Posts Tagged ‘Livable Streets’

FOFA Works With MS 447 – “Urban Planners of Tomorrow”

FOFA Works With MS 447 – “Urban Planners of Tomorrow” In the final semester this year, FOFA was invited to participate in Kaitlyn Somer’s eight grade class service learning unit at Middle School 447 (located on Pacific Street at 4th Ave). The learning unit focused on 4th Avenue and identified safety issues and possible areas for improvements. ¬†FOFA members assisted the students, self named ¬†“Urban […] read more >>
  • Posted on Jul 10, 2013 by pscc

More Places to Sit around the Slope

More Places to Sit around the Slope Benches are popping up all throughout Park Slope! read more >>
  • Posted on May 16, 2013 by pscc

Register and Protect Your Bike with NYPD

Register and Protect Your Bike with NYPD The New York Police Department will register your bicycle for free! Here’s how. read more >>
  • Posted on Feb 15, 2013 by pscc

UPDATE: Panel Discussion on BK Gateway Vision Plan Postponed

UPDATE: Panel Discussion on BK Gateway Vision Plan Postponed Updated Feb. 9, 2013: The panel to discuss the BK Gateway Transportation Vision Plan scheduled for today has been postponed due to the weather. read more >>
  • Posted on Feb 9, 2013 by pscc

A Vision for Brooklyn’s Transportation Future

A Vision for Brooklyn’s Transportation Future A group of elected officials, civic groups, and advocates are bringing attention to the matter with the release of BK Gateway Transportation Vision, a report that highlights those challenges and the need for a comprehensive transportation/land use plan for the area. read more >>
  • Posted on Dec 18, 2012 by pscc

Comment: A Tale of Three Spaces

Comment: A Tale of Three Spaces This is a story of livable streets and three public spaces in our community: Bartel Pritchard Square, the cul-de-sac on Fourth Street east of Fifth Avenue, and Grand Army Plaza. read more >>
  • Posted on Oct 30, 2012 by pscc

Learn More about Protecting the Neighborhood around Barclays Center

Learn More about Protecting the Neighborhood around Barclays Center Join Ashley Cotton and Jane Marshall of Forest City Ratner in a discussion about protecting the quality of life of those living and working near Barclays Center once it opens. read more >>
  • Posted on Sep 4, 2012 by pscc

Wanted: Better Transit, Sensible Transportation, and Safe Streets

Wanted: Better Transit, Sensible Transportation, and Safe Streets How are the city and the community to balance the many demands for scarce street space? read more >>
  • Posted on May 10, 2012 by pscc

A More Livable (Streets) New Year

A More Livable (Streets) New Year The Civic Council’s Livable Streets Committee is gearing up for a very exciting — and productive — 2012. Our focus has been what happens on our community’s streets and sidewalks for pedestrians, bicyclists, and drivers alike. read more >>
  • Posted on Dec 14, 2011 by pscc

A Grand (Army) Celebration

A Grand (Army) Celebration The many improvements recently completed at Grand Army Plaza have reshaped this great public space, and are worthy of a great celebration. Read about that special ceremony and “ribbon cutting” that marked a milestone in the plaza’s transformation. read more >>
  • Posted on Nov 17, 2011 by pscc