Wednesday, November 25, 2009


BELOW is the flyer announcing the public information meeting that EPA
will be hosting regarding the Gowanus Canal.  If you have any questions
please feel free to contact me.

Natalie Loney
Community Involvement Coordinator, EPA
212-637-3639 telephone
212-637-4445 fax


THE EPA is hosting a public information meeting about the 
Gowanus Canal
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) invites you to attend a public information meeting to discuss upcoming activities at the Gowanus Canal.
Thursday, December 3, 2009 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM in the auditorium of P.S. 32 located at 317 Hoyt Street, Brooklyn, NY
This meeting will include a formal presentation followed by a question and answer period. For more information about the meeting or other site related issues you can contact:
Natalie Loney Christos Tsiamis Community Involvement Coordinator Remedial Project Manager (212) 637-3639 or 1-800-346-5009 (212) 637-4257
Additional site related documents are available at:


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........