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Idlewild Park Nature Center Construction

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    85% complete
  • Construction
    0% complete

This project will construct a nature center in Idlewild Park.

Project Update: Bids have been opened and are being evaluated.

Project Timeline


Start Date: May 2010
Projected Completion Date: June 2013
Completion Date: October 2016


Start Date: October 2016
Projected Completion Date: July 2017
Adjusted Completion Date: May 2018


The average time for construction is 12-18 months. The construction timeline for this specific contract will be established at the conclusion of the procurement phase.

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Total Funding: Between $5 million and $10 million
Funding Sources:
  • Mayoral
  • Borough President


Idlewild Park , Queens
149th Avenue and Springfield Lane, Queens


Project Staff

Project Liaison: Joanne Amagrande
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Last updated: 05/21/2018

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