On Webster Ave in the Bronx, a cyclist and e-scooter use a separated greenway while a pedestrian crosses at a new concrete island and bus stop.

Project Updates

Friday, July 15, 2011 - 10:33
NYC DOT and NYPD have partnered with the non-profit organizations Bike New York and Recycle-A-Bike in order to promote and educate kids across the city about biking.
Friday, July 8, 2011 - 10:32
On Thursday, July 7th, DOT presented the Brooklyn Bridge Park access improvements at a special meeting held Brooklyn Community Board 6’s Transportation Committee.  The plan calls for pedestrian safety enhancements along Atlantic Avenue, an improved gateway to the park, a greenway connectio
Wednesday, July 6, 2011 - 10:32
Brooklyn Greenway Initiative’s monthly clean-ups continue along the Columbia Street and Williamsburg Street sections of the Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway. Please join BGI on Saturday, July 9th from 10:00AM-12:00PM.
Monday, July 4, 2011 - 10:32
Bushwick Inlet Park will connect the greenway along Kent Avenue and the planned facility for West Street.  Department of Parks and Recreation also has plans for a waterfront park at Bushwick Inlet.  DOT considered both on-street and park connections along this section of the Greenway.
Friday, July 1, 2011 - 10:31
Take advantage of the new East River Ferry service with five stops along the existing and future Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway in Greenpoint, Williamsburg, and Brooklyn Bridge Park.  The ferry allows passengers aboard with bikes and also connects to key bus routes that bring riders to inlan
Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 10:30
During the Greenpoint/Williamsburg workshop (10/21/10), we explored several alternatives for the northern end of the Greenway.  Three route options were developed. Route A (shown in blue) uses Commercial Street.  Commercial Street is 42’ wide, with traffic in two dire
Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 10:30
Pier 6 in Brooklyn Bridge Park is now open with a boulder mountain, a water-play area, climbing structures and two-story slides. Future plans include sand volleyball courts and a restaurant with a roof top deck.
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 - 10:29
A second round of community workshops was held in September and October of 2010 in Downtown Brooklyn (CB 2), Sunset Park (CB 7), Red Hook (CB 6) and Greenpoint/Williamsburg (CB 1). The meetings explored the pros and cons of the route alternatives in each community board.
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 - 10:28
New York Magazine labeled the Greenway the Best Riverfront Run in their 2011 Best of New York Magazine.  Check out the article here, or better yet get out and run, ride or walk the Greenway.