Project Area 2 (PA2) encompasses work between East 15th St. and East 25th St. including Asser Levy Playground, Stuyvesant Cove Park, Murphy Brothers Playground, as well as local streets around the Con Edison facility. View upcoming East Side Coastal Resiliency (ESCR)-related travel advisories, construction bulletins and notices for the most up-to-date information on closures, detours, and restrictions for Project Area 2 (PA2). Please note, due to unforeseen conditions (weather, field conditions, etc.) it may become necessary to change some scheduled work locations and operations.
PA2 Construction Bulletin - Week of November 28, 2022
Anticipated work schedule for 11/28/2022 to 12/09/2022
East River Greenway Closure: E. 18th Street to E. 20th Street
Starting the week of October 31, 2022
To facilitate construction of the floodwall and floodgate, the Greenway between E. 18th Street to E. 20th Street will be closed for construction activities. The Greenway north of E. 20th Street will be reopened the week of October 31, 2022. Access to the Ferry will remain open. Please follow the bicycle detour and all on-site signage while closures are in effect to ensure safety.
Murphy Brothers Playground Closure
Starting the week of September 26, 2022
To facilitate construction of the floodwall and floodgate, the Murphy Brothers Playground, at the intersection of Ave. C and the southbound FDR Ramp will be closed through late spring of 2024.
Traffic Pattern & Pedestrian Crosswalk shifts North: East 23rd Street at East Service Road and under the FDR Drive
Starting the week of July 25, 2022, ongoing until further notice.
Vehicles and pedestrians to follow all posted signs and instructions from Traffic Enforcement Agents and Flaggers while detour is in effect.
Stuyvesant Cove Park Closure E. 20th Street south to E. 18th Street
Starting Tuesday, July 5, 2022, to facilitate continued construction of the floodwall and floodgates. Access to the Greenway from E. 18th Street to E. 20th Street will remain open until further notice. Current access to the Ferry will not be impacted.
Sidewalk Closure at West Service Road between E 23rd Street and E 25th Street
Starting the week of September 6, 2021, and ongoing until further notice: Construction activities necessitate the closure of the sidewalk at the West Service Road. Closure will be in effect 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.
East River Greenway Detour: Between E 20th & E 23rd Street: Update
Starting the Week of February 15, 2021: Flood wall construction operations adjacent to the Solar One facility will necessitate the following Bikeway detour, 24 hours/day, 7 days/week. Pedestrians to use local crosswalks and sidewalks.