CB1 October Public Hearing

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 […]

NAG Happy Hour June 20th- Muchmores Williamsburg

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 […]

Progress Meeting: Paragon Oil/Apollo Street Creek Remediation

NY State Department of Environmental Conservation will hold a meeting to provide updates on the ongoing remediation efforts at the former Paragon Oil Company site and the Apollo Street Creek Parcels site. Both sites are on Newtown Creek and are undergoing remediation as part of the Greenpoint Petroleum Remediation Project. DEC staff will have an availability session from 6:30 p.m. to answer project-related questions and comments. There will be a brief presentation and public Q&A starting at 7:30 p.m. Click here for more information on this project.

Farewell, Michelle

Today is kind of a sad day here at NAG. Last Friday was Michelle Rodecker’s last day at NAG, and for the first time in just about forever, she is not in the office today. Michelle and her husband Jim are founding members of NAG. And for the past 23 years, they have been the mainstays of the organization. Jim and Michelle have volunteered at just about every event, action, protest and meeting that NAG has ever held. They were literally there the day that Neighbors Against Garbage was founded in 1994. […]