Where’s Our Park?

Greenpoint Gazette March 28, 2012 We’ve all seen the white banner strung up on the chain link fence around Bushwick Inlet. But seriously, where is it? On Thursday, March 22nd, local leaders and concerned residents from all five boroughs assembled to testify at the New York City Council budgetary hearing for Parks and Recreation. “Promises […]

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City Council Public Hearing on Parks This Thursday 3/22

Our promised parkland on the North Brooklyn waterfront has never been in more danger. In January, the mayor unveiled his budget plan for coming fiscal year. Unlike last year – when deep cuts were administered across the board – this year’s budget was remarkably robust. In fact, Mayor Bloomberg proposed $700 million in new capital […]

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GOT IDEAS ON HOW TO MAKE GREENPOINT GREENER?

Remember that oil spill? And the settlement we won last year from ExxonMobil for $19.5 MILLION? NOW HELP GREENPOINT DECIDE HOW TO SPEND IT! March 21st at the Warsaw – 261 Driggs Avenue – 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm One GREAT IDEA – buy the land around Bushwick Inlet (currently owned by Motiva). (for further […]

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