- Associated Press - Tuesday, January 27, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) - New York City has reopened its parks.

They had been closed at 6 p.m. Monday because of the potential of falling tree branches from heavy snow.

The Parks Department says they were officially reopened at 11 a.m. Tuesday following a “careful examination.”

The department is still urging caution. In addition to the possible hazard from branches, paths can be slippery and a frozen lake could be obscured by a blanket of snow.

If you see any hazardous conditions, call 311.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide