Jacob Javits Playground Reconstruction

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    100% complete
  • Construction
    45% 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: This project is in active construction.

Project Timeline


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


Start Date: May 2017
Projected Completion Date: February 2018
Completion Date: June 2018


Start Date: July 2018
Projected Completion Date: July 2019

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Total Funding: $2,842,000
Funding Sources:
  • Borough President
  • City Council
  • Private


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: 06/18/2019