List of Parks in New York City That Have and Will Be Getting Free Wi-Fi Service, as of June 10, 2011
Information from The New York Times City Room blog:
The 13 parks that already have wi-fi are:
- Brooklyn: Brooklyn Bridge Park, Classon Playground, Columbus Park.
- Manhattan: Bowling Green, British Memorial Garden, Bryant Park, City Hall Park, Jackson Square Park, Madison Square Park, Times Square, Union Square, Vietnam Veterans Plaza.
- Queens: Rufus King Park.
The 19 parks where wi-fi will be added are:
- Bronx: Joyce Kilmer Park, Bronx River Park and Devoe Park.
- Brooklyn: Fort Greene Park, Herbert Von King Park, McCarren Park and Prospect Park. Coverage will also be expanded in Brooklyn Bridge Park.
- Manhattan: Battery Park, Thomas Jefferson Park, Central Park (multiple locations), the High Line, Holcombe Rucker Park, Marcus Garvey Park and Tompkins Square Park.
- Queens: Astoria Park, Flushing Meadows Corona Park and MacDonald Park.
- Staten Island: Clove Lake Park and South Beach.