The Kosciuszko Bridge Design Project
|Project Lead:||Open Space Alliance for North Brooklyn|
|Project Partners:||Billion Oysters Project, Brooklyn Greenway Initiative, City Parks Foundation, Greenpoint Waterfront Association for Parks and Planning, LaGuardia Community College, McGolrick Park Neighborhood Alliance, Neighbors Allied for Good Growth, Newtown Creek Alliance, New York City Audubon Society/Kingsland Wildflowers, New York City Soil and Water Conservation District, New York State Department of Transportation, North Brooklyn Boat Club, Waterfront Alliance|
|Project Location:||Under the new Kosciuszko Bridge as it arches over Newtown Creek; On the Brooklyn side along Cherry Street bounded by Scott and Stewart Avenues to the west and east respectively|
In 2018, through a competitive process, the Open Space Alliance for North Brooklyn was awarded $100,000 to develop Phase 2 of a four-phase project to eventually convert 4-acres of formerly industrial area under the Kosciuszko Bridge into a multiple use public parkland and new green space for the Greenpoint community.
A Tale Of Two Potential Parks (Williamsburg Patch, October 11, 2018)