Martin Luther King Jr. Playground Reconstruction

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

This project will reconstruct Martin Luther King Jr. Playground with new play equipment, a spray shower, synthetic turf area, basketball courts, lighting, fencing, pavements, plantings and site furnishings.

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: August 2016


Start Date: September 2016
Projected Completion Date: December 2017
Completion Date: January 2018

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Total Funding: $4,098,000
Funding Source: Mayoral


Martin Luther King, Jr. Playground , Manhattan
Malcolm X Boulevard (Lenox Avenue) between West 113th Street and West 114th Street


Project Staff

Project Liaison: Steve Simon
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Last updated: 09/25/2020