• Community Board 7 Takes a Stand on Super-Tall Buildings

    Update We wanted to share with you an exciting update from the February 21st Community Board 7 Land Use Committee meeting regarding Super-Tall buildings. We asked for a resolution that: -Calls for no new shadows on Central Park -Defines height of floors -Limits the use of mechanical spaces to mechanical use and -Requires voids to […]

  • Video Clip on Tree Tips from Trees New York

    Check out some quick and easy tips to care for your neighborhood street trees! Provided by Sam Bishop, Director of Education & Arborist with Trees NY. We had the pleasure of having Sam speak at our February 14 Sustainability Series event РLove Our Urban Trees.

  • Potential Fracked Gas Pipeline Crossing Indian Point: Act Now

    Why It Matters As you know, having a fracked gas pipeline crossing Indian Point is a highly risky proposition for Westchester and the whole New York metropolitan area. Should there be an explosion there, radioactive material could be spread far and wide. How You Can Help Please email Westchester’s newly-elected County Executive George Latimer at […]

  • SierraRise Campaign: Fund Organic Agriculture Research!

    The Farm Bill is up for reauthorization. Tell your members of Congress to increase funding organic agriculture research! Why This Matters Organic farming fosters healthier soil, safer working conditions for farmers, and healthier food for consumers. The Organic Agriculture and Research Act has been introduced into Congress and is gaining co-sponsors fast. It stands a […]