• Coastal Flood STATEMENT in effect for:

  • Bronx, NY

Public weighs in Orchard Beach Pavilion overhaul

Posted: Updated:
ORCHARD BEACH -

The Orchard Beach Pavilion will get a major overhaul through a multimillion-dollar projects aimed at refurbishing the deteriorating park.

The city heard from Bronx residents at a meeting Tuesday night as they plan on sprucing up the pavilion.

The project hopes to create a year-round destination for Bronx residents and New Yorkers alike.

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. worked with the city and state to secure funds for the project. The NYC Development Corporation wants to modernize the pavilion with shops, restaurants and concert areas. 

Construction on the pavilion is set to begin by mid-2020.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."