Dag Hammarskjold Plaza Reconstruction

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    60% 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: 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


Start Date: May 2017
Projected Completion Date: May 2018
Completion Date: December 2018


Start Date: December 2018
Projected Completion Date: September 2019


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: 06/25/2019