Captain Patrick J. Brown Walk

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Captain Patrick J. Brown Walk is a brick-paved walkway along the East River in Manhattan, New York. It connects Stuyvesant Cove Park on the north, to East River Park to the south. It forms part of the Manhattan Waterfront East River Greenway, and is designed for use by pedestrians and cyclists.

It runs approximately between 15th and 18th streets, and Avenues C and D, and was named in 2002.[1]

It was named after Captain Patrick J. Brown, a firefighter who died in the September 11 attacks, and who lived in nearby Stuyvesant Town.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The New York City Council - File #: Int 0084-2002". Legistar.council.nyc.gov. Retrieved 2012-10-26. 
  2. ^ "Paddy Brown's Biography". Paddybrown.org. Retrieved 2012-10-26. 

Coordinates: 40°43′51″N 73°58′23″W / 40.73083°N 73.97306°W / 40.73083; -73.97306