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:
July 2020 To November 2020

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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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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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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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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Van Cortlandt Park Playground Construction

Location: Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

This project will construct a playground in Van Cortlandt Park.

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August 2020

Audubon Playground Reconstruction

Location: Audubon Playground, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct Audubon Playground.

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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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Chappetto Square Reconstruction

Location: Chappetto Square, Queens

This project will reconstruct Chappetto Square.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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September 2020

Almeda Playground Reconstruction

Location: Almeda Playground, Queens

This project will reconstruct Almeda Playground.

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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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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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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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Highland Park Lower Western Playground Reconstruction

Location: Highland Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct Lower Western Playground in Highland Park.

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Levy Playground, McDonald Park and DeMatti Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Multiple Parks, Staten Island

This project will reconstruct three comfort stations at various locations in Staten Island.

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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 Park Reconstruction

Location: Luther Gulick Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct Luther Gulick Park.

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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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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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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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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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October 2020

Bill 'Bojangles' Robinson Playground Reconstruction

Location: Bill Bojangles Robinson Playground, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct Bill 'Bojangles' Robinson Playground.

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Brooklyn Street Tree Planting FY20 - Community Boards 15,18

Location: Brooklyn

This project will plant new street trees in Community Boards 15 and 18 in Brooklyn.

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Brooklyn Street Tree Planting FY20 - Community Boards 5,8,16

Location: Brooklyn

This project will plant new street trees in Community Boards 5, 8, and 16 in Brooklyn.

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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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Citywide Energy Efficient Ballfield Lighting Retrofits (CNYG-2915M)

Location: Multiple Parks, Multiple Boroughs

This project will construct energy efficient ballfield lighting retrofits.

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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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Corlears Hook Park Dog Run Reconstruction

Location: Corlears Hook Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the dog run at Corlears Hook Park, adding stable ground surface, water features and dog waste containers, and replacing fencing.

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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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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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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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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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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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Kossuth Playground Reconstruction

Location: Mosholu Parkway, Bronx

This project will reconstruct Kossuth Playground in Mosholu Parkway to include new play equipment, spray shower features, basketball courts, fencing, pavement, benches, lighting and plantings.

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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 and Fort Washington Park Pathway Reconstruction (Hurricane Sandy)

Location: Multiple Parks, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct paths, pavements, and general site work in Riverside Park South, Riverside Park and Fort Washington Park in Manhattan, which were damaged by Hurricane Sandy.

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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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Travers Park Tot Lot Reconstruction

Location: Travers Park, Queens

The project will reconstruct the tot lot in Travers Park.

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November 2020

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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Citywide DCAS Accelerated Conservation & Efficiency Program (CNYG-2415MA1)

Location: Multiple Parks, Multiple Boroughs

This project will upgrade lighting fixtures to improve energy efficiency at various locations citywide.

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DeLury Square Reconstruction

Location: DeLury Square, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct DeLury Square.

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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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Underbridge Dog Run and Forest Park Overlook Dog Run Fencing Reconstruction

Location: Multiple Parks, Queens

This project will reconstruct the fencing at Underbridge Dog Run and Forest Park Overlook Dog Run.

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