Dag Hammarskjold Plaza Reconstruction

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

This project will reconstruct Dag Hammarskjold Plaza including the pavilions, trellises, fences, benches, light poles, pavements, trees, and planting beds.

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: May 2017
Projected Completion Date: May 2018
Completion Date: July 2019


Start Date: July 2019
Projected Completion Date: April 2020


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: City Council


Dag Hammarskjold Plaza , Manhattan
East 47th Street between First Avenue and Second Avenue


Project Staff

Project Liaison: Steve Simon
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Last updated: 12/12/2019