The Statue of Liberty is slated to reopen by July 4, but no date has been set for Ellis Island.
Federal officials expect to have a new security plan for Liberty and Ellis islands in about 10 days.
More than 10,000 acres of city and federal park land near Jamaica Bay will be jointly managed.
The 24-hour webcams in the Statue of Liberty's torch will go live Oct. 28, 2011.
Police are worried about allowing people to board the Statue of Liberty ferry without going through metal detectors.
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