Bronx and Queens Reforestation FY16 (CNYG-116 PLANYC)

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    100% complete
  • Construction
    78% complete

This project will remove invasive species including trees over 1" up to and including 30" in diameter, shrubs, herbaceous plants and vines; excavate and clear sites (including removal of stumps and trees up to and including 6" in diameter); prepare tree pits; furnish, plant, maintain and replace various types of trees in prepared planting tree pits; and install of native seed mixes in and around areas with existing native species to be preserved; and install osprey nests.

Project Update: This project is in active construction.

Project Timeline


Start Date: July 2015
Projected Completion Date: September 2015
Completion Date: November 2015


Start Date: November 2015
Projected Completion Date: August 2016
Completion Date: July 2016


Start Date: July 2016
Projected Completion Date: January 2019

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Total Funding: $1,000,000
Funding Sources:
  • Mayoral
  • City Council


Various locations in The Bronx and Queens

Project Staff

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Last updated: 01/15/2019