Brick Sidewalk Repair

Brick Sidewalks in Manhattan
A defining characteristic of Manhattan’s historic neighborhoods are its brick sidewalks. The Historic Resources Board recognizes Manhattan’s brick sidewalks as a significant cultural resource within the community and continues to explore ways to encourage their preservation and restoration.

Restoration Methods
For homeowners interested in restoring a brick sidewalk, you may download instructions for two alternative methods of brick sidewalk repair developed by the Manhattan city engineer. The first method includes a concrete base while a less expensive alternative utilizes a sand base only.

Download Brick Installation Instructions