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Joseph Austin Playground Synthetic Turf Field Reconstruction

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    100% complete
  • Construction
    94% complete

This project will reconstruct the synthetic turf ballfield and drainage system at Joe Austin Playground.

Project Update: This project is in active construction.

Project Timeline


Start Date: October 2015
Projected Completion Date: March 2016
Completion Date: May 2016


Start Date: May 2016
Projected Completion Date: February 2017
Completion Date: July 2017


Start Date: August 2017
Projected Completion Date: August 2018

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Total Funding: $2,449,000
Funding Source: Mayoral


Joseph Austin Playground , Queens
Located at the intersection of The Grand Central Parkway and 164th Place and 168th Street, Borough of Queens


Project Staff

Project Liaison: Joanne Amagrande
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Last updated: 05/23/2018

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