Roosevelt Islander Online: Roosevelt Island Celebrates I Love My Park Day This Morning At FDR Four Freedoms Park

On a cold and rainy May 7 Saturday morning, 
Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney,

Four Freedoms Park
Conservancy CEO Howard Axel,
NY State Parks Department
Erik Kulleseid,

Woolrich Outdoors Foundation
representative Allesandro Villa and
Parks & Trails NY
Director of Development Linden Horvath joined with a group volunteers at FDR
Four Freedoms Park to celebrate I Love My Park Day by 

assembling 50 Adirondack Chairs 

to be placed on the park’s Great Lawn for visitors to enjoy thru May and maybe

According to
Parks & Trails NY:

I Love My Park Day, held the first Saturday in May, attracts thousands of
volunteers from across the state to participate in cleanup, improvement, and
beautification events at New York State parks, historic sites and public
lands. Join us to celebrate New York’s park system and prepare our public
lands for spring by cleaning up park lands and beaches, planting trees and
gardens, restoring trail and wildlife habitat, removing invasive species, and
working on various site improvement projects


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