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:
June 2020 To September 2020

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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Cedar Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Cedar Playground, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the comfort station in Cedar Playground.

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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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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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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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July 2020

5 Boro Complex and Garage Parking Lot Reconstruction

Location: Randall's Island Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the parking lot at the 5 Boro Complex and Garage on Randall's Island.

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Brookville Park Entrance Reconstruction

Location: Brookville Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct an entrance to Brookville Park.

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Corona Golf Playground Pavement Reconstruction

Location: Corona Golf Playground, Queens

This project will reconstruct pavements at Corona Golf Playground.

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Crocheron Park Little League Ballfields Reconstruction

Location: Crocheron Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the ballfields at Crocheron Park.

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Playground One Reconstruction

Location: Playground One, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct Playground One.

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Randall's Island PEP Academy Complex Reconstruction

Location: Randall's Island Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the parking lot at the Randall's Island Parks Enforcement Patrol (PEP) Academy Complex.

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Rudd Playground Skate Park and Basketball Courts Reconstruction

Location: Rudd Playground, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the basketball courts and construct a new skate park at Rudd Playground including a new accessible ramp to connect the two levels within the park and reconstruction of pavements, stairs, fencing, benches, plantings, drainage and water supply systems, and park security lighting.

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Theodore Roosevelt Park Dog Run Reconstruction

Location: Theodore Roosevelt Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct Bull Moose Dog Run in Theodore Roosevelt Park.

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August 2020

Baruch Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Baruch Playground, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the comfort station at Baruch Playground.

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Chappetto Square Reconstruction

Location: Chappetto Square, Queens

This project will reconstruct Chappetto Square.

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Elizabeth H. Berger Plaza Construction

Location: Manhattan

This project will construct Elizabeth H. Berger Plaza, closing the slip road between two smaller parks to create one larger plaza with plantings, a lawn mound, and seating.

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Fairview Park Multi-Purpose Field and Landscape Construction

Location: Fairview Park, Staten Island

This project will construct a multi-purpose field, baseball field, tennis courts, pickleball courts, adult fitness equipment, picnic area, parking area, bio-retention areas, paths, and landscape elements at Fairview Park.

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Jacob H. Schiff Playground Basketball and Handball Courts Reconstruction

Location: Jacob H. Schiff Playground, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct basketball and handball courts at Jacob H. Schiff Playground.

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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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Newport Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Newport Playground, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the comfort station in Newport Playground.

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Norelli Hargreaves Playground Basketball Courts and Multi-Purpose Play Area Reconstruction

Location: Norelli-Hargreaves Playground, Queens

This project will install new basketball courts and a multi-purpose play area at Norelli-Hargreaves Playground.

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Park of the Americas Synthetic Turf and Playground Reconstruction

Location: Park Of The Americas, Queens

This project will reconstruct the playground, spray shower and synthetic turf field at Park of the Americas.

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Pelham Bay Park Sensory Garden Construction

Location: Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

This project will construct a barrier-free participatory garden that engages all the senses in enjoying the outdoors in Pelham Bay Park.

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Travers Park Tot Lot Reconstruction

Location: Travers Park, Queens

The project will reconstruct the tot lot in Travers Park.

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Van Cortlandt Park Putnam Greenway Construction

Location: Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

This project will construct a portion of the Putnam Greenway in Van Cortlandt Park.

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September 2020

Almeda Playground Reconstruction

Location: Almeda Playground, Queens

This project will reconstruct Almeda Playground.

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Bensonhurst Park Playground Reconstruction

Location: Bensonhurst Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the playground, adjacent path system and sitting areas at the north end of Bensonhurst Park.

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Carl Schurz Park Playground Reconstruction

Location: Carl Schurz Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the children's playground in Carl Schurz Park.

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Coney Island Greenstreets and Green Infrastructure Construction

Location: Brooklyn

This project will construct green infrastructure to capture storm water at Greenstreets at various locations near Coney Island Beach and Boardwalk.

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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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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Fountain of the Fairs Reconstruction

Location: Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct and provide for the adaptive re-use of the Reflecting Pool in Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

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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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Luther Gulick Park Reconstruction

Location: Luther Gulick Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct Luther Gulick Park.

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Manhattan Street Tree Planting FY20 - Community Boards 1,3,5,6,8,11

Location: Manhattan

This project will plant new street trees in Community Boards 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, and 11 in Manhattan.

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Manhattan Street Tree Planting FY20 - Community Boards 2,4,7,9,10,12

Location: Manhattan

This project will plant new street trees in Community Boards 2, 4, 7, 9, 10, and 12 in Manhattan.

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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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Pelham Bay Park Natural Shoreline Reconstruction

Location: Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

This project will remove intrusive infrastructure from the natural rocky shore of Pelham Bay Park, restore coastal habitats, and improve public access to the scenic bay.

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Queens PlaNYC Street Tree Planting FY18 - Community Boards 7,8,11

Location: Queens

This project will plant new trees in Community Boards 7, 8, and 11 in Queens.

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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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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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