Featured Fountain Double Feature!

Since we missed last week’s Featured Drinking Fountain, it’s only fitting that this week’s fountain features not one, but two sources for NYC’s famous drinking water!  One for the human-types, and one for the canine-types:

Yes, given its proximity to Dog Run 87 in Riverside Park at 87th Street, this fountain features an integrated water dish that’s for the dogs!

This week’s featured water fountain exemplifies the new standard style commonly found in NYC parks, and reminds us of another NYC icon, the Checker Cab.  Yes, this fountain is of classic design, but tough as nails!  Just note it’s sturdy construction, including brass horns to protect the spout from bat-wielding baddies!

Water pressure on this drinking fountain is excellent, both for the humans:

and the hounds:

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