What’s Next in Capital Projects

All across the city, we are working hard to rebuild sustainable and resilient parks for the next generation. Find out which projects will be completed in the next three months, and get ready to visit our next great open space.

Featured Projects

Parks Without Borders

We're making our parks more open, welcoming, accessible, and vibrant by improving entrances, furnishings, and park edges. Learn more about Parks Without Borders

Community Parks Initiative

AThrough our Parks equity program, we're rebuilding parks in neighborhoods with the greatest needs. Learn more about Community Parks Initiative Capital Projects

Anchor Parks

One large park in each borough will receive $30 million in upgrades through the City's Anchor Parks program. Learn more about New York City's Anchor Parks

Recently Completed Projects and Projects Nearing Completion:
September 2021 To January 2022

September 2021

Abraham Lincoln Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Abraham Lincoln Playground, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the comfort station in Abraham Lincoln Playground.

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Audubon Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Audubon Playground, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the comfort station at Audubon Playground and make it ADA accessible.

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Fairview Park Comfort Station Construction

Location: Fairview Park, Staten Island

This project will construct a new comfort station at Fairview Park.

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Hallets Cove Seawall Reconstruction

Location: Hallets Cove Playground, Queens

This project will reconstruct damaged portions of the seawall and railing at Hallets Cove.

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Highland Park Pedestrian Paths and Sidewalks Reconstruction

Location: Highland Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the sidewalk and improve pedestrian access along a portion of Highland Boulevard.

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Northern Playground Synthetic Turf Reconstruction

Location: Northern Playground, Queens

This project will reconstruct the existing multi-use synthetic turf field at Northern Playground.

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Prospect Playground Reconstruction

Location: Prospect Playground, Bronx

This project will reconstruct Prospect Playground.

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Red Hook Recreation Area Ballfields 5-8 Reconstruction

Location: Red Hook Recreation Area, Brooklyn

This project will convert four ballfields from natural turf to synthetic turf and remediate contaminated soils at Red Hook Recreation Area.

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Vanderbilt Motor Parkway Reconstruction Phase 1

Location: Queens

This project will reconstruct Vanderbilt Motor Parkway from Winchester Boulevard to Springfield Boulevard.

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October 2021

Freshkills North Park Pathway and Comfort Station Construction

Location: Freshkills Park, Staten Island

This project will construct a new multi-use pathway, overlook structures, and comfort station with composting toilets in the northern section of Freshkills Park.

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Highbridge Park Water Tower Reconstruction

Location: Highbridge Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the water tower in Highbridge Park.

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Icahn Stadium Electrical Service Reconstruction

Location: Randall's Island Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the electrical service line from Icahn Stadium transformers to the PEP Academy trailer complex in Randall's Island.

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Olmsted Center Reconstruction

Location: Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the Olmsted Center in Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

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Sternberg Park Synthetic Turf Field Reconstruction

Location: Sternberg Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the synthetic turf field and construct new sports lighting at the basketball courts at Sternberg Park.

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Whitey Ford Field Reconstruction

Location: Whitey Ford Field, Queens

This project will reconstruct the natural turf baseball field at Whitey Ford Field.

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November 2021

Astoria Park Charybdis Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Astoria Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the comfort station at Charybdis Playground in Astoria Park.

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Crotona Park Ballfield 5 Synthetic Turf Field Construction

Location: Crotona Park, Bronx

This project will demolish softball field 5 at Crotona Park and construct a synthetic turf soccer field.

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Shore Park and Parkway Field House Reconstruction

Location: Shore Park and Parkway, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the field house at Shore Park and Parkway.

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December 2021

Astoria Park Field House Restrooms Reconstruction

Location: Astoria Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the public restrooms in the field house at Astoria Park.

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Battery Park Playground Reconstruction

Location: The Battery, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct and expand the playground at The Battery.

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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Garage Reconstruction

Location: Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the Parks Maintenance and Operations garage in Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

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Sumner Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Sumner Playground, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the comfort station in Sumner Playground.

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Tappen Park and South Beach Fountain Reconstruction

Location: Multiple Parks, Staten Island

This project will reconstruct the electrical and mechanical components of fountains damaged during Hurricane Sandy at Tappen Park and South Beach.

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Van Cortlandt Park Basketball Court Reconstruction

Location: Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct pavements at the basketball court next to the stadium in Van Cortlandt Park.

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Von King Cultural Arts Center Multipurpose Room Reconstruction

Location: Herbert Von King Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the multipurpose room and fire alarm system at Von King Cultural Arts Center in Herbert Von King Park.

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January 2022

Astoria Park Field House Roof Reconstruction

Location: Astoria Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the roof of the field house in Astoria Park.

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