The typically trashed stretch of public sidewalk adjacent to the Bushwick Inlet got some loving care today thanks to the efforts of NYC Community Cleanup. NYC Community Clean Up is a new citywide initiative designed to address neighborhood eyesores using the manpower of low level offenders (those arrested for minor offenses like vandalism, shoplifting and […]
This Wednesday, March 17th there are two reasons to dress up in green. The first reason is obvious – it’s St. Paddy’s Day. The second reason? Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park is meeting with our new City Councilman, Stephen Levin, to advocate for our park.
The Department of City Planning is currently preparing a Comprehensive Plan for the over 500 miles of New York City’s waterfront, defined as New York Harbor and its tributaries, creeks and bays. Vision 2020 will build on the original Comprehensive Waterfront Plan, published in 1992, and the city’s experience over the past 18 years in […]
The Long Island City Community Boathouse, our future partners when we have our own boathouse in Bushwick Inlet Park, is holding its Spring fundraiser this Thursday March 11th, from 5 to 10pm. There will be a raffle, a silent auction, lots to eat and drink and a live surf band, all happening at The Foundry, […]
The brand spanking new field at N 9th Street and Kent Ave, blanketed with snow, awaits the promise of new life born by spring. We won’t see green sprouts of grass growing on this new field as it’s evergreen colored astroturf! But the field will soon be bursting with the youthful energy of 100’s of […]