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


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

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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

Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund

January 9, 2015

Borough President Eric Adams Releases Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway Stormwater Management Plan

Borough President Eric Adams announced a plan developed by Brooklyn Greenway Initiative on January 13th, 2015 to prevent up to half a billion gallons of stormwater from entering the combined sewer system…

December 11, 2014


November 11, 2014

BGI’s West Street Watershed Stormwater Project Proposal Selected as recipient of the Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund

July 30, 2014

BGI Gallery Closing Reception: Alan F. Beck

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Join us at the BGI Gallery this Thursday, July 31st from 6:00PM-9:00PM! The Art of Alan F. Beck Surreal Visions and a Bit of Whimsey There is a close relationship…