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Audubon Playground Reconstruction

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    5% 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 is currently in legal review by staff members at Parks and the New York City Corporation Counsel.

Project Timeline

Design

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

Procurement

Start Date: December 2017
Projected Completion Date: August 2018

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 $5 million
Funding Source: Mayoral

Location

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: 02/23/2018

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