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Rob Burstein protesting the replacement of the Coney Island boardwalk planks with concrete. (Photo by Elizabeth Graham via Brooklyn Daily)

Does Wood a Sturdier Boardwalk Make?

Brooklyn, Environment June 12, 2015 at 2:29 pm

Wooden planks at the Coney Island boardwalk have been repurposed in locations such as Milan, Italy, while some residents are protesting the use of synthetic materials and concrete to replace the wood, The Brooklyn Paper reports.