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: The contract completion date has changed. Some of the common reasons why a completion date has changed are: issues with a contractor, design error or omission, unexpected field conditions, change in the scope of the project, pending approval and registration of change orders and/or inclement weather.

Project Timeline

Design

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

Procurement

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

Construction

Start Date: July 2017
Projected Completion Date: July 2018
Adjusted Completion Date: December 2018

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Funding

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

Location

Marcus Garvey Park , Manhattan
Madison Avenue at East 122nd Street

 

Project Staff

Project Liaison: Steve Simon
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Last updated: 11/02/2018