Marcus Garvey Park Fire Watchtower Restoration

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    100% complete
  • Construction
    21% complete

This project will reconstruct the fire watchtower and surrounding plaza in Marcus Garvey Park.

Project Update: This project is in active construction.

Project Timeline


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


Start Date: February 2016
Projected Completion Date: November 2016
Completion Date: June 2017


Start Date: July 2017
Projected Completion Date: July 2018

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Total Funding: $5,699,000
Funding Sources:
  • Mayoral
  • Borough President
  • City Council


Marcus Garvey Park , Manhattan
Marcus Garvey Park Madison Avenue at E122nd Street


Project Staff

Project Liaison: Steve Simon
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Last updated: 07/19/2018