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


July 30, 2014

BGI Gallery Closing Reception: Alan F. Beck

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…

June 11, 2014

Register Today for the Epic Ride on July 27th!

Registration is now open for the Epic Ride on Sunday, July 27, 2014. Join Brooklyn Greenway Initiative and partners for a 40-mile bike ride along the Brooklyn-Queens waterfronts. Starting in…

June 10, 2014

Get Your Tickets for New Views 2014!

  New Views 2014: Brooklyn Surf & Turf & Earth is Brooklyn Greenway Initiative’s annual summer benefit, celebrating newly accessible locations along the Brooklyn waterfront. This year’s event will be held…

December 3, 2013

Lululemon Volunteers Plant 1,000 Daffodil Bulbs!

On November 19th, staff from Lululemon Athletica’s Smith Street store took part in a corporate volunteer day at BGI’s Adopt-a-Highway site at the junction of Atlantic Avenue, Columbia Street and…

September 27, 2013

CB2 Transportation Committee Backs Flushing Avenue Greenway

The CB2 Transportation Committee voted unanimously to endorse NYC DOT’s $8 million plan to build the Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway on Flushing Avenue along the Brooklyn Navy Yard. The design presented…

September 27, 2013

Tish James, Steve Levin, Brad Lander and Lew Fidler Complete the Funding for Naval Cemetery Landscape

BGI has secured the balance of funding to construct the Naval Cemetery Landscape, pictured here, with a total of $882,000 in City Council capital funding. The site is on the…