfo, August 15, 2012

Not a Chicken, a Sammich
Paloma in the Prairie, August 7, 2012

An NYC Garden Oasis: Battery Urban Farm
Eco-Chick, July 31, 2012

Farm Share to Table
Val’s Corner, July 6, 2012

Battery Urban Farm Changes Landscapes and Mindscapes
Examiner, May 25, 2012

Urban Farm
Val’s Corner, May 5, 2012

Urban Farming in New York City
The New School Free Press, April 12, 2012

Guidebooks, Schmidebooks: 5 Hidden Gems in New York City
The New York Times, March 13, 2012

A Farm Thrives in Lower Manhattan
Living Planet Stories, February 2, 2012

Who Wouldn’t Want to Occupy It? A more liveable lower Manhattan is emerging 
New York Magazine, December 11, 2011

Urban Farm at The Battery provides vital, unique experience for kids
Mother Nature Network, October 24, 2011

Barding in the Battery Conservancy Gardens
Organic Gardening
, October 14, 2011

A Flyover Downtown
The Wall Street Journal, October 3, 2011

Farm Fresh Veggies
The Tribeca Trib, August 10, 2011

Young Farmers Reap First Harvest in Battery Park
DNAinfo, June 28, 2011

Top 5 Urban Farms in New York City
Inhabitat, June 22, 2011

Urban Gardner: Mastering the Ceremonies
The Wall Street Journal, June 14, 2011

Bill Cunningham: Under Canvas – 16th Annual Battery Gala
The New York Times, June 12, 2011

A Farm Grows at the Battery
The New York Times, April 11, 2011

Urban Gardner: Perennial Fascination
The Wall Street Journal, November 11, 2010

Bill Cunningham: Evening Hours – 15th Annual Battery Gala
The New York Times, June 13, 2010

A Peak at an Upcoming Dive
The Wall Street Journal, June 10, 2010

You Go Dutch!
Outwithmary.com, September 14, 2009

Wall to Wall: The Dutch Take Manhattan
The Wall Street Journal, September 11, 2009

New Amsterdam Pavilion / UNStudio
Arch Daily, September 10, 2009

Pavilion Is Latest Dutch Gift to City
The New York Times, City Room, September 9, 2009

Dutch treat: The Battery Conservancy’s 14th Annual Spring Gala at the Battery Bosque
Avenue, August, 2009

For Sale: Plants Hardy Enough for the Battery
The New York Times, April 30, 2009

New York revisited 400 years after Hudson
Metro, January 29, 2009

400 years since Henry Hudson landed in Manhattan
International Herald Tribune, January 29, 2009

New Battery Pavilion to Celebrate New York’s Dutch Roots
Gothamist, January 28, 2009

Local Heroes
New York Family, November 2008

Bill Cunningham Evening Hours: Great Outdoors
The New York Times, Sunday, June 15th, 2008

First Lady Plants First Blooms
The New York Sun, Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

Make it Fun, Mr. Gehry
Downtown Express, Friday, October 12th, 2007

Destination Downtown
The Newsletter from the Alliance for Downtown New York, Fall, 2007

Battery Playground Will be Gehry’s Gift to City
 Architect’s Newspaper, July 4th, 2007

New York’s Newest Dive
Wired, July, 2007

Bill Cunningham’s Evening Hours: Onward and Outward
The New York Times, Sunday Styles Section, Sunday, June 10th, 2007

This Gehry Work to Revolve Around Play, as in Ground
The New York Times Metro Section, Thursday, June 7th, 2007

A Talent for Approval: Gehry to Design Battery Playground
The New York Sun, Thursday, June 7th, 2007

Out & About: Recharging the Battery’s Park
The New York Sun, Thursday, June 7th, 2007

Carousel Links Battery Park, Coney Island, Rockaways
Metro, Thursday, June 7th, 2007

Stop and Smell the Barrenwort
The New York Times, Sunday, May 6th, 2007

Take Home A Little Piece Of Battery Park (Today Only, Please)
By Sheva Fruitman, The New York Times, Home & Garden Section, Thursday, May 3rd, 2007

El Despertar del Battery Park
Casas, September, 2006

Lunch at the Four Seasons: Warrie Price
The New York Sun, Thursday, June 1st, 2006

Digging for a Subway, but Hitting a Wall, Again
The New York Times, Metro Section, Monday, January 23rd, 2006

Wall to Wall History
New York Daily News, Friday, December 9th, 2005

Found: A Wall of Old New York, And It’s Blocking the Subway
The New York Times, Page A1, Thursday, December 8th, 2005

Souls of the Earth: A Garden for the Millions
House & Garden, September, 2005

New Role for New York Castle
The Star–Ledger, Friday, July 29th, 2005

Grove at the Battery is Ready to Reopen
The New York Times, Thursday, June 5th, 2005

The Battery’s Up
Town & Country, May 2005

Battery Park Gets a Recharge
The Wall Street Journal, Tuesday, October 26, 2004

Renewal Promoted for Civic Center
Denver Post, June 14, 2004

Greening of Lower Manhattan With $25 Million Grant to City
The New York Times, Wednesday, May 28, 2003

Room with a View and Grasses with Attitude
New York Sun, May 15 2003

Nature Replanting Nieuw Amsterdam
By Anne Raver, New York Times,  January 16, 2003

 

Video and Images

Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day Garden Fresh Tour visits Battery Urban Farm, October 2013

Harvest Festival with DawnyRy, October 2013

Dylan’s Lunchbox, July 2012

Finding Green, June 2012

Mobile Kitchen Cart Tour, June 2012

Rachael’s Neighborhood: Urban Crops for Kids, August 2011

The Urban Farm at The Battery, August 2011

Battery Park Urban Farm, July 2011

Rob Stephenson Photography, June 2011

Battery Park Farm, June 2011