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.
|Riverside Drive Bus Stop and Safety Measure Installation||Riverside Drive between West 97th Street and West 125th Street||Construction|
|Riverside Park 102nd Street Staircase Reconstruction||West 102nd Street and Riverside Drive||Procurement|
|Riverside Park 109th Street Skate Park Reconstruction||Between Henry Hudson Parkway and Riverside Drive at West 109th Street||Construction|
|Riverside Park and Fort Washington Park Pathway Reconstruction (Hurricane Sandy)||Riverside Drive to Hudson River, West 59 Street to Clair Place||Construction|
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.
- Citywide Electrical and Mechanical Systems Reconstruction (Hurricane Sandy)
- Riverside Park and Fort Washington Park Greenway Reconstruction
- Riverside Park Drainage System Reconstruction
- Riverside Park Kayak Dock Reconstruction
|Citywide Guide Rail and Fencing Reconstruction (CNYG-1009MA1)||View Details|
|Citywide Retaining Walls and Seawalls Reconstruction (CNYG-514M)||View Details|
|Grant's Tomb Bluestone Pavement and St. Nicholas Park Dog Run Path and Steps Reconstruction||View Details|
|Joan of Arc Park Reconstruction and Riverside Park Adult Fitness Equipment Installation||View Details|
|Riverside Park 79th Street Boat Basin Dock A Reconstruction||View Details|
|Riverside Park Fence and Pavement Reconstruction||View Details|
|Riverside Park Path Reconstruction, West 72-83, 91-95, 122-125 Streets||View Details|
|Riverside Park Tiemann Place Stairs and Sidewalk Reconstruction||View Details|
|Riverside Park West 91st-96th Streets Sidewalk Reconstruction||View Details|
|West 102nd Street Riverside Park Field House Interior Plumbing Reconstruction||View Details|
|West 102nd Street Riverside Park Field House Water Service Installation||View Details|
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 Riverside Park
Know Before You Go
There are currently 3 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
Riverside Skate Park
Riverside Skate Park is closed to reconstruct the existing skate park with new skate elements, fencing, benches, picnic tables, and landscaping. Please visit the Capital Project Tracker page for updates on the project.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2020
West 79th Street Boat Basin
There are service changes at this facility. Transient and seasonal moorings will not be available for the 2020 season
West 79th Street Boat Basin
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.
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