Percy E. Sutton Playground Reconstruction

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    100% complete
  • Construction
    38% complete

This project will reconstruct Percy E. Sutton Playground, including demolishing the existing comfort station and constructing a seating area, half-court basketball courts, a fitness area, lawn areas, and a bikeway.

Due to COVID related impacts, this project may experience schedule delays. We will update the capital tracker as more information becomes available.

Project Update: This project is in active construction.

Project Timeline


Start Date: October 2017
Projected Completion Date: February 2019
Completion Date: April 2019


Start Date: April 2019
Projected Completion Date: January 2020
Completion Date: March 2021


Start Date: April 2021
Projected Completion Date: October 2022

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Total Funding: $8,926,000
Funding Sources:
  • Mayoral
  • State


Percy E. Sutton Playground , Manhattan
Harlem River Drive between West 151st Street and West 155th Street


Project Staff

Project Liaison: Steve Simon
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Last updated: 08/10/2022

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