Please join us on Thursday, October 11th, at 7:00 p.m. at BIBA Williamsburg for our 2018 NAG Gala! We are celebrating our history, activism and advocacy, and the future of our work in Greenpoint and Williamsburg. More details soon. Sponsorship opportunities available. Ticket sales begin Tuesday, August 21, 2018.
Our children and community deserve a safer and smarter school site. Sign our petition opposing the siting of a new school next to one of the most contaminated sites in all of Brooklyn and NYC. — Development at the former NuHart plastics manufacturing site raises many concerns. NAG, and other community groups, have written a letter to the site’s developer All Year Management outlining those concerns. Read it here.
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 […]
Want to teach your child about soil safety? Check-out NAG’s Lead Education Toolkit here!