Picture this: Feeling the wind blow, rustling the leaves on the sky-high trees. No obscene traffic or horrendous car horns whaling over the chirping of birds. Walking a short distance to a quiet place along freshly cut green grass and a variety of colorful flowers.
Although a relatively small square within a big island, Westerleigh Park plays a large role in its community as the site of countless school performances, field trips, dance lessons, art exhibits, seasonal festivals, and holiday performances. (x)
Westerleigh Park has improved immensely over the years and was even featured in New York Times.
Stephanie Slepian from the Staten Island Advance reported back in November 2013 the park had $1.2 million in capital improvements: