Paul Massey proposes to cover city highways with parks

NY_Post.pngBy Michael Gartland

GOP mayoral hopeful Paul Massey is trying to make himself the “green” candidate — with a proposal to cover over parts of the BQE and Cross Bronx expressways with leafy new public parks.

The plan from the millionaire real-estate developer could cost as much as $400 million.

“Green growth will replace expressways with greenways across New York, providing neighborhoods with desperately needed parks and public spaces,” said Massey.

The Republican likens the plan to the Brooklyn Promenade, which hangs over the BQE — and says it would affect several areas of the two busy highways.

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