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:
October 2018 To February 2019

October 2018

Arrochar Playground and Grandview Playground Comfort Station Reconstruction

Location: Multiple Parks, Staten Island

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

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Brooklyn and Queens Recreation and Nature Centers HVAC Systems Reconstruction (CNYG-1910MA1)

Location: Multiple Parks, Multiple Boroughs

This project will reconstruct HVAC systems at Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center and Brownsville Recreation Center.

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Manhattan Street Tree Planting FY17

Location: Manhattan

This project will plant new trees in community boards 1-12 in Manhattan.

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Nelson Avenue Waterfront Park Reconstruction (Hurricane Sandy)

Location: Seaside Wildlife Nature Park, Staten Island

This project will repair the Hurricane Sandy-damaged playground and landscape at Nelson Avenue Waterfront Park.

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St. John's Recreation Center Comfort Station Construction

Location: St. John's Park, Brooklyn

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

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St. John's Recreation Center HVAC 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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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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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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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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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.

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Marine Park Veterans Memorial Reconstruction

Location: Marine Park, Brooklyn

This project will reconstruct the veterans' memorial in Marine Park with new seating, a planting bed around the memorial, and asphalt paving.

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Roy Wilkins Turf, Track and Field Reconstruction

Location: Roy Wilkins Recreation Center, Queens

This project will reconstruct a running track and synthetic turf field and related site work.

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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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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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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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Marcus Garvey Park Fire Watchtower Restoration

Location: Marcus Garvey Park, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct the fire watchtower and surrounding plaza in Marcus Garvey Park.

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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.

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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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Conference House Pavilion Reconstruction

Location: Conference House Park, Staten Island

This project will reconstruct the Conference House Pavilion in Conference House Park.

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DeSalvio Playground Reconstruction

Location: DeSalvio Playground, Manhattan

This project will reconstruct DeSalvio Playground.

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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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Green Central Knoll Comfort Station Construction

Location: Green Central Knoll, Brooklyn

This project will construct a new comfort station and an accessible ramp in Green Central Knoll.

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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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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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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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February 2019

Crotona Park Ballfield 1 Lighting Installation

Location: Crotona Park, Bronx

This project will construct lighting at Ballfield #1.

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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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Walton Park Reconstruction

Location: Walton Park, Bronx

This project will reconstruct the playground at Walton Park.

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