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Jacob Javits Playground Reconstruction

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    60% complete
  • Construction
    0% complete

This project will reconstruct the playground, basketball court, drainage and water supply systems and surrounding landscape, and construct new adult fitness equipment in Jacob Javits Playground.

Project Update: Parks has reviewed bids received for this contract and identified the lowest apparent bidder. Working with external agencies, Parks is now reviewing the bid and the vendor’s qualifications.

Project Timeline

Design

Start Date: February 2015
Projected Completion Date: December 2016
Completion Date: May 2017

Procurement

Start Date: May 2017
Projected Completion Date: February 2018

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 $1 million and $3 million
Funding Sources:
  • Borough President
  • City Council
  • Private

Location

Fort Tryon Park, Manhattan
The playground is located at Margaret Corbin Plaza between Cabrini Boulevard and Fort Washington Avenue.

 

Project Staff

Project Liaison: Steve Simon
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Last updated: 12/12/2017

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