Aerial image of Shore Boulevard in Astoria Park in Queens. Three cyclists ride along the greenway abutting the East River.

Project Updates

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 11:12
We are pleased to announce that the final Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway Implementation Plan is now available online. This plan is the culmination of years of work by a wide array of organizations and would not have been possible without their input. Brooklyn Wa
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 11:11
This past summer, a greenways project on Paerdegat Avenue North in Brooklyn calmed traffic and created safe, new connections between the neighborhood of Canarsie, and Canarsie Park, Canarsie Pier, and the Jamaica Bay Greenway.
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 11:11
Brooklyn Greenway Initiative’s event on October 19, 2014, “Brooklyn Greenway ½ and 5K” was a great success with a large turnout!
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:11
Earlier this year, a greenways project on E 102nd St and E 106th St calmed traffic and created new connections between the recreational facilities of Central Park, East River Greenway and Randall’s Island.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 11:10
Please join NYC Department of Transportation at the second round of community workshops to plan the future of the Jamaica Bay Greenway.
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 11:10
NYC DOT installed salvaged granite blocks (recycled from the Willis Ave Bridge) near Van Brunt and Sackett St in Red Hook Brooklyn.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 11:06
Our event “Bike & Hike the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge” was a great success with a large turnout!
Monday, August 4, 2014 - 11:06
Sunday August 10, 2014 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM Ride with the NYC DOT and Purelements to the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge!
Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 11:06
Nearly 1,000 New Yorkers visited the Brooklyn and Queens waterfront on Sunday, July 27 for Brooklyn Greenway Initiative’s Epic Ride. NYC DOT provided assistance at the Floyd Bennett Field rest stop, where dozens of riders stopped to learn more about the Jamaica Bay Greenway.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 11:05
Sunday, August 3, 2014 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM.