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You Can Help Protect The Botanic Garden from Outsized Development

You Can Help Protect The Botanic Garden from Outsized Development The Park Slope Civic Council opposes a project proposed by Bruce Eicher for a site adjacent to the eastern boundary of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden that would involve a rezoning application involving a more than 300% increase in the allowable density of the site. 1,450 housing units in a building that is planned to be more than 40 stories tall, would forever overwhelm the botanic garden and its greenhouse visually and with significant shadows for much of the day read more >>
  • Apr 27, 2018 by Park Slope Civic Council

‘Tis the Season To Be Greener

‘Tis the Season To Be Greener Suggestions for Green Holidays from the Sustainability Committee Americans toss 25% more trash between Thanksgiving and the New Year than any other time of the year. This Holiday Season, be eco-conscious. It’s a gift that keeps on giving. Below are some suggestions. Consider gifts that support our local community and generate minimal waste: Give a […] read more >>
  • Dec 11, 2017 by Park Slope Civic Council

78th Precinct and PSA1 Presents: Neighborhood Coordinator Officer Program

78th Precinct and PSA1 Presents:  Neighborhood Coordinator Officer Program The 78th Precinct and Police Service Area 1 invite you to the Neighborhood Coordinator Officer Program at the Brooklyn Museum at 6:30PM on October 17. Light food and refreshments will be served. Please RSVP by October 11 with number of attendees to: Jerry.Galante@NYPD.org Brian.Laffey@NYPD.org Michael.Joseph@NYPD.org   read more >>
  • Oct 3, 2017 by Darden

“When Movies Were King”

“When Movies Were King” As the Pavilion morphs (later this year, I’m told) into the Nitehawk Park Slope, we thought we’d look WAY BACK to a time when one could see a movie each day in the Slope without coming close to seeing all the films then screening. read more >>
  • Apr 27, 2017 by pscc

Integration Matters – Separate is Never Equal

Integration Matters – Separate is Never Equal School Segregation too Close to Home New York City schools are among the most segregated in the nation. As documented by the UCLA Civil Rights Project in 2014, more than half of NYC public school students 1 attend schools that are more than 90% Black and Latino, despite the fact that Black and Latino students make […] read more >>
  • Mar 8, 2017 by pscc

PSCC is looking for a FEW GOOD Trustees!

PSCC is looking for a FEW GOOD Trustees! The Park Slope Civic Council wants you! We are looking for Civic Council members to serve on our Board of Trustees. It’s a great opportunity to work with your neighbors. Moreover, being a Trustee provides outlets for your energy and talents for a very good cause: to ensure that Park Slope not only remains one […] read more >>
  • Jan 4, 2017 by pscc