Monthly Archives: October 2011

Join in the Annual Williamsburg Halloween Parade

Calling all neighborhood friends & fiends Come out and join  in the fantastic 16th Annual Williamsburg Halloween Parade! Costumes • floats •  Bring your own musical instruments! This year with a FULL BAGPIPE BAND + DRUMS! Gather at 6:30,  March at 7 McCArren Park at Bedford & N.12th Check out this flickr set from the 2005 parade – Williamsburg Halloween Parade

Gala Honorees

At this year’s gala, we are honoring the following people: Debbie Masters, artist and activist Andrew Bak, Greenpoint business owner and Northside Town Hall supporter Helena Przybylska, Greenpoint Soup Kitchen volunteer Megan Bell, NAG’s wonderful pro bono attorney Join us in celebrating these homegrown heroes!

Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway CB1 planning workshop

Waterfront Greenway Community Workshop Tuesday, October 25th, 7:30-9:30pm Brooklyn Brewery, 79 N. 11th Street, Brooklyn, NY Refreshments will be provided Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway Community Workshops are entering their third and final round. All community stakeholders –from bikers to peds to drivers to business owners and the like– are invited to participate in this workshop for the Williamsburg & Greenpoint community at which NYC DOT will present the route of the multi-use greenway through our neighborhoods. The final plan will incorporate input from the earlier two rounds of community workshops, which took place […]

Where’s Our Park?!?! photos

Where’s Our PARK?? We won’t stop asking until we get our promised park and open space!! Go to the Where’s Our Park page and sign the online petition, join the coalition, and help plan the next event where raise our collective voices and demand answers from the City about the promises it made to this community during the 2005 waterfront rezoning.

Saturday: Where’s Our Park Day

NAG is pleased to join GWAPP, Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park and other local groups as partners in the Where’s Our Park initiative. The Saturday, the City celebrates It’s Our Park day – in North Brooklyn, we are saying ‘Where’s Our Park??’. Please come out on Saturday and join NAG, GWAPP and FBIP to demand our open space. We will be meeting at the Bushwick Inlet Soccer fields (North 10th Street) at noon on Saturday. In 2005, Mayor Bloomberg promised North Brooklyn three new parks along the Williamsburg and Greenpoint […]