One of NYC's five boroughs, Brooklyn is home to our headquarters at 303 Bond Street in Gowanus! Many of our initiatives — like Design Sprints, Neighborhoods Now and Common Build — have roots in Brooklyn.


Points of Promise: Artist Open Call

Now seeking artists to bring fresh ideas for community engagement around issues shaping Gowanus. Applications due April 26, 2024.

Ugly Beauties

On view through May 2, Curry J. Hackett's Ugly Beauties envisions abundant urban futures that center Black communities.

Points of Promise

Public art and design tools to support civic engagement in Gowanus amidst the neighborhood's redevelopment.


Nilda Lino

Game Changer Membership Consultant, Assure for Life;

Gowanus Oversight Task Force member

Imani Keith Henry

Executive Director, Equality for Flatbush

Tony Ruiz

Communications Committee Co-Chair, Gowanus Oversight Task Force;

MSW '24, NYU

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