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Adrian Benepe Quotes

When I was a child growing up in the city, you never saw hawks. It's now quite common to see large birds of prey in New York City.
Adrian Benepe
#Growing Up

It's a sign of the fact that the parks are becoming increasingly civilized, that people are coming to expect greater amenities. We're trying to make the parks as welcoming as possible.
Adrian Benepe

You have two choices. You can have unlimited, large-scale events, or you can have nice grass, but you can't have both. It was unlimited use that destroyed the park in the old days, so if you want the city's backyard to be in good shape, you have got to put limitations on its use.
Adrian Benepe

Its superb design takes a humble but historic utilitarian structure and modernizes it. Yet it feels like it's been there the whole time.
Adrian Benepe