Audubon Playground Reconstruction

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    85% complete
  • Construction
    0% complete

To provide the community with a reconstructed playground including the restored footprint of the demolished mini-school. Playground facilities could include, but are not limited to, new play equipment, swings, spray shower, courts, a multi-purpose play area, planting, security lighting, drainage (DEP Green Infrastructure) and water supply.

Project Update: The project has been awarded to a contractor and has been sent to the Comptroller’s Office for registration.

Project Timeline


Start Date: November 2016
Projected Completion Date: November 2017
Completion Date: December 2017


Start Date: December 2017
Projected Completion Date: August 2018


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 $3 million and $5 million
Funding Source: Mayoral


Audubon Playground , Manhattan
Audubon Avenue between 169th and 170th Streets in the Borough of Manhattan.


Project Staff

Project Liaison: Steve Simon
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Last updated: 08/20/2018