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Friends of the High Line

IMAGES: City To Extend High Line To 34th Street

Posted 07.25.2012 | New York

The High Line received its third and final section on Tuesday thanks to a donation from CSX Transportation, the company that had previously donated th...

PHOTOS: Exploring The Unfinished Section Of The High Line

Michelle Young | Posted 08.08.2012 | Travel
Michelle Young

Due to the unique wraparound layout of the tracks in this section and their proximity to the waterfront, this section of the High Line may be the most striking yet.

LOOK: High Line's Spring Benefit

Posted 05.03.2012 | New York

Friends of the High Line hosted their annual Spring Benefit on Tuesday, where some of the park's biggest fans including $20 million donors Diane von F...

LOOK: Giant Jeff Koons Train Could Hang Above The High Line

Posted 03.27.2012 | New York

Artist Jeff Koons could bring a full-size replica of a 1943 Baldwin 2900 steam locomotive to New York City's High Line. The train wouldn't be on the ...

PHOTOS: The Secret Gay History Of New York's High Line

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The not-so-secret gay history of one of New York City's most revered urban reclamation projects is being revealed in both a new book and discussion. ...

Lucas Kavner

Mysterious New York Skywriting Freaks Everyone Out | Lucas Kavner | Posted 12.10.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- On an unseasonably warm Sunday afternoon on Pier 6 in Brooklyn, hundreds of people craned their necks and looked up toward the sky at a cr...

Paul Needham

At The High Line, A Different Kind Of Book Club Begins | Paul Needham | Posted 10.19.2011 | Home

NEW YORK -- First there was High Line exhibitionism. Then came High Line boot camp. And now a book club has met on the High Line. It wasn't a norma...

Rails and Roads to Trails

Kevin Walsh | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Kevin Walsh

While the rehabilitation of the High Line as a lively urban space is one of the more exciting things to happen to NYC's streetscapes in years, it's not the first such transformation to take place.

Hot Time Summer in the City

David Finkle | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
David Finkle

Because summer is a great time to explore the City, to take advantage of it, to appreciate it, to revel in it. This explains why many denizens will tell you that far from hustling out of town on weekends, they prefer staying in town.

Photographers Wanted on High (Line)

Susan Sawyers | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Sawyers

Built on an abandoned train trestle that had become a trashed out urban eyesore, the unconventional green space, lush with wildflowers and happy urbanites, is an elevated park that won't let you down.

Story of Reusing The City: Welcome to High Line

Richard Laermer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Richard Laermer

Here, a town with many (other) problems turned an eyesore into what New Yorkers value most -- a public space that cost us nothing out of pocket.

Why Anya Hindmarch and I Are High on the High Line

Melissa Biggs Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Melissa Biggs Bradley

The elevated railway in the Meatpacking district that is being transformed into the city's newest public park will open its first phase (from Gansevoort to 20th Street) next month.

New York's Highline Park Vision: Reclaiming Abandoned Urban Landscape (VIDEO)

Sundance | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The High Line park project in New York City is a really cool one -- they're taking an old, unused elevated train track and turning it into a public sp...