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Flushing Meadows Corona 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 
Bronx and Queens General Roofing Systems ReconstructionConstruction
Citywide Reconstruction of Deteriorated Electrical Systems (CNYG-1611MA)Grand Central Parkway, Van Wyck Expressway
Construction
Citywide Reconstruction of Deteriorated Plumbing Systems (CNYG-1711MA1)Grand Central Parkway, Van Wyck Expressway
Construction
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Fountain of the Fairs ReconstructionBetween Unisphere and Fountain of the Planets in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Borough of Queens
Design
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Garage ReconstructionLocated between Roosevelt Avenue and the LIRR, in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Borough of Queens
Design
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Henry Hudson Entrance ReconstructionLocated on 111th Street, between 53rd and 56th Avenues
Design
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Meadow Lake Northwest Area ReconstructionNorthwest side of Meadow Lake, Located East of the Grand Central Parkway Between the Long Island Expressway and 64th Road In Flushing Meadows Corona Park Borough of Queens
Procurement
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Meadow Lake Promenade ReconstructionFlushing Meadows Corona Park, Meadow Lake Promenade between the Boathouse Bridge and the Ederle site
Construction
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Pool Emergency Roof Reconstruction131-04 Meridian Road, Flushing, NY 11368
Design
FMCP Lawrence Playground Comfort Station and Playground ReconstructionBounded by the Van Wyck Expressway, Botanical Garden Bridge and College Point Boulevard, Borough of Queens
Design
FMCP Roosevelt Avenue Entrance ReconstructionIn Flushing Meadows Corona Park, east of Grand Central Parkway between Roosevelt Avenue and the LIRR
Construction
New York State Pavilion Observation Towers ReconstructionPerimeter Road and United Nations Avenue South
Design
Olmsted Center Reconstruction117-02 Roosevelt Avenue, Queens
Construction
World's Fair Playground Asphalt Field Reconstructionalong the Grand Central parkway near 62nd road in the Borough of Queens
Design

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.

  • City Parks Foundation Tennis Bubble Construction
  • FAA Light Electrical Reconstruction
  • Flushing Meadows Corona Park Marina Access Improvements
  • Flushing Meadows Corona Park Mauro Children's Playground Reconstruction
  • Flushing Meadows-Corona Park Pool Drain Reconstruction
  • Willow Lake Nature Center Construction
  • World's Fair Marina Reconstruction

Completed Projects

ProjectLocation 
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Fields 2,3,5 Reconstruction
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Meadow Lake Habitat Restoration
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Synthetic Turf Field 1 Reconstruction
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Queens General Site Work (QG-1011M)
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Queens General Site Work (QG-112M)
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Queens General Site Work (QG-212M)
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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 Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Know Before You Go

PlaygroundsPlayground

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.


Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

Flushing Meadows Corona Park Weather

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    Rain and Breezy
    40°F
  • Sat
    Rain Likely then Chance Rain
    48°F
  • Sun
    Mostly Sunny
    54°F
  • Mon
    Partly Sunny
    54°F

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