Forest Park LIRR Towers Removal

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    5% complete
  • Construction
    0% complete

This project will demolish the Long Island Rail Road towers in Forest Park.

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

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: September 2020
Projected Completion Date: January 2021
Completion Date: January 2021

Procurement

Start Date: January 2021
Projected Completion Date: October 2021

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 $1 million and $3 million
Funding Source: Mayoral

Location

Forest Park , Queens
Along the LIRR tracks between Union Turnpike and Park Lane South

 

Project Staff

Project Liaison: Joanne Amagrande
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Last updated: 04/15/2021