Organizations

596 Acres

Brooklyn Botanic Garden – GreenBridge

Brooklyn Botanic Garden – NYC Compost Project hosted

Brooklyn Grange

City Parks Foundation

Community Board 1 Brooklyn – Education and Youth Committee

Community Environmental Center

Cooper Park Neighborhood Association

Eagle Street Farm

East New York Farms!

GrowNYC

GWAPP

Los Sures® Southside United H.D.F.C.

Lower East Side Ecology Center

Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance

Million Trees NYC

Neighbors Allied for Good Growth

New York City Department of Environmental Protection

New York City Department of Transportation

New York Power Authority

New York State Energy Research and Development Authority

Newtown Creek Alliance

North Brooklyn Compost Project

North Brooklyn Farm

NYC Department of Design and Construction

OKO FARMS

PlaNYC

Riverkeeper

Solar One

The Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority

The Research Foundation of the City University of New York

The Riders Alliance

Transportation Alternatives

Trees New York

Events

Brooklyn SWAB Monthly Meeting

Brooklyn SWAB Monthly Meeting

Monday, November 6th at 6:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until Sunday, September 30th, 2018

Brooklyn SWAB Monthly Meeting

Brooklyn SWAB Monthly Meeting

Monday, December 4th at 6:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until Sunday, September 30th, 2018

Brooklyn SWAB Monthly Meeting

Brooklyn SWAB Monthly Meeting

Monday, January 1st, 2018 at 6:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until Sunday, September 30th, 2018

Stories

Bike Rave 2017: The Meaning Behind Biking in Brooklyn

Bike Rave 2017: The Meaning Behind Biking in Brooklyn

Source: Brooklyn Eagle.  You have probably read about the Brooklyn Bike Rave and wondered what was the meaning behind it. About one month ago on July 22, 2017, hundreds of cyclists rode along 7 miles of the Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway. Starting in Greenpoint, the group rode through Williamsburg, traveled inside the Brooklyn Navy Yard, rode…

Stink Spirits: Clean-Up Day with Curb Your Litter Greenpoint

Stink Spirits: Clean-Up Day with Curb Your Litter Greenpoint

By Jamie Hook. I spent last Saturday cleaning the border of Greenpoint’s own Newtown Creek. And while the company may have suitable for a low-key party, the atmosphere was decidedly the wrong kind of fetid. This trashy adventure was organized by the non-profit, Curb your Litter Greenpoint. Curb Your Litter is a new-ish organization, whose methods… Read More

Digester Eggs at Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant

Digester Eggs at Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant

By Susan Anderson, Town Square and Go Green Hub. The New York City Department of Environmental Protection hosts free tours of the Digester Eggs (fondly known by locals as “Sh** for Tits” or “Poop Onions”) at the Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Tours for the general public take place three times a… Read More

Everything Bloomed at the Greenpointers Earth Lovers Spring Market!

Everything Bloomed at the Greenpointers Earth Lovers Spring Market!

Originally published by our friends over at Greenpointers.com, written by Stephanie Valente   The sky was shining and the sun glowed on Sunday, April 9th and we were psyched to meet over 2,000 people! You shopped, you danced, you ate sweet treats, you sipped mezcal Palomas, you relaxed with rooftop yoga, you posed for sweet photos,… Read More

Our Earth’s Water: Stop Littering!

Our Earth’s Water: Stop Littering!

By Fran Agnone, PS 110 Sustainability Coach Where does our drinking water come from? Where does it go when it swirls down the drain or into our street sewers? These were the foundational questions a group of 4th and 5th graders explored in PS 110’s Eco-Schools Green STEM Afterschool Program at PS 110, The Monitor… Read More