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Pelham Bay Park Natural Shoreline Reconstruction

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    5% complete
  • Construction
    0% complete

This project will remove intrusive infrastructure from the natural rocky shore of Pelham Bay Park, restore coastal habitats, and improve public access to the scenic bay.

Project Update: The project is currently in legal review by staff members at Parks and the New York City Corporation Counsel.

Project Timeline


Start Date: September 2015
Projected Completion Date: October 2016
Completion Date: May 2017


Start Date: May 2017
Projected Completion Date: January 2018
Adjusted Completion Date: July 2018


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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Total Funding: Between $1 million and $3 million
Funding Source: Mayoral


Pelham Bay Park , Bronx
Waterfront between Pelham Bay Landfill and Watt Avenue in Pelham Bay Park.


Project Staff

Project Liaison: Michelle Martell
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Last updated: 03/16/2018

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