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Rebecca McMackin, director of horticulture at the Brooklyn Bridge Park, acknowledges that the common understanding of a city park is of a lawn, picnic tables and sports fields, and her park has all those things. But, she adds, there is much more there as well. Brooklyn Bridge Park is one of the most innovative urban landscapes in the United States, an example of how humanity can be accommodated in partnership with wildlife and native ecosystems, with all these elements shaped by a concern for sustainability.

Starting this month and continuing through spring, Gateways Inn owner Mill Town Capital, in association with Berkshires Jazz, is presenting top area jazz ensembles three nights a week, with month-long residencies — all free with no cover charge — and ticketed concerts by acclaimed visiting artists.