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Inwood Hill Nature Center Post-Sandy Reconstruction

  • Design
    30% complete 
  • Procurement
  • Construction

This project will reconstruct the Inwood Hill Nature Center at Inwood Hill Park due to damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.

Project Update: The schematic design for this project has been approved internally at Parks and is now going through review by the community board and external regulatory agencies for comment and approval.

Project Timeline


Start Date: February 2016
Projected Completion Date:February 2017
Adjusted Completion Date: August 2017


The average time for procurement is 9 months. The procurement timeline for this specific contractwill be established at the conclusion of the design phase.


The average time for construction is 12-18 months. The construction timeline for this specificcontract will be established at the conclusion of the procurement phase.

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Total Funding: Between $1 million and $3 million
Funding Sources:
  • Mayor
  • City Council


Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan
Prolongation of West 218th Street, West of Indian Road, in Inwood Hill Park


Project Staff

Project Liaison: Steve Simon
Contact NYCParks about this project

Last updated: 04/21/2017

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