Alerts & Advisories


March 2020
Information on Novel Coronavirus: New York's healthcare system is the best in the world, and our agencies are prioritizing testing, containment tracking and quarantine protocols to keep New Yorkers safe during this period.  For more information click here

February 2020
Please be advised starting February 5, 2020, the lawn at 14th Street Park will be closed for the rest of the winter season.  Please check back for updates in the future.


On Dec.18 the lawn at Pier 63 will be closed for the season.  The lawn will re-open in the spring. 

The Pier 40 courtyard fields will be closed for reconstruction as of Mon. Dec. 15, 2019. The fields will reopen in Spring 2020.  

Please be advised that construction continues at the St. Johns Terminal Building and  West Houston St between Washington St and West St will continue to be closed to vehicular traffic overnight (9pm to 5am) until further notice.

The pedestrian sidewalk on the north side of Houston Street and south side of Clarkson street are currently closed due to the construction.

Pier 40 - Picnic House is closed until further notice

NYS and NYC have worked together to install temporary barricades along the entire bikeway.  Cyclists are cautioned to slow down at intersections, to stay in lanes and to watch for pedestrians crossing.  Pedestrians are asked to use the separate esplanade wherever possible.


Use caution while walking and biking between Gansevoort and West 17th Street

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Off-Season Restroom Hours  (Nov - Mar)

Restroom Open Close
N. Moore Park Building 7:30 AM 8:00 PM
Pier 40 Courtyard Closed Closed
Pier 40 2nd Floor Closed Closed
South Comfort Station 7:30 AM 8:00 PM
North Comfort Station Closed Closed
West 44th Street Park Building 9:00 AM 8:00 PM