New Heckscher Park Fence Installation to be Completed in January 2020
Town of Huntington – revealed the new perimeter fence at Heckscher Park, for which installation is expected to be completed by the end of January 2020.
“This beautiful new fence complements the natural beauty of Heckscher Park and represents a substantial investment in the beautification of the Town’s most heavily-used park, which is home to the Town’s most significant cultural resource, the Heckscher Museum of Art, which celebrates its centennial this year,” said Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci.
At the recommendation of the EOSPA Committee and with the support of the Huntington Historic Preservation Commission, at its May 29, 2019 meeting the Town Board authorized up to $300,000 from the EOSPA Park Improvement fund for a boundary survey and replacement of the old chain link perimeter fence with new estate steel picket fencing in anticipation the Heckscher Park Museum of Art Centennial in 2020.
In the photo: The Prime Avenue side of the new perimeter fence at Heckscher Park in Huntington, NY.