important community meeting

Domino Community Meeting

Tonight: Two Trees, the developer of the Domino project, is hosting a community information session to update neighbors on the construction schedule and answer questions about the development. The Two Trees Domino rezoning was approved this Spring by the city, and Two Trees is moving forward with the project. As you’ve surely seen, demolition is proceeding at a fast pace, and Two Trees plans to break ground on the first phase of the massive redevelopment project within the next few months (Phase 1 is scheduled to be the upland site […]

Important Workshop for Applicants of Newtown Creek Fund

The Hudson River Foundation is administering $1 million dollars from the Newtown Creek Environmental Benefit Project (EBP).  What’s that you ask? Back in 2008, after decades of work by a highly mobilized and vocal Greenpoint-Williamsburg activist community,  New York State and New York City reached a landmark agreement to upgrade the Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant to ensure compliance with environmental laws. The agreement also provides $10 million for community environmental benefit projects — the largest such allocation in state history. This is part of that $10 million… There has […]