STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — New Yorkers for Parks (NY4P) is holding a free civic engagement coaching and networking session for Staten Islanders fascinating in enhancing and defending their native parks.
NY4P: Boro x Boro will happen on Thursday, from 6:30 to eight:30 p.m., at Comfortable Harbor Cultural Middle and Botanical Backyard, Livingston.
The occasion will give individuals the chance to debate the primary points affecting their parks, playgrounds, group gardens and different open areas, and determine objectives for the upcoming yr.
“Parks are crucial infrastructure, simply as essential as our roads and sewers. The enter that individuals share will make sure that our work addresses the wants of their borough,” stated Lynn Kelly, government director of NY4P and former president and CEO of Comfortable Harbor. “We might be pushing for a parks finances that advantages all New Yorkers, and ensuring that open area is a key a part of the dialog within the upcoming elections.”
Verify-in for the NY4P: Boro x Boro occasion will start at 6 p.m., and lightweight refreshments might be served.
NY4P, which will probably be holding Boro x Boro occasions all through the town this winter, is a citywide unbiased group that champions high quality parks and open area in all neighborhoods throughout the town.