From the Civic Council

April is Park Slope Landmarking Month!

April is Park Slope Landmarking Month! Amid the recent dispiriting news, April offers one bright note. It marks the anniversary of the Landmark Preservation Commission’s designation of two extensions to the Park Slope Historic District. read more >>
  • Posted on Apr 23, 2020 by Park Slope Civic Council

A Message From Our Trustees

A Message From Our Trustees To our members, readers and community: The Park Slope Civic Council sends positive thoughts to you and our Brooklyn neighbors during these difficult times. We hope that you and your loved ones are well. Given that we are practicing our “social distancing”, we are postponing or suspending all of our near-term events. We would like […] read more >>
  • Posted on Mar 31, 2020 by Park Slope Civic Council

Ortner Awards Presented

Ortner Awards Presented The Evelyn and Everett Ortner Preservation Awards were presented at the Civic Council’s general meeting at the Old Stone House on Thursday March 5th, 2020. Please click on the link below for the full presentation of the history, details and photos of the projects, 2019 Ortner Awards Presentation. The awards, sponsored by Tarzian Hardware, honor […] read more >>
  • Posted on Mar 31, 2020 by Park Slope Civic Council

Civic Council Awards 2020 Community Grants

Civic Council Awards 2020 Community Grants Each year the Civic Council award community service grants to local organizations. Grants award the work of local community groups and on profits for their work and commitment to improve the health, vitality and diversity of our community. Awards are given for projects in the arts, education, youth programs and civic improvement. read more >>
  • Posted on Mar 2, 2020 by Park Slope Civic Council

2020 Trustee Application

2020 Trustee Application 2020 Application-to-Board-of-Trustees _1_ read more >>
  • Posted on Jan 18, 2020 by Stephen Copek

We’re Seeking New Trustees!

We’re Seeking New Trustees! Start off your 2020 with Park Slope community service!! We are looking for community members to serve on our Board of Trustees. Being a Civic Council trustee provides a great opportunity to work with your neighbors. The Park Slope Civic Council provides outlets for your energy and talents for a good cause. Our mission is […] read more >>
  • Posted on Jan 18, 2020 by Stephen Copek

Center Slope Chosen for Six to Celebrate

Center Slope Chosen for Six to Celebrate It’s time to landmark the Center Slope!   The Civic Council’s goal of extending landmark protection to more than 1,500 buildings in the Center Slope got a significant boost when its Protect the Heart of the Slope campaign was chosen by the Historic Districts Council to be one of its 2020 Six to Celebrate priorities. The citywide advocate for historic preservation, the […] read more >>
  • Posted on Jan 17, 2020 by Park Slope Civic Council

Mulchfest 2020 – Volunteer Opportunity

Mulchfest 2020 – Volunteer Opportunity On January 4th and 11th from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., bring your holiday tree to the Third Street entrance of Prospect Park or the Park Circle entrance at Parkside Avenue and Prospect Park Southwest. Your tree will be turned into environment-friendly mulch, which you can take home free of charge for your own garden. read more >>
  • Posted on Jan 2, 2020 by Park Slope Civic Council