Aerial image of Shore Boulevard in Astoria Park in Queens. Three cyclists ride along the greenway abutting the East River.

Project Updates

Tuesday, January 16, 2024 - 09:43
Last month, the NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), NYC Department of Transportation (DOT) and the NYC Department of Design and Construction (DDC) completed the second and final phase of their $129 million Pelham Parkway reconstruction project.  
Friday, December 29, 2023 - 15:14
At the American Planning Association–New York Metropolitan Chapter’s Annual Meeting, the Harlem River Greenway Planning Team was awarded the Mitchell Silver Award for Meritorious Service to Empower Historically Underserved Communities.
Thursday, October 12, 2023 - 14:19
In an announcement at Prospect Park, New York City Mayor Eric Adams, New York City Department of Transportation (NYC DOT) Commissioner Ydanis Rodriguez, New York City Department of Parks and Recreation (NYC Parks) Commissioner Sue Donoghue, and New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCE
Wednesday, August 30, 2023 - 14:24
On August 24, 2023, the NYC Department of Transportation (NYC DOT) and NYC Department of Design and Construction (DDC) announced an upgrade to a key bike lane link near Canarsie Pier in Brooklyn which connects Canarsie to the Gateway National Recreation Area, Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways.
Thursday, April 27, 2023 - 17:21
Using a map of the planning area, you can now share your knowledge of existing conditions and key destinations within the Harlem River Greenway (Bronx) planning area, as well as where you would like to see future pedestrian and cycling improvements.
Wednesday, March 15, 2023 - 11:00
Harlem River Greenway (Bronx) Public Workshops were held online Tuesday, April 18th, 6-8PM, Wednesday, April 19th, 6-8PM and Wednesday, April 26th, 6-8PM.
Friday, March 10, 2023 - 11:53
Stay tuned for upcoming announcements for workshops and community meetings on NYC greenways.
Thursday, December 8, 2022 - 11:17
NYC Department of Transportation, Department of Parks and Recreation, and the NYC Economic Development Corporation invited community stakeholders to a full briefing on the “State of the Greenways.”
Saturday, November 19, 2022 - 10:59
First identified in the Jamaica Bay Greenway community planning process, BYC DOT implemented a two-way protected bike path on Emmons Avenue, providing a direct connection to Lew Fidler Park and Plumb Beach.
Monday, August 22, 2022 - 11:05
The historic $7.25 million federal grant will fund planning efforts for greenway expansion in communities that lack access to affordable transportation.