ReusaBall 2022!

On June 9th, 2022 join us for our first ever ReusaBall fundraiser to learn more about zero waste in our community and celebrate 28 years of North Brooklyn Neighbors!

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We focus on environmental and community planning issues to help North Brooklyn become more equitable, resilient and sustainable.

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Our work centers environmental justice & health, land use & public space, and transportation & infrastructure concerns and develops related tools and resources.

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We often host workshops, town halls, information sessions, and other events that are open to the community.

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News & Media

Stay connected and up-to-date with our announcements, issue updates, statements  and other news.

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Our Work

Environmental Legacy & Improvements (ELI) Project

ELI is a tool for Greenpoint and Williamsburg community members to learn about the area’s industrial past, engage with current data, and collaborate with neighbors…

Essentially Open

Community mapping of Greenpoint and Williamsburg businesses operating during the COVID-19 crisis in partnership with North Brooklyn Mutual Aid and BetaNYC. Submit your additions or…

Reducing Single-Use Plastic

As of March 1, 2020, plastic bags are banned at most stores in the state of New York. This regulation comes after years of advocacy…

News & Media

We Are Hiring a New Executive Director!

March 10, 2022

Hello Friends and Neighbors, North Brooklyn Neighbors is looking for an Executive Director to direct and manage the day to day activities of our grassroots organization…

Composting Under Threat… Again

March 16, 2022

Once again, organics recycling and composting initiatives in the city are at risk. The Mayor’s proposed budget would greatly reduce the budget for community composting…

Recap: NuHart Community Meeting

March 16, 2022

On March 7, North Brooklyn Neighbors cohosted a community meeting with Assembly Member Emily Gallagher, Council Member Lincoln Restler, the New York State Department of Environmental…

Note from the Co-Chairs

January 19, 2022

Hello Friends and Neighbors, We wanted to take a moment in today’s newsletter to give a heartfelt thank you to outgoing North Brooklyn Neighbors Executive Director…

Upcoming Events

Compost Giveback

Saturday June 4, 2022
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
451 Bedford Avenue
on the corner of Bedford & Division Avenues

Visit the La Casita Verde community garden to collect up to three 40-lb bag of compost made from NYC food scraps and yard waste. You…

ReusaBall 2022 Fundraiser!

Thursday June 9, 2022
6:30 to 9:30 pm
77 Box Street
Brooklyn, NY 11222

Please join North Brooklyn Neighbors for our first annual ReusaBall! We will be highlighting zero waste practices throughout the evening while celebrating our 28th year…