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Central Park

Capital Projects

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In order to invest in the care of our parks, we must regularly redesign and rebuild our city’s parks and facilities. We do this through designing, procuring, and building capital projects. Find out more information about capital projects taking place within this park by choosing a project below.

Active Projects

ProjectLocationPhase 
Arsenal Building Facade and Roof ReconstructionLocated at Fifth Avenue and East 64th Street in Central Park, Borough of Manhattan
Construction
Citywide DCAS Accelerated Conservation & Efficiency Program (CNYG-2415MA1)5th Avenue - Central Park West, 59-110 Streets
CPW, 79th Street Transverse, West Drive to 85th Street
Construction
Citywide Pool Electrical Systems Reconstruction (CNYG-815MA)5th Avenue - Central Park West, 59-110 Streets
Construction
Citywide Pool Plumbing Systems Reconstruction (CNYG-915M)5th Avenue - Central Park West, 59-110 Streets
Construction
Citywide Pool Structural Systems Reconstruction (CNYG-1015M)5th Avenue - Central Park West, 59-110 Streets
Construction

Proposed Projects

This is a tentative project list, as not all proposed projects will become active projects. To learn more about proposed projects, visit our How We Build Parks page.

  • Central Park Security Measures Construction

Completed Projects

ProjectLocation 
Arsenal Emergency Elevator Reconstruction
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Citywide Electrical Systems Reconstruction (CNYG-1611MA)
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How We Build Parks

Visit our How We Build Parks page to learn more about the three main phases of the city’s capital process and how a project becomes eligible for capital funding.

Directions to Central Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 3 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

ParkCentral Park

Beginning June 27, 2018, Central Park will become entirely car-free. The Central Park transverse roads at 97th, 86th, 79th and 65th Streets will remain open to motor vehicles.

Nature CentersBelvedere Castle Visitor Center

Beginning Monday, February 26, Belvedere Castle will be closed for restoration. The castle will reopen to the public in 2019. To reach our Urban Park Rangers at Central Park, please call (212) 360-1444.

ParkCentral Park

Beginning Monday, February 26, Belvedere Castle will be closed for restoration. The surrounding plaza and terrace remain open, but will also close in the coming weeks. The Belvedere will reopen to the public in 2019. For more information on the restoration of Belvedere Castle, please visit Central Park Conservancy's website.

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