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  • Gowanus Canal
    Does anyone know if they will ever clean the Gowanus canal or if they have plans to? Maybe it's just a pipe dream of mine. I remember something about pumping clean water into it.
    Closed 89 views 19 comments    Jump to most recent comment by steveo Gowanus
  • UPDATE: 8th Annual Waterfront Festival Hosted By CB7 9/16/06
    8th Annual Waterfront Festival
    Hosted By Community Board 7

    Saturday, September 16, 2006
    11:00 am to 6:00 pm
    Opening Ceremony starts at 12 noon

    Brooklyn Army Terminal Pier
    1st Avenue & 58th Street (next to the Brooklyn Army Terminal)
    Overlooking beautiful NYC Harbor!
    (Rain Date September 30, 2006)

    ?Celebrating ...
    Closed 27 views 1 comment Started by lostingreenwoodhts Gowanus
  • Curb Crawlers in Gowanus
    A few nights ago I was walking my dog at somewhere between 10 and 11 at night. I headed down to Gowanus just for a change of pace - I usually walk the dog in Park Slope. As I was walking along St Johns between Third and Fourth Ave, a man in a ...
    Closed 264 views 33 comments Started by precious williams Gowanus
  • Park Slope's Holiday Inn . . . or is it Gowanus
    Subject: Park Slope's Holiday Inn . . . or is it Gowanusholy crap, I thought that place on Union between 3rd and 4th was more condos . . .
    :shock:

    http://www.nydailynews.com/boroughs/story/405236p-343189c.html

    Park Slope hotel is a bold gamble
    Owners hope future growth in nabe will ...
    Closed 112 views 15 comments    Jump to most recent comment by 8thandprez Gowanus
  • Let's talk about GOWANUS
    Subject: Let's talk about GOWANUSSo, a friend of mine is moving to Brooklyn, and found an apartment in the Gowanus area (specifically 3rd ave @ 11th). Anyone have any reccomendations for the area?

    Bars?
    Restaraunts?
    Shops?
    Closed 112 views 10 comments Started by tony balls Gowanus
  • 4th ave at 16th street - what's it like?
    Subject: 4th ave at 16th street - what's it like?a friend of mine is looking for a roommate situation from afar. she was wondering what this area is like b/c of an ad in CL. as far as I know, 4th ave is relatively industral/commercial, rather than commercial/residential like 5th ave. also, ...
    Closed 286 views 9 comments    Jump to most recent comment by idlewild Gowanus
  • what is going in at 4th and 2nd street
    does anyone know what the large mostly glass building that is going in between 1st and third streets on 4th avenue is? i heard a hotel but that doesn't look right to me...
    Closed 55 views 4 comments    Jump to most recent comment by anonymous Gowanus
  • Gowanus Canal Public Forum Thursday: Sewage Outfall Impacts
    From No Land Grab:

    State Senator Velmanette Montgomery, Brooklyn Community Board 6 and local elected officials are co-sponsoring a Public Forum on Combined Sewage Outfalls (CSO's) flowing into the Gowanus Canal.

    Representatives from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation and the City's Department of Environmental Protection ...
    Closed 62 views 2 comments    Jump to most recent comment by stacey Gowanus
  • Gowanus?
    Greetings all.

    Sorry if I'm putting this in the wrong place. I'm sure someone will let me know if there's a more appropriate place to submit...

    I am looking to buy soon, maybe sunset park, maybe gowanus - can't afford the slope.

    Anyone know anything about the condos going up on ...
    Closed 37 views 1 comment Started by lee_maison06 Gowanus
  • Whole Foods Gowanuzilla in 2008
    personally, I wish they'd chuck the project and Trader Joe's would sweep in but whatever
    here's the latest projection from Crains

    March 24, 2006
    Whole Foods plans bigger Brooklyn store
    by Catherine Tymkiw ...
    Closed 60 views 7 comments    Jump to most recent comment by lee_maison06 Gowanus
  • Calling All Gowanophiles
    We've started a group on flickr to chronicle the evolution of Gowanus from what it is today into whatever it will become. If you are a shutterbug who takes pictures of the area or know someone who is, please pass along this link:

    http://www.flickr.com/groups/gowanees/

    Even if you don't plan on contributing photographs ...
    Closed 55 views 6 comments    Jump to most recent comment by anonymous Gowanus
  • Gowanus Writing Workshops - Revises Fall Schedule
    Gowanus Writing Workshop
    Brooklyn New York
    www.gowanuswritingworkshop.com
    info@gowanuswritingworkshop.com
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    Basic Fiction Writing: OPENING EXERCISES
    Eight Weeks, Beginning October 5 2005

    Fiction Writing: CHARACTER STUDIES
    Eight Weeks, Beginning October 9, 2005

    Journalism: REPORTING ATLANTIC YARDS
    Eight Weeks, Beginning October 16, 2005
    Closed 49 views 1 comment Started by anonymous Gowanus
  • Whole Foods
    Isn't there supposed to be a Whole Foods opening soon in Park Slope?
    Closed 87 views 10 comments Started by alafairnadia Gowanus