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!
Hi NAG Fam! Do you want to get involved with a North Brooklyn neighborhood group? Do you care about environmental issues? Join us for a drink! The presentations are purposefully short so that you’ll have plenty of time to grab a drink and talk directly with the experts and your neighbors. Muchmores bar & venue 2 Havemeyer St (at N9th) in Williamsburg Tuesday, June 20th 6:30-8:30pm (presentations 7:00-7:30pm) RSVP ON FACEBOOK NAG’s environmental happy hour is the third Tuesday of every even month and is hosted by NAG’s former environmental […]