Happy Malfunction

Downtown Express photo by Scot Surbeck

Downtown Express photo by Scot Surbeck


Battery Park City’s playgrounds receive near universal praise, but sometimes accidents are even more fun. The B.P.C. Parks Conservancy ended up creating a temporary discovery area last Saturday when it drained Lily Pond because of a broken pipe. Kevin McCabe, a conservancy spokesperson, said the pond will be refilled March 27, the fish are safe and no ducks were harmed during the process.

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