596 Acres is expanding to Queens and Manhattan. 596 Acres creates tools to connect New Yorkers to vacant public land. With 596 Acres’ expansion into Queen and Manhattan, nearly four million more New Yorkers will have access to the [...]
This message is from our friends at New Yorkers For Parks. You can read 596 Acres’ testimony in support of NYC funding GreenThumb here. NY4P leads a RALLY at CITY HALL next Tuesday, June 5 at 10am in the Fight Against [...]
Here at 596 Acres, our goal is to create spaces where communities can come together in PUBLIC, with everyone in the neighborhood. We work with individuals and groups who want to steward these spaces, but our ultimate goal is [...]
Since our goal is to help people organize, we didn’t think it was helpful to show lots that you can’t get to or that are to small to stand in on this map. BUT: These lots are interesting. And [...]
GreenThumb gets no funding from New York City. Here’s what we have to say about that: “My name is Paula Segal. I am here representing a community-based project called 596 Acres. I am here today to testify for city [...]
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