Nosy Neighbor: How Long Will the Bogardus Plaza Construction Take?

How long will the Bogardus Plaza construction take? —N.

The work to combine Bogardus Garden and what was once a block of Hudson Street is expected to take 12 months, so if all goes to plan, it’ll be done in October of 2018. Marsha Guido, the New York City Department of Design and Construction’s community liaison for the project, is sending out weekly email updates about the construction and its impacts. (Email her at bogardusplazaccl@gmail.com to be added to the list.)

If you haven’t paid much attention to this project, which has been on the drawing board for a while now, I’ve posted a diagram and some renderings. Inspiring, isn’t it? Donate to the Friends of Bogardus Plaza here. And next time you’re walking by, throw a smile to the poor worker assigned to stand on the Chambers Street side and hold a stop sign.

Got a question? Email tribecacitizen@gmail.com.

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