June 19, 2012

Join BGI at the Edge for New Views 2012 on Thursday, June 21st!

New Views 2012: June 21, Williamsburg Bistros and Bite

Please join the Board, Host Committee and supporters of Brooklyn Greenway Initiative for our annual summer benefit cocktail party, featuring food and drink from Williamsburg’s distinctive eateries, including Allswell, Café Colette,…

June 13, 2012

Save the Date: Saturday, July 28th / 4th Annual Brooklyn Waterfront Epic Ride

This summer’s 40-mile Brooklyn Waterfront Epic Ride will be held on Saturday, July 28, 2012. Registration is now open. See more photos from last year’s ride here. We are also…

November 21, 2016

BGI’S YEAR IN REVIEW: 2016

December 17, 2015

BGI’s West Street Watershed Stormwater Project Awarded $1.6M in Funding

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BGI has been awarded $1.6M in funding by GCEF to implement green infrastructure practices on streets and sidewalks in Greenpoint, leading to the prevention of the release of raw sewage…

December 15, 2015

BP ADAMS CELEBRATES $1.8M IN STATE FUNDING ACQUIRED TO ADVANCE BROOKLYN WATERFRONT GREENWAY

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BOROUGH PRESIDENT RECOGNIZES ADDITIONAL REDC AWARDS TO DOZENS OF BROOKLYN PROJECTS, CALLS ON STATE TO INCREASE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INVESTMENT IN BOROUGH BROOKLYN, NY, December 16, 2015: Brooklyn Borough President Eric…

December 10, 2015

BGI’S YEAR IN REVIEW: 2016

November 25, 2015

Hundreds of Brooklyn’s Business Leaders Attend BGI’s Fall Fundraiser, Greenway + Industry 2015

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On November 18, hundreds of people from Brooklyn’s fastest  growing business districts came together to support the completion of the Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway at the 3rd annual Greenway + Industry,…

October 21, 2015

The Brooklyn Greenway Half & 5K Sells Out with 1300 Runners

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On Sunday, October 18 2015, Brooklyn Greenway Initiative (BGI), in partnership with South Brooklyn Running Club, hosted the Brooklyn Greenway Half – the only half marathon and 5K exclusively on the Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway, located on…

August 25, 2015

BGI’s Columbia Waterfront Park Receives $500K in Funding

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BGI’s Columbia Waterfront Park has received $500,000 in funding from Borough President Eric Adams, out of nearly $12 million allocated to parks across Brooklyn. The park will be a brand new…

August 18, 2015

Greenpoint Stormwater Meeting July 29

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The BGI project team has completed the assessment of potential green infrastructure sites, submitted the required data files to NYC DOT, DEP and Parks and conducted a walk-through with the…

July 27, 2015

The Epic Ride was Nothing Less Than Epic

Tandem Riders Enjoy The Brooklyn Greenway Epic Ride

On July 25th, over 1,400 riders took the 40-mile trip along the waterfront’s edge from Greenpoint to Rockaway Beach, all laced with green Epic Ride wristbands. Our travelers trickled into our Greenpoint…

February 17, 2015

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