RALLY FOR BUSHWICK INLET PARK PLANNING MEETING- MON. FEB. 16th 7:30pm at Dirck the Norseman, 7 N.15th St. (Kent Ave)

Come to an ORGANIZING/STRATEGY meeting to help put the rally and follow-up campaign together. The Bushwick Inlet Park Rally at City Hall is planned for Thursday March 12th (time TBA). We need:  PR, graphics, flyer/poster design, printing, social media, creative ideas for demonstrations and community-wide outreach (buildings, orgs, schools, churches…) Come and find out how you […]

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Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park Upcoming Meeting Makes News!

Link to the article on the Greenpoint Gazette website here or read it below! Friends of Bushwick Inlet Regroups to Push City on 2005 Promises Oct 02, 2014 by Tanay Warerkar Community activists in support of increasing open space along the Williamsburg waterfront are reinvigorating their drive to attain land promised to them in the […]

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Get Dirty & Weed at Bushwick Inlet Park

Community residents are invited to join NYC Parks Gardener Jason Beury for an afternoon of weeding and learning about native plants in Bushwick Inlet Park. Meet your neighbors and help make the park more enjoyable for everyone. We’ll meet at the park’s entrance at N. 9th St. Wear comfortable shoes/boots and pants. Questions? Contact info@gwapp.org. RSVP […]

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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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