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Notices

Before you head out to a park, recreation center or other Parks facility, check here for issues that may affect your visit.

Park and Facility Closures

PlaygroundsAbigail Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsFlynn Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsMorgan Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsOgden Plimpton Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

BeachesOrchard Beach and Promenade

Orchard Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

PlaygroundsSweetgum Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsRiverbend Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

ParkSoundview Park

Portions of this park will be closed to bring an exciting and playful space for children, teenagers and adults to play. The new Metcalf Playground will bring an exciting and playful space for children, teenagers and adults to play and recreate.

PlaygroundsSpuyten Duyvil Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsSt Mary's Playground East

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsAmerican Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsBay View

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsBelmont Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsBill Brown Memorial Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

BeachesBrighton Beach

Brighton Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

BeachesConey Island and Coney Island Boardwalk

Anticipated Completion: Spring 2017

Coney Island Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

BeachesConey Island and Coney Island Boardwalk

Coney Island Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

PlaygroundsBush Clinton Park

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

ParkRed Hook Recreation Area

NYC Parks is committed to making sure all parks are safe and healthy environments. Parks is continuing to work with EPA as they test the Redhook Ballfields for contamination. In the interim, we expect softball/baseball fields 5, 6, 7 and 8 will be closed until a clean-up plan is completed, and soccer fields 1, 2, 6 and 9 will be tested further.

PlaygroundsCarnegie Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsCharlie's Place

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsCol David Marcus Mem Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsCrispus Attucks Playground

Anticipated Completion: Spring 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsCyprus Hills Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

ParkDome Playground

Anticipated Completion: Spring 2016

Dome Playground is currently closed for reconstruction.

PlaygroundsDr Martin Luther King Jr Park

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsDr Richard Green Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsEast Flatbush Children's Park

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsGarden Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsGlenwood Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsGrady Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsGreenwood Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsHamilton Metz Field

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

Recreation CentersHerbert Von King Cultural Arts Center

Effective April 11, 2015, the Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center will be closed until renovations are complete. Parks will continue to serve the Bed-Stuy community by offering quality activities during the exciting renovations to the Center. As part of this preserved programming, there will be a host of recreational activities on weekdays after school in April and May, weekends in May and June, and weekdays in July and August. The programs will range from fitness classes and arts, to bike riding and games for all ages.

PlaygroundsJackie Robinson Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsJaime Campiz Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsJoe Galapo Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

Outdoor PoolsKosciuszko

Anticipated Completion: 08/30/2016

Kosciuszko Pool will be closed through Tuesday, August 30, 2016 for maintenance.

PlaygroundsLa Guardia Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

BeachesManhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

PlaygroundsMarcy Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsMiddleton Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsNeptune Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsNicholas A. Brizzi Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsPink Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsPulaski Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsSixteen Sycamores Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

ParkTaaffe Playground

Due to the effects of Hurricane Sandy, this park is closed until further notice.

PlaygroundsWest Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsWingate Park

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

ParkCentral Park

Anticipated Completion: Spring 2017

As of March 17, the Delacorte Clock will be briefly closed for repair and restoration.

Recreation CentersChelsea Recreation Center

Anticipated Completion: 04/30/2017

Please be advised that the elevators are currently down at this location. We apologize for the inconvenience.

ParkCrack Is Wack Playground

Anticipated Completion: Winter 2020

Keith Haring's Crack is Wack mural will not be available for viewing during reconstruction of the Harlem River Drive, expected to be completed by the end of 2019. It is currently enclosed by a protective shelter.

ParkFort Tryon Park

Anticipated Completion: Fall 2016

The path and stairs in Fort Tryon Park that lead to the Cloisters are currently closed for repairs. The construction project is in the bidding cycle. Railings and lighting will be installed as part of the project, which is anticipated to go into construction in the fall of 2016.

Recreation CentersHansborough Recreation Center

The basketball gymnasium is closed for renovation. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Nature CentersInwood Hill Nature Center

Due to the effects of Hurricane Sandy, this facility is closed until further notice.

PlaygroundsRiverside Park

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsSheltering Arms Park

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

ParkStuyvesant Square

Anticipated Completion: Spring 2016

Stuyvesant Square Park is under construction. This project will reconstruction the east section fence and perimeter sidewalk.

Recreation CentersTony Dapolito Recreation Center

Anticipated Completion: 03/16/2017

The indoor pool will be closed on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from the hours of 7:00am until 3:00pm. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Recreation CentersTony Dapolito Recreation Center

Anticipated Completion: 03/23/2017

Please be advised that the elevators are currently down at this location. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Kayak/Canoe Launch SitesWest Harlem Piers

Anticipated Completion: Winter 2017

The kayak launch at West Harlem Piers is closed indefinitely for repairs.

Kayak/Canoe Launch SitesWest Harlem Piers

Anticipated Completion: Spring 2019

The kayak launch at West Harlem Piers is closed. Visit the New York City Water Trail page to find nearby launches.

BathroomsAstoria Park (Charybdis Playground)

The bathroom at Charybdis Playground is closed due to construction on the sewer line.

ParkEvergreen Park

Anticipated Completion: Spring 2016

Evergreen Park is currently under construction. This project will demolish the bocce and shuffleboard courts, install play equipment, and reconstruct the spray shower.

PlaygroundsHarold Schneiderman Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsPlayground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

PlaygroundsRochdale Park (jhs 72)

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

BeachesRockaway Beach and Boardwalk

Rockaway Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

BeachesRockaway Beach

Rockaway Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

PlaygroundsSouth Rochdale Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

BeachesCedar Grove Beach

Cedar Grove Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

PlaygroundsMarkham Playground

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

BeachesMidland Beach and Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk

Midland Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

BeachesSouth Beach

South Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

PlaygroundsSaturn Play Equipment

Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacturer expects to install re-designed replacement slides in spring 2017.

Tennis CourtsWillowbrook Park

The tennis courts at Willowbrook Park Tennis Courts have been closed indefinitely in order to repair the asphalt.

BeachesWolfe's Pond Beach

Wolfe’s Pond Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

Roller HockeyWolfe's Pond Park

Due to the effects of Hurricane Sandy, the Wolfe's Pond hockey rink is closed until further notice.

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