Randall’s Island Wetland & Triboro Bridge


With about an hour to kill before Costco opened, we walked our way onto and around Randall’s Island, where we stumbled upon this restored bit of wetland created by the NYC Parks Department. The wetland runs right under the Triboro Bridge. Built in 1937, the bridge assumes the big rusty look of something like an urban relic when viewed from the green below.

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Zachary Braiterman is Professor of Religion in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University. His specialization is modern Jewish thought and philosophical aesthetics. http://religion.syr.edu
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