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:
December 2019 To April 2020

December 2019

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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Conference House Pavilion Reconstruction

Location: Conference House Park, Staten Island

This project will reconstruct the Conference House Pavilion in Conference House 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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Hallets Cove Playground Reconstruction

Location: Hallets Cove Playground, Queens

This project will reconstruct Hallets Cove Playground.

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Luther Gulick and Yolanda Garcia Parks, and Lyons Square, Saw Mill, and Ten Eyck Playgrounds Comfort Station Construction

Location: Multiple Parks, Multiple Boroughs

This project will construct comfort stations at Yolanda Garcia Park, Lyons Square Playground, and Saw Mill Playground in the Bronx; Ten Eyck Playground in Brooklyn; and Luther Gulick Park in Manhattan, and reconstruct Saw Mill Playground with a basketball court, track and synthetic turf field, fitness and play equipment, and a spray shower.

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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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Playground Thirty Five XXXV Reconstruction

Location: Playground Thirty Five XXXV, Queens

This project will reconstruct Playground Thirty Five XXXV.

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Queens General Site Work (QG-1316M)

Location: Multiple Parks, Queens

This project will construct new fitness equipment at Alley Pond Park and Alley Athletic Playground, reconstruct the seating area at One Room Schoolhouse Park, and construct a new meditation garden at Kissena Corridor Park.

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January 2020

Baruch Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Baruch Playground, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the comfort station at Baruch Playground.

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Cedar Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Cedar Playground, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the comfort station in Cedar Playground.

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Crescent Beach Park Landscape Improvement and Pathway Construction

Location: Crescent Beach Park, Staten Island

This project will construct new paths, seating and a tot lot and reconstruct the landscape at Crescent Beach Park.

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East Elmhurst Playground Reconstruction

Location: East Elmhurst Playground, Queens

This project will reconstruct the playground and handball courts at PS 127 (East Elmhurst) Playground.

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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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Playground 174 Play Area Reconstruction

Location: Playground 174, Bronx

This project will reconstruct play and adult fitness equipment, swings, spray shower, pavements, fencing, lighting, and mini-pool.

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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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Sara D. Roosevelt Park Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Sara D. Roosevelt Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct a comfort station in Building A in Sara D Roosevelt Park.

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St. James Recreation Center HVAC Reconstruction

Location: St. James Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the boiler, heating and air conditioning systems at St. James Recreation Center.

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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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West Bronx Recreation Center AC Reconstruction

Location: West Bronx Recreation Center, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the air conditioning system for the gymnasium at West Bronx Recreation Center.

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February 2020

Brooklyn Street Tree Planting FY18 - Community Boards 5,14,18

Location: Brooklyn

This project will plant new trees in Community Boards 5, 14, and 18 in Brooklyn.

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Brooklyn Street Tree Planting FY18 - Community Boards 6,7,10,12

Location: Brooklyn

This project will plant new trees in Brooklyn Community Boards 6, 7, 10, and 12.

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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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Idlewild Park Nature Center Construction

Location: Idlewild Park, Queens

This project will construct a nature center in Idlewild Park.

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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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March 2020

Briarwood Playground and Phil 'Scooter' Rizzuto Park Playground Reconstruction

Location: Multiple Parks, Queens

This project will reconstruct the playgrounds at Briarwood Playground and Phil 'Scooter' Rizzuto 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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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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Clove Lakes 5K Running Trail Construction

Location: Clove Lakes Park, Staten Island

This project will construct a 5K running trail, including re-grading of an existing trail, new edging, new surfacing and associated landscape improvements in Clove Lakes Park.

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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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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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LaGuardia Corner Garden Fence Reconstruction

Location: Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the perimeter fence at LaGuardia Corner Garden.

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Little Red Square Reconstruction

Location: Little Red Square, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct Little Red Square with new pavements, curb alignments, seating, and plantings.

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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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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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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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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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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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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

Crotona Park Nature Center Reconstruction

Location: Crotona Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the nature center in Crotona 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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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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Public Place Mall Paving Reconstruction

Location: Public Place, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct Public Place Mall.

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Saul Weprin Playground Plaza Reconstruction

Location: Saul Weprin Playground, Queens

This project will reconstruct the pavements, seating, and fencing at the plaza in Saul Weprin Playground.

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