Thursday, April 9, 2009

Do you have a green thumb or just like to garden?

Want to be a community gardener?
Transit Garden invites you to our Spring Meeting.
Monday April 20th 6:30 PM
Have your own planter, share a planter with a friend, or just become a visitng key member of the garden enjoying the plants, serenity, and our solar power water fountain. Membership fee $25.00
for new or returning members.


With the "Protect Our Homes" petition, CORD was formed in May, 2007. This petition arose as an overwhelmingly negative response to the coming of the over-sized 360 Smith Street Development at the corner of Smith Street and Second Place (Aka Oliver House; aka 131 Second Place). This petition, which had well over three thousand signatures, led to a new zoning text amendment in summer of 2008.

To: Our Elected Officials, Community Leaders, The MTA:
(MAY, 2007)

We the undersigned Carroll Gardens homeowners and residents, are appalled by the "as of right" ruling which allows owners and developers to erect buildings in our neighborhood with no regard to the impact they will present to our quality of life and the value of our homes........