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.
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
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:
October 2019 To February 2020
Astoria Park Track and Field Reconstruction
Location: Astoria Park, Queens
This project will reconstruct the track and field in Astoria Park.
Conference House Pavilion Reconstruction
Location: Conference House Park, Staten Island
This project will reconstruct the Conference House Pavilion in Conference House Park.
Highland Park Lower Western Playground Reconstruction
Location: Highland Park, Queens
This project will reconstruct Lower Western Playground in Highland Park.
Jesse Owens Playground Reconstruction
Location: Jesse Owens Playground, Brooklyn
This project will reconstruct the play equipment, spray shower, synthetic turf field, painted track, lighting, fencing, pavement, plantings and furnishings at Jesse Owens Playground.
Marine Park Gerritsen Avenue Pedestrian Path Construction Phase 2
Location: Marine Park, Brooklyn
This project will construct a new asphalt path, benches and accessible entrances adjacent to the Gerritsen Avenue ballfields in Marine Park.
Paerdegat Athletic Center Air Conditioning Reconstruction
Location: Paerdegat Basin Park, Brooklyn
This project will reconstruct the air conditioning equipment at Paerdegat Athletic Center.
Queensbridge Park Field House Construction
Location: Queensbridge Park, Queens
This project will construct a field house in Queensbridge Park.
Seton Park Ballfields Reconstruction
Location: Seton Park, Bronx
This project will reconstruct the ballfields with synthetic turf at Seton Park.
Spuyten Duyvil Playground Spray Shower Reconstruction
Location: Spuyten Duyvil Playground, Bronx
This project will reconstruct the spray shower at Spuyten Duyvil Playground.
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.
Wolfe's Pond Park Landscape Reconstruction
Location: Wolfe's Pond Park, Staten Island
This project will reconstruct the berm and restore the landscape in Wolfe's Pond Park.
Astoria Park Diving Pool Reconstruction as a Plaza
Location: Astoria Park, Queens
This project will reconstruct the diving pool at the Astoria Park Bathhouse for use as an outdoor plaza.
Fort Totten Park Telecommunication Lines Reconstruction
Location: Fort Totten Park, Queens
This project will reconstruct the telecommunication lines at Fort Totten Park.
Harry Chapin Playground Sprinkler Reconstruction
Location: Harry Chapin Playground, Brooklyn
This project will install a new drainage line and hydraulic board activator at Harry Chapin Playground.
Playground Thirty Five XXXV Reconstruction
Location: Playground Thirty Five XXXV, Queens
This project will reconstruct Playground Thirty Five XXXV.
Plimpton Playground Reconstruction
Location: Plimpton Playground, Bronx
This project will reconstruct the play equipment, swings, spray shower, seating, pavements, drainage systems, drinking fountain, fencing and entrance area at Plimpton Playground.
Richmond Terrace Wetlands Streetscape Construction
Location: Richmond Terrace Wetlands, Staten Island
This project will construct a seating area, overlook, paths, barrier rail, lighting and landscaping at the Richmond Terrace Wetlands.
Seward Park Reconstruction
Location: Seward Park, Manhattan
This project will reconstruct the courtyard, gardens, paths, and fencing at Seward Park.
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.
Crotona Park Bathhouse Entrance Reconstruction
Location: Crotona Park, Bronx
This project will reconstruct the entrance towers, mezzanine roof and bridge at the entrance to the Crotona Park Bathhouse.
Cunningham Park Lower Playground Tot Lot Reconstruction
Location: Cunningham Park, Queens
This project will reconstruct the Lower Playground (Redwood Playground) in Cunningham Park.
Elmhurst Park Vietnam Veterans Memorial Construction
Location: Elmhurst Park, Queens
This project will construct a memorial to Vietnam War veterans from Queens in Elmhurst Park.
Friends Field Playground Expansion
Location: Friends Field, Brooklyn
This project will reconstruct portions of the existing playground at Friends Field, including the removal of the existing safety surface, and the expansion of the existing playground area.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tribute Park Reconstruction (Hurricane Sandy)
Location: Tribute Park, Queens
This project will reconstruct Tribute Park due to damage from Hurricane Sandy.
Baruch Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction
Location: Baruch Playground, Manhattan
This project will reconstruct the comfort station at Baruch Playground.
Cedar Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction
Location: Cedar Playground, Bronx
This project will reconstruct the comfort station in Cedar Playground.
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.
Dutch Kills Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction
Location: Dutch Kills Playground, Queens
This project will reconstruct the comfort station at Dutch Kills Playground.
Freshkills North Park Pathway and Comfort Station Construction
Location: Freshkills Park, Staten Island
This project will construct a new multi-use pathway, overlook structures, and comfort station with composting toilets in the northern section of Freshkills Park.
Jackie Robinson Park Reconstruction
Location: Jackie Robinson Park, Manhattan
This project will reconstruct stairways, fencing, sidewalks, and entrances in Jackie Robinson Park.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Bildersee Playground Reconstruction Phase 1
Location: Bildersee Playground, Brooklyn
This project will construct a new synthetic turf field and reconstruct the basketball courts at Bildersee Playground.
Hooper Grove Community Garden Fence Reconstruction
This project will construct new steel fences with concrete curbs and install water service at Hooper Grove Community Garden.