Our friend Wylie Goodman at Partnerships for Parks made this short video showcasing Gulick Park users talking about how they make our park what it is and what it will be. We will probably use more People Make Parks visioning tools during our May event, too.
Beautiful weather and friendly neighbors graced Gulick Park this past Sunday. Around 200 people came out to have fun and fix up the park. Almost 1000 flower bulbs went in the ground, the entire park was raked, over 150 pumpkins were painted, and many masks were created–by kids and face-painters alike. This all happened to the
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Sunday, October 27th from 1-4pm
While we’ve been quiet almost all summer, we’ve not been sleeping on the job! With help from NYC Parks and Recreation and letters of support from community supporters (thank you!), we submitted a grant application for $2,500,000 to the state department of transportation. Should the DOT award us the grant,
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Councilmember Chin, with help from Mendez and Quinn, add to Phase 2 funds
I am excited to share that Gulick Park has received an additional $0.5 million in funding from the City Council, led by Councilmember Margaret Chin, with additional support from Councilmember Rosie Mendez and Council Speaker Christine Quinn.
This is an important first
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It’s official! The redesign plans for Gulick Park’s first phase of reconstruction were approved by The Public Design Commission on Monday, June 24th. The money has been secured and the plans have been approved, now it’s time for construction documents to be drafted and put out for bidding. It’s still likely another year before construction
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