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 
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Adult Fitness Equipment InstallationCorona Avenue and 111th Street, next to Playground for All Children
Procurement
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Aquatic Center Emergency Netting System Installation131-04 Meridian Road
Construction
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Electrical Vault Reconstruction (Hurricane Sandy)Grand Central Parkway, Whitestone Expressway between 111th Street and College Point Boulevard, Park Drive East
Design
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Fountain of the Fairs ReconstructionBetween Unisphere and Fountain of the Planets
Construction
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Garage ReconstructionBetween Roosevelt Avenue and the Long Island Rail Road yard
Construction
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Lawrence Playground Comfort Station ReconstructionVan Wyck Expressway, Botanical Garden Bridge, College Point Boulevard
Construction
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Meadow Lake Northwest Area ReconstructionNorthwest side of Meadow Lake, east of Grand Central Parkway between Long Island Expressway and 64th Road.
Design
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Queens Storehouse ReconstructionMeridian Road between East Road and Botanical Garden Bridge
Design
Flushing Meadows Corona Park Synthetic Turf Fields 8 & 9 ReconstructionCollege Point Boulevard between Fowler Avenue and Booth Memorial Avenue
Design
Flushing Meadows Corona Park World's Fair Marina Reconstruction (Hurricane Sandy)Flushing Bay, at 125-00 Northern Boulevard
Design
Greenbelt Recreation Center and Queens Museum HVAC System ReconstructionGrand Central Parkway, Van Wyck Expressway
Design
New York State Pavilion Observation Towers ReconstructionPerimeter Road and United Nations Avenue South
Construction
Olmsted Center Reconstruction117-02 Roosevelt Avenue
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.

  • Al Oerter Recreation Center, Recreation Center 54 & Chelsea Recreation Center HVAC Systems Reconstruction
  • Flushing Meadows Corona Park Aquatic Center Ice Rink Chiller Plant Replacement
  • Flushing Meadows Corona Park Candela Structures Reconstruction
  • Flushing Meadows Corona Park Willow Lake Outdoor Classroom and Boardwalk Construction

Completed Projects

ProjectLocation 
Bronx and Queens Roofing Systems Reconstruction (CNYG-1114M)
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Bronx and Queens Roofing Systems Reconstruction (CNYG-3009M)
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Citywide Buildings Reconstruction (CNYG-209M)
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Citywide DCAS Accelerated Conservation & Efficiency Program (CNYG-2415MA1)

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Citywide Electrical Systems Reconstruction (CNYG-1611MA)
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Citywide Guide Rail and Fencing Reconstruction (CNYG-1009MA1)
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Citywide Pool Plumbing Systems Reconstruction (CNYG-714M)
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Fields 2,3,5 Reconstruction
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Henry Hudson Entrance Reconstruction
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Lawrence Playground Reconstruction
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Mauro Playground Reconstruction
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Meadow Lake Habitat Restoration
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Meadow Lake Promenade Reconstruction
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Pavement and Fence Reconstruction
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Pool Emergency Roof Reconstruction
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Pool Locker Room Reconstruction
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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Roosevelt Avenue Entrance Reconstruction
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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-212M)
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World's Fair Playground Asphalt Field Reconstruction
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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

There are currently 4 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Recreation CentersAl Oerter Recreation Center

New York City’s recreation centers and indoor pools remain closed to the general public until further notice to provide COVID-19 related services as well as free childcare options for children who are scheduled for blended learning. To learn more or to apply for the childcare program, please visit the New York City Department of Education’s Learning Bridges program page.

Once we reopen, NYC Parks will extend all existing recreation center memberships to cover the length of time we are closed to the general public.


Recreation CentersFlushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink

New York City’s recreation centers and indoor pools remain closed to the general public until further notice to provide COVID-19 related services as well as free childcare options for children who are scheduled for blended learning. To learn more or to apply for the childcare program, please visit the New York City Department of Education’s Learning Bridges program page.

Once we reopen, NYC Parks will extend all existing recreation center memberships to cover the length of time we are closed to the general public.


Anticipated Completion: Spring 2020

MarinasWorld's Fair Marina

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, there are service changes at this marina. Marinas, boatyards, and boat launches are open for personal use of vessels only. Group activities, social gatherings, vessel charters, and rentals are prohibited. Vessel servicing, fueling, and pumpout stations are open. Please maintain strict social distancing of at least six feet and clean and sanitize your vessels after each use. Also, transient and seasonal moorings will not be available for the 2020 season.

MarinasWorld's Fair Marina

Due to a major planned reconstruction project, Pier 1 at the World's Fair Marina is currently closed. Limited transient dockage is available for smaller recreational vessels - please contact the Dockmasters office at 718-478-0480 or VHF Ch71 for more information. There is no dockage available for larger vessels or commercial vessels, including passenger pick-up and drop-off. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back with the World's Fair Marina in the future for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2021

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