Indoor Air Monitoring

We are expanding our air quality focus to indoor air.

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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

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Our Work

Meeker Avenue Plume Superfund Site

In March 2022, after 15 years of investigation by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, the Meeker Avenue Plume was elevated to the…

Indoor Air Monitoring

Most of us spend the majority of our time indoors. While the quality of indoor air is influenced by outdoor air, there are a number…

Sites of Concern: Air Quality Monitoring

The continued presence of industrial facilities and busy roads in our neighborhood and a growing population has meant that increasingly, traditionally polluting sites are located…

News & Media

Vapor Intrusion and the Meeker Avenue Plume

March 14, 2023

In March of 2023, North Brooklyn Neighbors hosted a community workshop to learn about vapor intrusion in response to the March 2022 designation of the…

NBN Comments on NYNJHAT Study Draft Report

March 6, 2023

The US Army Corps of Engineers produced a report for public review with a tentatively selected plan to manage future flood risk in the New…

Recap: 2.16.23 NuHart Community Meeting

February 27, 2023

On February 16, 2023 North Brooklyn Neighbors cohosted a community meeting with Assembly Member Emily Gallagher, State Senator Kristen Gonzalez, Council Member Lincoln Restler, the…

Composting to go Citywide!

February 2, 2023

On February 1, 2023 the details of a plan emerged from the Mayor that outlined a plan whereby every resident of New York City would…

Upcoming Events

Indoor Air Quality Workshop

Saturday April 29, 2023
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
76 Kingsland Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11211

Join North Brooklyn Neighbors for a free workshop to learn about indoor air quality and what you can do to improve the air in your…

Tenants Rights Workshop: Meeker Avenue Plume Investigation

Thursday May 25, 2023
5:30-7:30 pm
107 Norman Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11222

What are your rights as a tenant in an environmental justice area like the Meeker Avenue Plume Superfund Site? Join St. Nicks Alliance to learn: Participate…