Jesse Owens Playground Reconstruction

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

This project will reconstruct the play equipment, spray shower, synthetic turf field, painted track, lighting, fencing, pavement, plantings and furnishings at Jesse Owens Playground.

Project Timeline


Start Date: January 2015
Projected Completion Date: December 2015
Completion Date: January 2016


Start Date: January 2016
Projected Completion Date: October 2016
Completion Date: March 2017


Start Date: March 2017
Projected Completion Date: September 2018
Completion Date: November 2019

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Total Funding: $6,891,000
Funding Sources:
  • Mayoral
  • City Council


Jesse Owens Playground , Brooklyn
Lafayette Avenue between Stuyvesant Avenue and Malcolm X Boulevard.


Project Staff

Project Liaison: Davey Ives
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Last updated: 04/09/2021