The Latest from the Civic Council

The 60th Annual Park Slope House Tour!

The 60th Annual Park Slope House Tour!

The 2019 Park Slope House Tour, a self-guided tour organized by the Park Slope Civic Council, will take place Sunday, May 19, from 12 noon to 5:30 pm. Ticket-holders will receive a handsome illustrated brochure describing the history and interior of each home. Following the Tour at 6:00pm, there will be a lecture by local […]read more >>

From Our Blog

Support for Congestion Pricing

Support for Congestion Pricing

PSCC Trustees voted to endorse congestion pricing to fund NYC subways and buses. Describing it as a “desperately needed and long overdue reform,” Acting President Joe Rydell sent a letter of support to the five State Legislators whose districts include parts of Park Slope. The Civic Council has publicly supported congestion pricing since 2008. read more >>

Comments on Draft Gowanus Rezoning Plan

Comments on Draft Gowanus Rezoning Plan

The Park Slope Civic Council (PSCC) believes that any new City zoning actions must respect the existing residents of the neighborhoods affected by the rezoning and enhance the social, cultural, economic and racial mix of the community.  To that end, we make the following comments on the proposed Gowanus Rezoning Plan: Close to 25% of […]read more >>