From the Civic Council

Spring Civic Sweep a Great Success!

Spring Civic Sweep a Great Success! On a fine spring day, Sunday, April 26, the Park Slope Civic Council hosted its Civic Sweep, a semi-annual clean-up, recycling and beautification event. The Lower East Side Ecology Center collected unwanted electronics, staff from Tree Count! 2015 Census, described NYC Parks’ effort to map and catalogue every street tree in New York City this […] read more >>
  • Posted on Jun 11, 2015 by pscc

Park Slope Civic Council’s June Meeting

Park Slope Civic Council’s June Meeting Another accomplishment-filled year … awards … and a party to celebrate it all! read more >>
  • Posted on Jun 6, 2015 by pscc

Solarize Brooklyn CB6’s Park Slope educational workshop will take place on June 24th

Solarize Brooklyn CB6’s Park Slope educational workshop will take place on June 24th LOCATION: Old First Reformed Church, Lower Hall 729 Carroll Street (at the corner of 7th Avenue) TIME: 6:30-8:00 pm RSVP here. Tell your neighbors. Walk-ins welcome. At the workshop you can: Learn how the community-led Solarize Program works and how much solar could save you on your energy bills Meet Solarize Brooklyn CB6’s Partner Installers, […] read more >>
  • Posted on Jun 2, 2015 by pscc

Give back to Prospect Park!

Give back to Prospect Park! 1,000 For the Park … an initiative of our friends and neighbors, the Prospect Park Alliance … Goal: 1,000 Donations of Any Size … Two Prospect Park fans have issued a challenge: if 1,000 people contribute to the Alliance by tomm’w, Tues., June 2, they will donate $50,000 read more >>
  • Posted on Jun 1, 2015 by pscc

City Modifies its Zoning Plan In Response to Public Concern by the Civic Council and Other Neighborhood Advocates

City Modifies its Zoning Plan In Response to Public Concern by the Civic Council and Other Neighborhood Advocates The Department of City Planning (DCP) has been forced to respond to the wellspring of protest from neighborhood groups like the Park Slope Civic Council against the city’s misguided zoning proposal, “Housing New York: Zoning for Quality and Affordability.” In late February, the DCP released the zoning proposal that would – if approved by the […] read more >>
  • Posted on May 24, 2015 by pscc

HOUSE TOUR – this coming SUNDAY!

HOUSE TOUR – this coming SUNDAY! 7 Amazing Park Slope Houses – Now that Brooklyn is NY’s go-to and LIVE-IN boro, the 56th “running’ of the annual Civic Council HOUSE TOUR is simply … the best of the best! – Sun. May 17th – Be there! read more >>
  • Posted on May 10, 2015 by pscc

Spring brings good news about Brooklyn’s Fourth Avenue

Spring brings good news about Brooklyn’s Fourth Avenue April was an exciting month for FOFA (Forth on Fourth Avenue) committee members and for all Park Slope residents who walk, bike or drive on 4th Avenue, between Atlantic and 15th Street. ● The NYC Department of Transportation (DOT) released a project evaluation of the Safety Plan for this stretch of road, showing a remarkable 61% […] read more >>
  • Posted on May 5, 2015 by pscc

Neighborhood Information Update – re construction at NY Methodist

Neighborhood Information Update – re construction at NY Methodist Here’s the latest on the construction at NY Methodist Hospital read more >>
  • Posted on Apr 22, 2015 by pscc