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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 2017 To January 2018

 
 

September 2017

Fresh Kills Park Zink House Roof Replacement

Location: Freshkills Park, Staten Island

This project will replace the roof at Fresh Kills Park Zink House.

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Seabury Park Reconstruction

Location: Seabury Park, Bronx

This project will construct a new playground, sport court, fencing, and lighting at Seabury Park.

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Sean's Place Reconstruction

Location: Sean's Place, Queens

This project will install new play equipment, spray showers, fencing and benches.

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Sol Lain Playground Reconstruction

Location: Sol Lain Plgd, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the entire playground including play equipment, spray shower, basketball court, multi-purpose play area, benches, fences, drainage, water supply, security lighting, sports lighting and landscaping.

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Thomas Jefferson Park East Harlem Skate Park Construction

Location: Thomas Jefferson Park, Manhattan

This project will construct a skate park in the northeast corner of the existing playground in Thomas Jefferson Park.

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October 2017

Bronx, Manhattan and Queens Reforestation FY15

Location: Various locations, the Bronx, Manhattan and Queens

This project will remove invasive species and plant new trees in the Bronx, Manhattan and Queens.

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Captain Tilly Park Plaza Reconstruction

Location: Captain Tilly Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the plaza area in Captain Tilly Park.

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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Pool Locker Room Reconstruction

Location: Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the men's locker room in the FMCP pool facility into a family changing room.

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Hansborough Recreation Center Gym Floor and Window Reconstruction

Location: Hansborough Recreation Center, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the gymnasium floor and natatorium windows at the Hansborough Recreation Center.

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Heritage Park Operations Building Demolition (Hurricane Sandy)

Location: Heritage Park, Staten Island

This project will demolish the operations building at the Blissenbach Marina, which was damaged by Hurricane Sandy.

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Prospect Park Dongan Oak Path and Drainage System Reconstruction

Location: Prospect Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the pathways, drainage, and landscaping between the Dongan Oak marker and the Zucker Natural Exploration Area in Prospect Park.

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Queens General Site Work (QG-1313M)

Location: Multiple Parks, Queens

This multisite contract will reconstruct play equipment, pavements, fencing, water supply, drainage, site features, plantings and general site work in Queens.

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Riverside Park West 91st-96th Streets Sidewalk Reconstruction

Location: Riverside Park, Manhattan

This project will install hexagonal asphalt pavers, benches, and granite block pavement to replace existing deteriorated paving and site furnishings, clear drainage systems, repaint the retaining wall, and plant new street trees from West 91st Street to West 96th Street in Riverside Park.

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St. Nicholas Playground North Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: St. Nicholas Playground North, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the comfort station at St. Nicholas North Playground.

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November 2017

Arrochar Playground Reconstruction

Location: Arrochar Playground, Staten Island

This project will reconstruct the playground and multi-use area at Arrochar Playground adjacent to PS 39.

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Bennerson Playground Reconstruction

Location: Samuel N. Bennerson 2nd Playground, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct Samuel N. Bennerson Playground.

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Conference House Park Visitor Center Restroom Accessibility Reconstruction

Location: Conference House Park, Staten Island

This project will reconstruct the Visitor Center at Conference House Park to provide ADA-accessible restrooms.

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Pelham Bay Park Guiderail Installation Phase 2

Location: Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

This project will install additional Cor-Ten steel beam guiderails in Pelham Bay Park.

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Sperandeo Playground Fence Height Extension

Location: Sperandeo Brothers Playground, Brooklyn

This project will install fencing adjacent to the existing baseball backstop, with thirty foot (30’) tall steel posts, with twenty foot (20’) height chain link mesh affixed to the lower portion and ten foot (10’) height nylon netting affixed to the upper portion, in Sperandeo Playground.

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St. John's Recreation Center Comfort Station Construction

Location: St. John's Recreation Center, Brooklyn

This project will construct a comfort station adjacent to the St. John's Recreation Center.

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December 2017

Bronx General Site Work (XG-315M)

Location: Multiple Parks, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the concrete sidewalks and complete other related site work at various locations in the Bronx.

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Bronx and Manhattan Recreation and Nature Center HVAC Repair (CNYG-1810MA)

Location: Multiple Parks, Multiple Boroughs

This multisite contract will reconstruct the HVAC systems for recreation centers and nature centers at parks locations in the Bronx and Manhattan.

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Carmansville Playground Reconstruction

Location: Carmansville Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct Carmansville Playground.

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Ferry Point Park West Comfort Station Construction - Electrical

Location: Ferry Point Park, Bronx

This project will install the electrical work in connection with the construction of a comfort station at Ferry Point Park West.

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Ferry Point Park West Comfort Station Construction - HVAC

Location: Ferry Point Park, Bronx

This project will install the HVAC work in connection with the construction of a comfort station at Ferry Point Park West.

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Ferry Point Park West Comfort Station Construction - Plumbing

Location: Ferry Point Park, Bronx

This project will install the plumbing work in connection with the construction of a comfort station at Ferry Point Park West.

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Hunts Point, Playground 52, Carmansville, MLK, and Sol Lain Playgrounds Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Multiple Parks, Multiple Boroughs

This project will reconstruct comfort stations in various locations in the Bronx and Manhattan.

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Lyons Square Playground Reconstruction

Location: Lyons Square Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct Lyons Square Playground.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Playground Reconstruction

Location: Martin Luther King Jr. Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct Martin Luther King Jr. with new play equipment, a spray shower, synthetic turf area, basketball courts, lighting, fencing, pavements, plantings and site furnishings.

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Ranaqua Park Reconstruction

Location: Ranaqua Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the playground and synthetic turf field at Ranaqua Park.

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St. John's Recreation Center HVAC Reconstruction

Location: St. John's Recreation Center, Brooklyn

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

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January 2018

Mahoney Playground Rain Garden Reconstruction

Location: Mahoney Playground, Staten Island

This project will reconstruct the rain garden in Mahoney Playground.

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