NBN Joins Coalition Supporting Improved Truck Standards

April 1, 2021

NBN joined with 29 partners – including Earthjustice, ALIGN, NYPLI, and NRDC, to submit comments to the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation urging it to…

How-to Write Public Comments to DEC

February 2, 2021

North Brooklyn has many brownfields, contaminated sites that require remediation before being approved for use, and other sites that need environmental cleanup. The New York…

Letter to NYS Parks to Halt Work & Closing of Marsha P. Johnson State Park

January 15, 2021

The park born from community advocacy is slated for temporary closure with little community input. Read our letter to try to halt the plan.

Global to Local: Environmental Justice Today

January 5, 2021

Environmental justice is finally becoming a more widely recognized area of concern locally, statewide, nationally and international. Here’s a look at some of things to…

Announcements

Council Candidates Respond to Open Space Questions Prior to Forum

April 28, 2021

City Council candidates running for open seats in district 33 and 34, which cover parts of North Brooklyn, offered their opinions and policy positions on…

Wanted: Policy Fellow

March 30, 2021

NBN, in partnership with North Brooklyn Parks Alliance, El Puente, and Newtown Creek Alliance are the North Brooklyn Open Space Alliance and we’re looking for…

Lead in Soils Explainer Video

August 13, 2019

Over the past few years, North Brooklyn Neighbors has worked to raise awareness and equip residents with tools to combat lead in soils. We’ve hosted…

We’re Seeking an Environmental Justice Fellow

July 16, 2019

We’re looking for an Environmental Justice Fellow! The Fellow will work closely with the Executive Director, staff and partners to fulfill commitments of Mapping Environmental…