City Concealed

Channel 13: The City Concealed, November, 2010  Click here for web video

Greenbelt Trails Interactive Map

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Moses’ Mountain

In the early 1960s Robert Moses, the notorious New York City planner and Parks Commissioner attempted to construct the Richmond Parkway over Todt Hill cutting through what is today’s Greenbelt. Earth and rock blasted away for the highway was hauled to a remote area eventually forming a 260-foot-high mound ironically nicknamed “Moses Mountain.”  The name stuck but […]