October 21, 2015

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

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

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…

Tandem Riders Enjoy The Brooklyn Greenway Epic Ride

July 27, 2015

The Epic Ride was Nothing Less Than Epic

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…

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…