Community News- Beautify Wash Ave, Bike Share, Slow Zone, Arts to End Violence

Feb 10, 2012 by     No Comments    Posted under: NEWS

Washington Ave Beautification!
WAPHA formed a Street Beautification Committee! We will be meeting on Wednesday, February 15th for the first Street Beautification Meeting, which will be held at Dean Street (755 Dean Street) at 9:30AM. We would love to Green-minded people join us beautify Washington Avenue! All welcome.

Suggest a Bike Share station near you!
Do you want a bike without the responsibility of owning one? Pay a small fee (less than a one-month metro card) and you can ride a bike, drop it off, and pick up another one at your convenience through New York City’s Bike Share program. Check it out and request a bike station near you.

Create a Neighborhood Slow Zone in Prospect Heights!
Sign the petition supporting slow zones in Prospect Heights using this link! Studies show that slower zones actually prevent pedestrian injuries and can save lives…

Calling all professional, emerging and student artists!
Participate in “Arts to End Violence!”┬áThe Crown Heights Mediation Center is looking for someone to transform untraditional spaces in the Crown Heights community into galleries for art that inspires dialogue about ending violence and building community. You can learn more about the project at the tumblr site below. This is a short term responsibility, 300 hours for $1,000.–

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