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Fort Greene Park Plaza and Pavement Reconstruction

  • Design
    30% complete
  • Procurement
    0% complete
  • Construction
    0% complete

This project will reconstruct the oval plaza, lower plaza and sidewalk along Myrtle Avenue and staircases at St. Edwards Street and Willoughby Street and at DeKalb Avenue and Washington Park. The work will include pavement, drainage and handrail reconstruction, and new plantings, water features, lighting, seating, barbecues, and adult fitness equipment.

Project Update: The schematic design for this project has been approved internally at Parks and is now going through review by the community board and external regulatory agencies for comment and approval.

Project Timeline

Design

Start Date: November 2016
Projected Completion Date: November 2017
Adjusted Completion Date: May 2018

Procurement

The average time for procurement is 9 months. The procurement timeline for this specific contract will be established at the conclusion of the design phase.

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 $3 million and $10 million
Funding Sources:
  • Mayoral
  • Borough President
  • City Council

Location

Fort Greene Park, Brooklyn
Myrtle Avenue, De Kalb Avenue between Washington Park and St. Edwards Street

 

Project Staff

Project Liaison: Davey Ives
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Last updated: 11/20/2017

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