The Coney Island Boardwalk May Soon Become An Official U.S. Landmark

An iconic summer destination in New York City, the Coney Island Boardwalk may soon become an official city landmark. This month, it was announced by Meenakshi Srinivasan, Chairwoman of New York City’s Landmarks Preservation Commission, that the boardwalk was being put on the list of properties that were to be considered for landmark status.

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Are you surprised to learn that the Coney Island Boardwalk isn’t already an official landmark of New York City? To learn more about what’s going on in other American cities, read about how This One U.S. City Is Getting Rid Of All Its Public Buses!