Category: Events

Sixth Roundtable Wed. 4/13

Gardens Rising’s next roundtable took place on Wednesday, April 13 from 6:30 til 8:30 pm. We met at the Neighborhood Preservation Center, located on 232 E.11th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues. The roundtables feature experts, stakeholders and public in…

Gardens Rising Sets Sail!

After many months of discussions, meetings and on-the-ground organizing, the Gardens Rising Steering Committee came together for the first time on Sunday March 13th at the Sixth Street Community Center. A full house of community gardeners, environmental activists and Lower…

1st Public Steering Committee Meeting

Herman Hewitt (Mundo Verde), Brigid Keating (Senior Project Manager of NYC Economic Development Corp.), Jack Linn (Asst. Comm. of the NYC Dept. of Parks and Rec.), Carmine D’Intino (Middle Earth), Carlos Martinez (Asst. Director, NYC Green Thumb), Sarah Zaborowsky (Great…