Monday, October 29, 2007

Gowanus Canal Conservancy to Honor PSFC at 2nd Annual Gala

November 11, 2007

We are pleased to learn that the Gowanus Canal Conservancy will be honoring the Park Slope Food Coop at their 2nd annual awards gala, to be held on Sunday November 11 at the Water Street Restaurant and Lounge in Dumbo from 1 to 4 pm. The GCC singled out the Coop for recognition thanks to our strong commitment to the environment and in particular for our assistance in promoting last spring's Gowanus Canal Water Quality Summit.

To learn more or to attend the luncheon and awards gala, call (718)858-0557 or contact Lydia Buffington at

Sunday, October 21, 2007

Public Meeting on the Gowanus Canal Restoration Study

Monday, October 22, 6:30 PM

At PS 32 Auditorium 317 Hoyt Street

(Between Union and President Streets, Brooklyn, NY)

A Public Meeting of

Community Board #6's Public Safety/ Environmental Protection Committee

There will be a Presentation by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the
New York City Department of Environmental Protection on the Gowanus
Canal Ecological Restoration Study. This is an ongoing collaborative
partnership between the Federal and City governments to investigate and
propose improvements to the water quality and habitat of the Gowanus

Free and open to the public