Posts Tagged ‘Sustainability’

Much Ado about Mulchfest

Much Ado about Mulchfest Mulchfest in Prospect Park 2012 was another holiday success for the Park Slope community. Residents brought thousands of trees to the Third Street and Park Circle entrances of Prospect Park over the sunny and warm weekend of Jan. 7 and 8, which were then converted into mulch for parks and gardens. read more >>
  • Posted on Jan 31, 2012 by pscc

May Your Days Be Merry and Green

May Your Days Be Merry and Green Looking forward to a happy holiday season with friends and family? You can also help make it a good one for our environment with these green tips for during and after the holidays, courtesy of the Park Slope Civic Council’s Sustainability Committee. read more >>
  • Posted on Dec 14, 2011 by pscc

A Successful Sweep, a Sustainable Slope

A Successful Sweep, a Sustainable Slope The Civic Council’s twice-yearly Civic Sweeps are a success at making Park Slope shine, thanks to the many volunteers from our community. This year’s Fall Civic Sweep, held on Oct. 16, was certainly no exception. read more >>
  • Posted on Nov 16, 2011 by pscc

Working for a Greener Slope

Working for a Greener Slope Park Slope should be a model community for sustainability and responsible stewardship. To this end, the Civic Council focused its 2008 annual forum on sustainability. The Sustainability Committee was formed some two years later. read more >>
  • Posted on Nov 3, 2011 by pscc

Celebrate Fall with a Clean Sweep

Celebrate Fall with a Clean Sweep Make a clean sweep of your home and neighborhood with the Park Slope Civic Council at our annual autumn beautification, clean-up, and recycling event: the Fall Civic Sweep, on Sunday, Oct. 16, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. read more >>
  • Posted on Sep 22, 2011 by pscc

New Trees Grow in Brooklyn with Community’s Help

New Trees Grow in Brooklyn with Community’s Help New trees are thriving, thanks to the efforts of our local merchants and churches. Plus: a workshop for taking care of your own tree. read more >>
  • Posted on Sep 22, 2011 by pscc

Committee Updates: May 2011

Committee Updates: May 2011 May 2011 reports from Livable Streets, FORTHonFourth, and Sustainability read more >>
  • Posted on May 23, 2011 by pscc

Make Spring Fresh at the Next Civic Sweep

Make Spring Fresh at the Next Civic Sweep Here’s your chance to help the community by cleaning and beautifying Park Slope at one of our most popular events. The Civic Council’s Spring Civic Sweep makes its return on Sunday, April 10, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (rain or shine). read more >>
  • Posted on Mar 26, 2011 by pscc

Busy Committees

Busy Committees It’s been a busy few weeks for many Civic Council committees, from a longstanding group that’s working to preserve Park Slope’s historical essence to a new initiative focusing on Fourth Avenue. read more >>
  • Posted on Mar 25, 2011 by pscc

Holiday Hope and Help in Park Slope

Holiday Hope and Help in Park Slope Park Slope’s community spirit was in full force this holiday season, helping the Civic Council to collect a record 1,100 toys during the annual Toys for Tots gift collection drive, as well as making Mulchfest in Prospect Park a big success. read more >>
  • Posted on Jan 26, 2011 by pscc