For the past 24 years, Neighbors Allied for Good Growth has been one of North Brooklyn’s leading advocates for environmental and social justice. As we embark on a new partnership with the Greenpoint Waterfront Association for Parks and Planning, we are looking for someone who can lead us into the next quarter century of activism in Williamsburg and Greenpoint. Please read on for a full description of our Executive Director position, and please pass it on!
Please join us at Biba Williamsburg to celebrate the seventh annual NAG Gala. This year, in addition to our normal advocacy on behalf of the community for environmental, open space and public planning, NAG has partnered with the Greenpoint Waterfront Association for Parks and Planning (GWAPP) to develop a strategic plan for the creation of a new, larger community civic association. As we look forward to a 2018 launch of this new group, the NAG Gala is a chance to celebrate our accomplishments and our new partnership. We hope to […]
Last night, Councilmember Stephen Levin and Mayor Bill de Blasio held a town hall for Council District 33. NAG and North Brooklyn were out in force. A lot of important announcements were made, especially in the realm of parks and open space. Here is a quick recap. The McCarren Park ball fields will get a $6 million rehab (this is in addition to the rehab of the soccer field and track, already slated for next spring). At Bushwick Inlet Park, $9 million has been committed to environmental remediation of the Motiva […]
From CB1: Please be advised that a Combined Public Hearing and Board Meeting on the listed agenda items will be held as follows: When: TUESDAY··· OCTOBER 17, 2017 *** 6:00 PM *** Where: 211 Ainslie Street Brooklyn, NY 11211 (Corner of Manhattan Avenue) NOTE TO ALL SPEAKERS: All those who wish to speak during Public Session must sign and submit their speakers form on or before 6:15 PM. PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA 1. DCA- UNENCLOSED SIDEWALK CAFE APPLICATION: Unenclosed Sidewalk Cafe -Starlite Walker LLCJ dba Ramona1 113 Franklin Street, Brooklyn, NY […]
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