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Craig (14) commented on Pologrounder's blog post John T. Brush Stairway
"This is great news! Thanks so much for posting on here. "
Nov 25, 2011
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John T. Brush Stairway

The NY newspapers last week advised that construction on the rehabilitation of that stairway will finally go forward this Winter.  The project will run about $30M and include rehabbing the surrounding park.  The plaque that is embedded in the landing will also be touched up.   See More
Nov 22, 2011
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Craig (14) replied to Pologrounder's discussion All that's left of the Polo Grounds in the group Polo Grounds Club
"That is a bummer- thanks for the update."
Jan 30, 2011
Pologrounder replied to Pologrounder's discussion All that's left of the Polo Grounds in the group Polo Grounds Club
"Been there several times this winter.  Nothing has changed.  Typical of New York.  Takes forever to get things done and now with the financial pressure the city is under, you can pretty much forget it happening anytime soon!"
Jan 30, 2011
Jack (6) replied to Pologrounder's discussion All that's left of the Polo Grounds in the group Polo Grounds Club
"Did you ever make it out to see what changed?"
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Pologrounder replied to Pologrounder's discussion All that's left of the Polo Grounds in the group Polo Grounds Club
"Its not publicized and hardly anyfans even know about this. A NY Post editorial appreared earlier this year as the opening of Citi Field approached. However, I have'nt passed by the site in a while so I don't know if a work crew has…"
Nov 18, 2009
Craig (14) replied to Pologrounder's discussion All that's left of the Polo Grounds in the group Polo Grounds Club
"I hadn't heard that NYC has approved a renovation of the staircase. I think this is long overdue! Thanks for sharing..."
Nov 17, 2009
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All that's left of the Polo Grounds

Those of you who wish to visit the site of the Polo Grounds will be taken aback by the lack of visible memorabilia regarding the Giants. Reasons for this are (I believe) the fact that the Giants abandoned the city and left the area to the more successful Yankees. There is a marker where home plate used to be, mounted on the side of a building and the City of New York has finally agreed to renovate the John T. Brush staircase which has imbedded in it an inscription by the Giants in the mid teens…See More
Nov 17, 2009
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Nov 17, 2009

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John T. Brush Stairway

Posted on November 22, 2011 at 11:57am 1 Comment

The NY newspapers last week advised that construction on the rehabilitation of that stairway will finally go forward this Winter.  The project will run about $30M and include rehabbing the surrounding park.  The plaque that is embedded in the landing will also be touched up.   

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