PRESENTATION OF COMMUNITY PLANNING FRAMEWORK, MONDAY NOVEMBER 24

Posted on Nov 6, 2014

The draft community planning framework from the Bridging Gowanus initiative will be presented at an upcoming community meeting. Following the presentation, there will an opportunity for those in attendance to provide feedback. The framework will be available online in advance of the meeting and—if you can’t make it—comments can be submitted to info@bridginggowanus.org through the end of […]

THIRD COMMUNITY PLANNING MEETING

Posted on Jul 3, 2014
THIRD COMMUNITY PLANNING MEETING

On June 25, 2014, over 150 people filled the Wyckoff Gardens Community Center to participate in the third and final Bridging Gowanus community planning meeting.   WATCH A VIDEO OF THE MEETING MIRAR UN VIDEO DE LA REUNIÓN EN ESPAÑOL   Thank you to the documentary filmmakers from Gowanus Current for allowing us to make […]

THIRD COMMUNITY MEETING, WEDNESDAY JUNE 25

Posted on Jun 20, 2014
THIRD COMMUNITY MEETING, WEDNESDAY JUNE 25

The thrid and final public meeting to develop a neighborhood framework for an infrastructure and land use plan needed for a safe, vibrant and sustainable Gowanus. Your input is needed. Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 6:30 – 9:00 PM RSVP here Wyckoff Gardens Community Center 280 Wyckoff St Brooklyn, NY 11217

ACCOUNTABLE DEVELOPMENT

Posted on Mar 29, 2014
ACCOUNTABLE DEVELOPMENT

In cooperation with Bridging Gowanus, the public planning process to envision the future of the Gowanus neighborhood, Fifth Avenue Committee is facilitating a Community Development Series on Affordable Housing, Environmental Cleanups, and Zoning using participatory tools from the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP) toolkit. Councilman Brad Lander and FAC’s Executive Director, Michelle de la Uz, […]

SECOND COMMUNITY PLANNING MEETING

Posted on Mar 27, 2014
SECOND COMMUNITY PLANNING MEETING

On March 20, 2014, over 100 people filled the Wyckoff Gardens Community Center to participate in the second in a series of Bridging Gowanus community planning meetings.       WATCH A VIDEO OF THE MEETING MIRAR UN VIDEO DE LA REUNIÓN EN ESPAÑOL   POSTERS FROM THE MEETING   MAPS FROM THE MEETING   […]

2nd COMMUNITY MEETING, THURSDAY, MARCH 20th

Posted on Feb 28, 2014
2nd COMMUNITY MEETING, THURSDAY, MARCH 20th

The second in a series of public meetings to develop a neighborhood framework for an infrastructure and land use plan needed for a safe, vibrant and sustainable Gowanus. Your input is needed. Thursday, March 20th, 2014 6:00 – 9:00 PM RSVP here Add to Google Calendar Wyckoff Gardens Community Center 280 Wyckoff St Brooklyn, NY 11217

WORKING GROUPS

Posted on Jan 20, 2014
WORKING GROUPS

The Working Groups are a space where residents, business-owners, artists, and environmentalist can brainstorm and develop innovative ideas that address ongoing challenges within the Gowanus neighborhood and help achieve the preliminary shared goals outlined at the community planning meeting in December. Click below the four different Working Groups, review the challenges they seek to address, […]

FIRST COMMUNITY PLANNING MEETING

Posted on Dec 17, 2013
FIRST COMMUNITY PLANNING MEETING

On December 9, 2013, over 200 people filled the gym at PS 372 to participate in the first of a series of Bridging Gowanus community planning meetings. The local elected officials who represent Gowanus—including Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez, Council Member Brad Lander, Council Member Stephen Levin, State Senator Velmanette Montgomery, and Assemblywoman Joan Millman—welcomed participants and […]

COMMUNITY MEETING, MONDAY, DECEMBER 9th

Posted on Nov 10, 2013
COMMUNITY MEETING, MONDAY, DECEMBER 9th

First in a series of public meetings to develop a neighborhood framework for the infrastructure and land use plan needed for a safe, vibrant and sustainable Gowanus. Your input is needed. Monday, December 9th, 2013 6:30 – 8:30 PM PS 372 The Children’s School 512 Carroll St, Brooklyn, NY 11215