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:
March 2020 To June 2020

March 2020

Betsy Head Park Multi-Purpose Play Area Reconstruction

Location: Betsy Head Park, Brooklyn

This project will construct a new skate park, basketball courts, fitness area and multi-purpose space in the northern parcel of Betsy Head Park.

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Chelsea Recreation Center Locker Room Reconstruction

Location: Chelsea Recreation Center, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the men's and women's locker rooms at the Chelsea Recreation Center.

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Crotona Park Ballfield 1 Lighting Installation

Location: Crotona Park, Bronx

This project will construct sports lighting at ballfield 1 in Crotona Park.

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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Aquatic Center Emergency Netting System Installation

Location: Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens

This project will install a debris netting system at Flushing Meadows Corona Park Aquatic Center.

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Grant Park Playground and Basketball Court Reconstruction

Location: Grant Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct of the playground and basketball court at Grant Park.

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Hooper Grove Community Garden Fence Reconstruction

Location: Brooklyn

This project will construct new steel fences with concrete curbs and install water service at Hooper Grove Community Garden.

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Jackie Robinson Recreation Center Exterior Facade & Roofing Reconstruction

Location: Jackie Robinson Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the exterior facades and roof of Jackie Robinson Recreation Center.

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Jacob Joffe Fields Playground Reconstruction

Location: Jacob Joffe Fields, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the playground at Jacob Joffe Fields.

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Manhattan Beach Dog Run Reconstruction

Location: Manhattan Beach Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the existing dog run to provide separate dog runs for both small and large dogs with new surface materials, drinking fountains for both dogs and their owners, and seating at Manhattan Beach Park.

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Paerdegat Athletic Center Air Conditioning Reconstruction

Location: Paerdegat Basin Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the air conditioning equipment at Paerdegat Athletic Center.

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Queensbridge Park Field House Construction

Location: Queensbridge Park, Queens

This project will construct a field house in Queensbridge Park.

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Rockaway Beach Shore Front Parkway Handball Courts Reconstruction

Location: Rockaway Beach Boardwalk, Queens

This project will reconstruct the handball courts at Rockaway Beach.

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St. Mary's Park Ballfields and Dog Run Reconstruction

Location: St. Mary's Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the ballfields and dog run, including natural turf, irrigation, sports lighting, fencing and landscaping at St. Mary's Park.

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Van Cortlandt Park Indian Fields Ballfields Reconstruction

Location: Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the existing natural grass ballfields (Indian Fields) in Van Cortlandt Park.

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West Farms Park Construction

Location: West Farms Rapids, Bronx

This project will construct West Farms Park.

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April 2020

Audubon Playground Reconstruction

Location: Audubon Playground, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct Audubon Playground.

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Crotona Park Nature Center Reconstruction

Location: Crotona Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the nature center in Crotona Park.

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Cunningham Park Lower Playground Tot Lot Reconstruction

Location: Cunningham Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the Lower Playground (Redwood Playground) in Cunningham Park.

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Highland Park Lower Western Playground Reconstruction

Location: Highland Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct Lower Western Playground in Highland Park.

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John Finley Walk 82nd Street ADA Ramp Reconstruction

Location: East River Walk, Manhattan

This project will construct a masonry ramp to provide ADA access to John Finley Walk at East 82nd Street.

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Marcus Garvey Park Comfort Station Construction

Location: Marcus Garvey Park, Manhattan

This project will construct a new comfort station and Little League building in Marcus Garvey Park.

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Owen Dolen Recreation Center Roof Reconstruction

Location: Owen F. Dolen Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the roof and exterior walls at the Owen Dolen Recreation Center in Owen Dolen Park.

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Riverside Park South Playground, Bikeway, and Plazas Construction

Location: Riverside Park South, Manhattan

This project will construct a portion of Riverside Park South between West 65th Street and West 68th Street, including new plazas, play areas, lawns, volleyball courts, and a dog run, and it will reconstruct the bikeway between West 62nd Street and West 70th Street.

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St. John's Recreation Center Boilers and HVAC Systems Reconstruction

Location: St. John's Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the boilers and HVAC systems at St. John's Recreation Center.

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Staten Island General Site Work (RG-315MA1)

Location: Multiple Parks, Staten Island

This project will reconstruct play equipment, pavements, fencing, water supply, drainage, site features, and plantings at various parks in Staten Island.

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May 2020

CS 134 Community Garden Reconstruction

Location: Bronx

This project will reconstruct the perimeter concrete retaining walls, steel fencing and gate, and install a new water supply system at CS 134 Community Garden.

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Clement Clarke Moore Homestead Playground Reconstruction

Location: Moore Homestead Playground, Queens

This project will reconstruct the playground, spray shower, and pavements at Clement Clarke Moore Playground.

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Colucci Playground Adult Fitness Equipment Construction

Location: Colucci Playground, Bronx

This project will construct an adult fitness area in Colucci Playground.

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Crotona Park Bathhouse Entrance Reconstruction

Location: Crotona Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the entrance towers, mezzanine roof and bridge at the entrance to the Crotona Park Bathhouse.

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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Henry Hudson Entrance Reconstruction

Location: Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the Henry Hudson entrance at Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

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Fort Totten Park Chapel and Commander's House Reconstruction

Location: Fort Totten Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the steeple spire and bell tower at the Chapel and reconstruct the roof and exterior woodwork at the Commander's House at Fort Totten.

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Jackie Robinson Park Reconstruction

Location: Jackie Robinson Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct stairways, fencing, sidewalks, and entrances in Jackie Robinson Park.

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John J Carty Park Tennis Courts Reconstruction

Location: John J Carty Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the tennis courts in John J. Carty Park.

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Kolbert Park Sidewalks Reconstruction

Location: Kolbert Playground, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the sidewalks, curbs, accessible ramps, and pipe rail fencing at Kolbert 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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Riverside Drive Bus Stop and Safety Measure Installation

Location: Riverside Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the bus stops and perimeter sidewalks along Riverside Drive.

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Riverside Park 109th Street Skate Park Reconstruction

Location: Riverside Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the existing skate park with new skate elements, fencing, benches, picnic tables, and landscaping at West 109th Street in Riverside Park.

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Van Cortlandt Park Playground Construction

Location: Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

This project will construct a playground in Van Cortlandt Park.

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June 2020

Broadway Malls Reconstruction

Location: Broadway Malls, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct landscapes, pavements, fences and benches at several malls along Broadway from West 102nd to 104th Streets and from West 137th to 139th Streets.

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Forest Park Sobelsohn Playground Comfort Station Electrical System Reconstruction

Location: Forest Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the comfort station electrical system at Sobelsohn Playground in Forest Park.

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Forest Park Sobelsohn Playground Comfort Station Plumbing System Reconstruction

Location: Forest Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the comfort station plumbing system at Sobelsohn Playground in Forest Park.

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Forest Park Sobelsohn Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Forest Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the comfort station at Sobelsohn Playground in Forest Park.

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Highbridge Anchor Park Reconstruction Phase I

Location: Highbridge Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the staircase and pathways, including pavement, drainage, lighting and planting, in Highbridge Park.

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Little Flower Playground Synthetic Turf Field Construction

Location: Little Flower Playground, Manhattan

This project will construct a synthetic turf field at Little Flower Playground.

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Patterson Playground Reconstruction

Location: Patterson Playground, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the playground and basketball courts at Patterson Playground.

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Spring Creek Greenstreets and Green Infrastructure Construction

Location: Spring Creek Park Addition, Queens

This project will construct green infrastructure to capture storm water at Greenstreets near Spring Creek in Queens.

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Stapleton Playground Reconstruction

Location: Stapleton Playground, Staten Island

This project will reconstruct the playground, multi-use fields, basketball and handball courts, and water features at Stapleton Playground.

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Van Cortlandt Park Broadway Entrance Reconstruction

Location: Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the entrance to Van Cortlandt Park at Broadway and West 242nd Street.

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Van Cortlandt Park Skate Park Construction

Location: Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

This project will construct a skate park in Van Cortlandt Park.

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