Open and Green Spaces

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WE ACT supports the creation and use of unenclosed areas connecting the built and natural environments and providing opportunities for recreation, reflection and interactions with nature. Current or past work includes: 

West Harlem Piers Park

In 1998, WE ACT partnered with NYC Community Board 9 to organize the Harlem-on-the-River Project. Our goal was to engage community leaders and residents in developing a community-driven plan that would both increase access to the Harlem waterfront and raise interest in one of Northern Manhattan’s neglected neighborhoods.