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Riverside 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 
Citywide Reconstruction & Stabilization of Retaining Walls and Seawalls (CNYG-514M)Riverside Drive to Hudson River, West 59 Street to Clair Place
Construction
Manhattan General Roofing Systems ReconstructionRiverside Dr. to Hudson River, W. 72 St.to St Clair Pl.
Construction
Manhattan General Site Work (MG-315MA1)Riverside Dr. to Hudson River, W. 72 St.to St Clair Pl.
Procurement
Riverside Drive Bus Stop and Safety Measure InstallationDesign
Riverside Park 109th Street Skate Park ReconstructionRiverside Park between the Henry Hudson Parkway and Riverside Drive at West 109th Street
Procurement
Riverside Park and Fort Washington Park Pathway Reconstruction (Hurricane Sandy)Riverside Drive to Hudson River, West 59 Street to Clair Place
Design
Riverside Park Joan of Arc Island Reconstruction and Adult Fitness Equipment InstallationRiverside Drive from W 91st Street to W 95th Street and at W 76th Street, south of Neufeld Playground
Design
Riverside Park Path Reconstruction, West 72-83, 91-95, 122-125 StreetsRiverside Drive: West 125th-122nd Streets, West 95th-91st Streets, West 83rd-72nd Streets
Procurement
Riverside Park West 91st-96th Streets Sidewalk ReconstructionRiverside Drive between West 91st Street and West 95th Street in Riverside Park, Borough of Manhattan.
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.

  • Riverside Park 72nd Street Dog Run Reconstruction
  • Riverside Park Rotunda Reconstruction

Completed Projects

ProjectLocation 
79th Street Boat Basin Dock A Reconstruction
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Riverside Park Fence and Pavement Reconstruction
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Riverside Park Stairs and Sidewalk Reconstruction at Tiemann Place
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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 Riverside Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

MarinasWest 79th Street Boat Basin

Due to repairs to an underwater high voltage cable there are currently no transient moorings available at the Boat Basin. Please contact the Dockmasters office at 212-496-2105 or VHF Ch09 for more information and alternatives. We apologize for any inconvenience. We expect all moorings to be restored in August.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

PlaygroundsRiverside Park

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


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