Services | Sidney B. Bowne & Son

Parks and Recreation Engineering

Bowne has provided engineering and architectural services for parks throughout Long Island.  In addition, Bowne has been providing on-call civil engineering and site development services for several years to the New York State Office of Parks and Historic Preservation.  Under this contract, SBB is responsible for survey, design, and construction phase services including improvements to highways, drainage, sanitary, traffic, water, and lighting facilities.


Representative Bowne engineering projects for parks and recreational facilities include:

  • Master planning for athletic fields, playgrounds, bike/jogging trails, amphitheatre
  • Planning, survey, design, construction inspection for rehabilitation and expansion of ballfields
  • Improvements to jogging and exercise trails, parking area, picnic pavilion
  • Design for site development: grading, drainage, parking, lighting, landscaping nature trails
  • Design plans for irrigation system
  • Design, conceptual plans, and cost estimate for park rehabilitation
  • Design for site development:  decorative walkways, lighting, benches, irrigation system
  • Rehabilitation of field lighting
  • Design/construction oversight for restrooms, parking lots, walkways, athletic courts
  • Rehabilitation/revitalization of recreational center
  • Rehabilitation/expansion of parking lots, access roads, walkways, and bike paths
  • Design for new construction and rehabilitation of pool facilities
  • Planning, survey and design for park expansion including ballfields, irrigation, site lighting, parking lot