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June 2018

High Bridge Walking Tour

June 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
High Bridge, 2301 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10033 United States
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The High Bridge reopened as a walkway in summer 2015 after a renovation. Join Bryan Diffley, the Project Manager of the renovation, for a tour of NYC's oldest standing bridge. An engineering treasure, it was built in 1848 to bring water from the Bronx into Manhattan via the Croton Aqueduct. The High Bridge remained in use for the Croton system until December 1958. Its deck was used as a pedestrian bridge until the 1970's when it was closed due to…

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July 2018

Sustainability and The City

July 7 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Henry Street Settlement, 466 Grand Street
New York City, NY United States
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Sustainability and the City is designed to be educational, engaging and entertaining for all members in attendance. The event will teach participates how to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle while also connecting them to local organizations in the community. Come out and share your thoughts on how to improve our community & environment while enjoying free food, prizes, entertainment, financial empowerment and more. Accepting food, clothing & tolietry donations! You do not have to Register with Eventbrite to attend. Registering with Eventbrite enters…

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Zone Greener: Facilitating Solar Adoption

July 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place
New York, NY 10012 United States
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Free - $10

In 2012, the New York City adopted a package of amendments to the NYC Zoning Resolution, collectively called Zone Green, to facilitate more sustainable and energy-efficient design. Zone Green addressed barriers to building thicker, better-insulated walls. It also covered the inclusion of sustainable design strategies, such as solar panels, solar shading systems, green roofs, and greenhouses. Fast forward six years: although Zone Green successfully solved the problems anticipated at the time, new technologies and new barriers have since emerged. Last fall, the…

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In Good Company Sustainable Fair

July 15 @ 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dumbo Loft, 155 Water Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Day Fair 12pm-7pm Shopping Food + Drinks Workshops Lectures 12pm-2pm   Nite Fair 8pm-11pm (Live Music) Shopping Food + Drinks Workshops Live Music In Good Company is not just a sustainable fair but a sharing platform, with a supportive community of makers, buyers, and producers with a shared vision. We know it'll take time, but if we join together, making one decision at a time towards sustainability and a circular economy: we change the world. Come join us in our…

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