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Bronx River Channel Restoration

  • Design
    35% complete
  • Procurement
    0% complete
  • Construction
    0% complete

This project will restore and enlarge the main (western) channel of the Bronx River around Forest Island, remove invasive species, and plant new trees in Bronx Park.

Project Update: The schematic design for this project has been approved. Parks is now developing construction documents for this project and applying for necessary permits.

Project Timeline

Design

Start Date: October 2014
Projected Completion Date: May 2015
Adjusted Completion Date: June 2018

Procurement

The average time for procurement is 9 months. The procurement timeline for this specific contract will be established at the conclusion of the design phase.

Construction

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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Funding

Total Funding: Between $500,000 and $1 million
Funding Source: Mayoral

Location

Bronx Park, Bronx
East 180th Street, Southern Boulevard and Bronx Park East, the Bronx

 

Project Staff

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Last updated: 12/14/2017

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