New $26 million athletic field at Brooklyn Bridge Park opens

Posted at 8:04 AM, Dec 14, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-14 08:04:48-05

There’s a new place to play in Brooklyn.

On Thursday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced the opening of a new field and picnic area at Brooklyn Bridge Park.

The city spent $26 million converting an abandoned shipping pier into three multi-purpose sports fields with artificial turf.