Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Great Lawn and Band Shell

What a great space for the new park, a gathering place where people can come together, sit with lawn chairs and listen to music. Or they can celebrate a graduation, listen to poetry readings or attend a wedding. The great lawn … Continue reading

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Riverfront Environment

After posting the update for the Proposed River Walk on facebook today, some questions/comments arose regarding what might be added to the park.  Mike forwarded an article that was first published in The Record in February 2013 that explains the … Continue reading

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Update: Proposed River Walk

One of the park’s incredible features is the river front.  Oakland has very little public access to the river, which makes it difficult for people to enjoy the many amenities it offers.  Whether it be fishing, boating or just enjoying … Continue reading

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Update From The Park Committee 7/20/2013

I have spoken with Mike Guadagnino, chairman of the park committee and he is more than happy to share information,  inform us of issues with re-construction of the park and communicate all progress.  He also wanted me to remind everyone that … Continue reading

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Oakland’s Park – Then & Now

What was once a premier summer retreat for so many from the NYC area is now in the beginning stages of being rejuvenated as a community park for Oakland and the surrounding areas.  For the dream to become reality, much needs to happen, … Continue reading

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