Fourth Avenue

#4thAveYarnBomb is a colorful success

#4thAveYarnBomb is a colorful success It was a beautiful day in the neighborhood on October 10, when the bright autumnal weather was matched by an installation of multihued fabric art – created by knitters and crocheters from Park Slope, Gowanus and Boerum Hill – along the Fourth Avenue fence at the Washington Park, between Third and Fourth Streets. The installation […] read more >>
  • Oct 30, 2015 by pscc

Attention Passengers: The art is in the station!

Attention Passengers: The art is in the station! In mid-September commuters using the 4th Avenue/9th Street Station saw something very unusual. Behind the gates in eight of the ten new store front windows along 4th Avenue and 10th Street, the eagerly awaited temporary art installation, promised to the Civic Council during a station-focused public meeting in February 2015, appeared. The eight landscape scenes, […] read more >>
  • Sep 24, 2015 by pscc

Help brighten Fourth Avenue!

Help brighten Fourth Avenue! FOFA is partnering with Arts Gowanus, the Textile Arts Center and The Old Stone House in an exciting, fun and multi-generational ” Yarn Bomb” project this fall. Project workshops are scheduled for Thursday, September 17 and Thursday September 24, from 6:30 to 9 PM at the Textile Arts Center (505 Carroll Street). The yarn bomb […] read more >>
  • Sep 12, 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 >>
  • May 5, 2015 by pscc

The Nov. 21st Pop Up event

The Nov. 21st Pop Up event Now that the scaffolding is coming down at 4th & 9th (the subway station), PSCC is looking to ensure that the MTA makes the station attractive as well as fully functional! read more >>
  • Nov 22, 2014 by pscc

Change of Venue for #FixThisPublicSpace

Change of Venue for #FixThisPublicSpace Another great workshop . . . and a change of venue for #FixThisPublicSpace. New site – 4th Ave and 4th Street, outside JJ Byrne Park. [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id=”1″] Great news! MTA community representatives have told us that they are taking down the scaffolding at 4th Ave/ 9th St. Really soon! Perhaps even this Friday! (11/21) In […] read more >>
  • Nov 18, 2014 by pscc