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Riverside Park South Natural Turf Ballfield & Greenway Reconstruction and Pier I Shade Structure Construction

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    5% complete
  • Construction
    0% complete

This project will reconstruct the natural turf ballfield and greenway paths, and construct a shade structure on Pier I in Riverside Park South.

Project Update: The project is currently in legal review by staff members at Parks and the New York City Corporation Counsel.

Project Timeline


Start Date: March 2013
Projected Completion Date: October 2014
Completion Date: August 2017


Start Date: August 2017
Projected 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 $3 million and $10 million
Funding Source: City Council


Riverside Park South, Manhattan
West 59th to West 72nd Streets in Riverside Park South, Manhattan


Project Staff

Project Liaison: Steve Simon
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Last updated: 01/18/2018

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