Monthly Archives: July 2010

Forest Park Carousel Still Silent

Despite the many amenities and recreational opportunities offered throughout Forest Park’s 500 acres, there is still one item visitors can’t enjoy—the historic Forest Park Carousel. The carousel has remained closed since last summer, when the city failed to find a vendor to operate it after the contract with New York One LLC expired last May. Parks Department spokeswoman Trish Bertuccio said Tuesday that the department is currently in negotiations with a company to have the carousel reopen but could not … Continue reading