Sunnyside Yard is an approximately 180-acre open rail yard network located in western Queens. The City and Amtrak are undertaking a master planning process beginning summer 2018 to guide a future overbuild development project.
As the City of New York and Amtrak embark on a master planning process to explore the future of Sunnyside Yard in Western Queens, the On the Sunnyside Yard blog series takes a deep dive into what master planning is.
Over the next 18 months, the City and Amtrak are engaging in a master planning process to explore the future of Sunnyside Yard in western Queens. This is the first installment in a blog series about the yard, its history, and the master planning process itself.