Bronx River (Shoelace) Park Link Reconstruction

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

This project will reconstruct paths and drainage systems, construct new entrances, and bioswales and rain gardens, and formalize the Bronx River Greenway in Shoelace Park.

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: November 2016
Projected Completion Date: October 2017
Completion Date: July 2018

Procurement

Start Date: July 2018
Projected Completion Date: April 2019

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:
  • Mayoral
  • Borough President
  • City Council
  • Federal

Location

Bronx River Parkway , Bronx
Bronx Boulevard between 212th Street and 229th Street.

 

Project Staff

Project Liaison: Michelle Martell
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Last updated: 04/19/2019