Saturday, March 21, 2015
City to Create New "Plaza de Las Americas" near Highbridge Park on 175th St.
According to an article in StreetsBLOGNYC on March 20, 2015 the city broke ground on a new Plaza on 175th St between Broadway and Wadsworth Ave. The more than 1/4 acre Plaza de Las Americas will be located next to the historic United Palace Theatre. Amenities for the Plaza will include trees, lighting, benches, tables, chairs and a fountain by artist Ester Partegas according to the DOT.