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Rooftop Bird Sanctuary on Broadway Stages Rooftop

This week DNA info wrote an article about the exciting new roof top garden at Broadway stages. Alive Structures built the garden and New York City Audubon Society will monitor the bird activity.  All this thanks to grants from the Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund (GCEF)

Read all about it on the DNA info website: https://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20160826/greenpoint/wildflower-roof-bring-birds-butterflies-industrial-greenpoint#

Photo credit: DNAinfo/Gwynne Hogan

Karate Kid is ON! Thursday, Aug. 25

Rain or shine we are showing the movie, eating popcorn, and practicing Karate with the Greenpoint YMCA. It all starts at 7PM.

See you tonight!

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Saturday Sweeps Update!

Thank you to everyone who came out on Saturday, July 9th to tidy up our park. We were fortunate to enjoy beautiful summer weather while we honed our skills using the grabber! Thank you OSA for donating coffee and refreshments for our crew!

Next Clean Sweep: Saturday, August 13th at 10 AM

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Funding for the Greenpoint Parks Stewardship Program is provided by the Office of the New York State Attorney General and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation through the Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund, and by Open Space Alliance for North Brooklyn.

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PS110 plants a park tree!

Thank you PS110 The Monitor School for planing a new tree in the park!! The tree planting was part of PS110’s community service day, May 15th, 2016 – Giving Back to the Future. We all look forward to watching the new tree grow along with the PS110 students!!

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We Did It!!!

The McGolrick Park proposal to GCEF was approved – with $562,056 in new funding that will go towards restoring and revitalizing our beloved park.

Thanks to all of you that came out to vote – your voice mattered! The McGolrick park came in #1 with 69% of voters supporting it. This shows the power we have to make change in our community.

What a great way to end the year!!

Here’s the news release: http://gcefund.org/……/12/2015_GCEF_lglg_winners_Release.pdf