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:
November 2018 To March 2019

November 2018

Aqueduct Walk 182nd Street Comfort Station Construction

Location: Aqueduct Walk, Bronx

This project will construct a comfort station in Aqueduct Walk.

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Asser Levy Park Playground & Path Reconstruction

Location: Asser Levy Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the playground and adjacent paths in Asser Levy Park.

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Bronx River Park 233rd Street Bikeway Reconstruction

Location: Bronx River Parkway, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the paths, landscape and staircase at East 233rd Street in Bronx River Park.

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Clove Lake Park Parking Lot Reconstruction

Location: Clove Lakes Park, Staten Island

This project will reconstruct concrete curbs in the parking lot, add accessible ramp, and repair drainage problems in the parking lot and at the comfort station.

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Frank Principe Park Ballfields Reconstruction

Location: Frank Principe Park, Queens

This project will construct a synthetic turf soccer field and reconstruct two ballfields with synthetic turf in Frank Principe Park.

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Queens General Site Work (QG-1216M)

Location: Multiple Parks, Queens

This project will reconstruct a stairway at Cunningham Park, the passive area of Brinkerhoff Mall, and fencing around the dog run in Forest Park.

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Sperandeo Playground Sport Courts Reconstruction

Location: Sperandeo Brothers Playground, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the basketball and handball courts at Sperandeo Playground.

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December 2018

Agnes Haywood Playground Reconstruction

Location: Agnes Haywood Playground, Bronx

This project will reconstruct Agnes Haywood Playground.

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Bayside Marina Electrical Reconstruction (Hurricane Sandy)

Location: Cross Island Parkway, Queens

This contract will replace electrical equipment, conduits and cable damaged by Hurricane Sandy at Bayside Marina.

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Bill Brown Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Bill Brown Playground, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the comfort station in Bill Brown Playground.

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Bronx, Manhattan and Queens Sandy-Related and Risk Management Tree Removal

Location: Various locations, the Bronx, Manhattan and Queens.

This project will remove Hurricane Sandy-damaged trees in the Bronx, Manhattan and Queens.

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Devoe Park Perimeter Steel Gates Installation

Location: Devoe Park, Bronx

This project will install steel gates for the perimeter fence at Devoe Park.

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Ehrenreich-Austin Playground Comfort Station Electrical System Reconstruction

Location: Ehrenreich-Austin Playground, Queens

This project will reconstruct the comfort station electrical system at Ehrenreich-Austin Playground.

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Ehrenreich-Austin Playground Comfort Station Plumbing System Reconstruction

Location: Ehrenreich-Austin Playground, Queens

This project will reconstruct the comfort station plumbing system at Ehrenreich-Austin Playground.

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Hunts Point Playground Reconstruction

Location: Hunts Point Playground, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the play equipment, safety surfacing, spray shower, fencing, benches and landscaping in Hunts Point Playground.

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Idlewild Park Forest Restoration and Tree Planting

Location: Idlewild Park, Queens

This project will prepare planting sites for invasive species removals including the planting of new and replacement trees at Idlewild Park.

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Jesse Owens, Stockton and Stroud Playgrounds Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Multiple Parks, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the comfort stations Jesse Owens Playground, Stockton Playground, and Stroud Playground.

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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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Silent Spring Playground Reconstruction

Location: Kissena Corridor Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct Silent Spring Playground in Kissena Corridor Park.

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Sorrentino Recreation Center Boiler Reconstruction and HVAC Construction

Location: Sorrentino Recreation Center, Queens

This project will reconstruct boilers and provide a new heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system for the gymnasium at Sorrentino Recreation Center.

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St. Mary's Playground Multi-Purpose Area Reconstruction

Location: St. Mary's Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the existing multipurpose play area at St. Mary's Playground to include a skate park, basketball courts, multi-use synthetic turf field, adult fitness equipment and color seal coat walking track.

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St. Mary's Recreation Center Pool and Gymnasium HVAC Reconstruction

Location: St. Mary's Park, Bronx

This project will provide a heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and dehumidification system to serve the swimming pool and gymnasium at St. Mary's Recreation Center, as well as ventilation upgrades throughout the building.

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Sunset Park Pavement, Fencing, and Bench Reconstruction

Location: Sunset Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct paths, benches and fencing at Sunset Park.

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Sunset Park Playground Play Equipment and Safety Surfacing Reconstruction

Location: Sunset Park, Brooklyn

This project will install a Mobius Climber play equipment unit and reconstruct the surrounding safety surface in Sunset Park Playground.

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Sutton Place Park Reconstruction

Location: Sutton Place Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct a portion of Sutton Place Park.

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Thomas J. Cuite Park Water Service Installation

Location: Thomas J. Cuite Park, Brooklyn

This project will install new water service to Thomas J. Cuite Park.

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West 102nd Street Riverside Park Field House Water Service Installation

Location: Riverside Park, Manhattan

This project will install a new water service line to the West 102nd Field House in Riverside Park

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January 2019

Bronx and Queens Reforestation FY16 (CNYG-116 PLANYC)

Location: Various locations in The Bronx and Queens

This project will remove invasive species including trees over 1" up to and including 30" in diameter, shrubs, herbaceous plants and vines; excavate and clear sites (including removal of stumps and trees up to and including 6" in diameter); prepare tree pits; furnish, plant, maintain and replace various types of trees in prepared planting tree pits; and install of native seed mixes in and around areas with existing native species to be preserved; and install osprey nests.

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Citywide Retaining Walls and Seawalls Reconstruction (CNYG-514M)

Location: Multiple Parks, Multiple Boroughs

This project will reconstruct and stabilize retaining walls and seawalls in parks citywide.

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DeSalvio Playground Reconstruction

Location: DeSalvio Playground, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct DeSalvio Playground.

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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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Randall's Island Emergency Utility Transformer Systems Reconstruction

Location: Randall's Island Park, Manhattan

This emergency project will reconstruct the utility transformer systems at Randall's Island.

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Samuel Goldberg Triangle Reconstruction

Location: Samuel Goldberg Triangle, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct Samuel Goldberg Triangle with new seating, planting beds, and sidewalk pavement.

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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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Stroud Playground Reconstruction

Location: Stroud Playground, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the playground, multi-use area, landscaping, play equipment, safety surface, spray shower, seating areas, basketball court and handball court at Stroud Playground.

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February 2019

Bowne Playground Reconstruction

Location: Bowne Playground, Queens

This project will reconstruct the playground, asphalt field, seating area and swings at Bowne Playground.

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Crotona Park Ballfield 1 Lighting Installation

Location: Crotona Park, Bronx

This project will construct lighting at Ballfield #1.

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Dekovats Playground Safety Surfacing Reconstruction

Location: Asphalt Green, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the safety surfacing at Dekovats Playground.

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Luther Gulick, Lyons Square, Saw Mill, Melrose Commons and Ten Eyck Playgrounds Comfort Station Construction

Location: Multiple Parks, Multiple Boroughs

This project will construct comfort stations at various locations in Brooklyn, the Bronx, and Manhattan.

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Mt. Hope Garden Play Area Reconstruction

Location: Mount Hope Garden, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the retaining walls and play areas at Mt. Hope Garden.

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Silver Lake Park Path Reconstruction

Location: Silver Lake Park, Staten Island

This project will reconstruct the paths at Silver Lake Park.

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Van Nest Flag Pole and Plaza Construction

Location: Van Nest Park, Bronx

This project will construct a flagpole and reconstruct a portion of the plaza in Van Nest Park.

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Walton Park Reconstruction

Location: Walton Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the playground at Walton Park.

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Williamsbridge Oval Skate Park Construction

Location: Williamsbridge Oval, Bronx

This project will construct a new skate park at Williamsbridge Oval.

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March 2019

Citywide Comfort Station and Facility Plumbing & HVAC Reconstruction (CNYG-1014M)

Location: Multiple Parks, Multiple Boroughs

This project will reconstruct plumbing and HVAC systems at comfort stations and facilities at various parks and recreation locations citywide.

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Citywide Electrical Systems Reconstruction (CNYG-914M)

Location: Multiple Parks, Multiple Boroughs

This project will reconstruct electrical systems at comfort stations and other park facilities citywide.

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Flushing Meadows Corona Park Meadow Lake Promenade Reconstruction

Location: Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct the roadway and paths along the Meadow Lake Promenade.

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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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Highland Park Basketball Courts Reconstruction

Location: Highland Park, Queens

This project will reconstruct four basketball courts in Highland Park.

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Jane Street Garden Fence Construction and Jackson Square Park Reconstruction

Location: Jackson Square, Manhattan

This project will construct a new fence at Jane Street Garden and reconstruct Jackson Square Park.

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Lincoln Terrace Park Playground Reconstruction

Location: Lincoln Terrace / Arthur S. Somers Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct play equipment for 2-5 and 5-12 years old, swings, spray shower, a seating area for general public, benches, lighting, fencing, drainage, water supply systems and plantings in Lincoln Terrace Park.

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Morningside Park 123rd Street Playground Reconstruction Phase II

Location: Morningside Park, Manhattan

This project will include play equipment, seating, planting, lighting, pavements and fencing, and drainage and water supply systems.

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Ogden Plimpton Playground Reconstruction

Location: Ogden Plimpton Playground, Bronx

This project will reconstruct Ogden Plimpton Playground.

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Parade Ground Ballfield 7 Reconstruction and Adult Fitness Construction

Location: Parade Ground, Brooklyn

This project will construct seven new adult fitness equipment stations, a misting station, trees and benches, and reconstruct the synthetic turf field at Ballfield 7 at the Parade Ground.

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Pelham Bay Park Service Building New Gas Service Line and Heating System Reconstruction

Location: Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

This project will install 1000 linear feet of new gas service line, address the existing heating oil storage tank, and reconstruct the building's heating system for more efficient and effective service.

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Sorrentino Recreation Center Reconstruction

Location: Sorrentino Recreation Center, Queens

This project will reconstruct portions of the Sorrentino Recreation Center.

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Sunset Park Adult Fitness Area Construction

Location: Sunset Park, Brooklyn

This project will construct a fitness area within Sunset Park.

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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 in the Von King Cultural Arts Center in Herbert Von King Park.

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