Fort Tryon Park Trust
Fort Tryon Park Trust’s mission is to promote the restoration, preservation, and enhancement of this historic and scenic landmark for the benefit and use of the surrounding community and all New Yorkers.
A Toast to Fort Tryon Park
Cocktail Party Fundraiser
Sunday, September 20, 2015
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Honoring Borough President Gale Brewer and Councilmember Ydanis Rodriguez
Celebrate the end of summer at this annual cocktail benefit overlooking the Heather Garden and Hudson River. Sample an assortment of wines from Cabrini Wines, brews by Dyckman Beer Co., and delectable foods from the New Leaf Restaurant. All proceeds go to sustaining the park!
Jacob K. Javits Playground Renovation Process
NYC Parks has received City Capital funds from Councilmember Ydanis Rodriguez and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer to design a Phase I renovation for Fort Tryon Park's Jacob K. Javits Playground.
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Help Us Save Fort Tryon's American Elms!
Fort Tryon Park is graced by dozens of 100-year old American Elms. Transplanted as mature trees by John D. Rockefeller in the early 1930s, the elms have offered beauty and shade to the visitors and residents of New York City from the day the park opened. These glorious trees are in jeopardy as Dutch elm disease, a deadly fungus that infects the sapwood of elm trees, has invaded the park. To preserve these majestic trees we’ve begun a rigorous course of pruning, removing infected trees, innoculating remaining trees, and air spading mature roots. We need your help to preserve our unique American elms so the park can continue to have their glorious canopy, shade and habitat for wildlife.