Open and Green Space

By Emma Urofsky & Robbie M Parks Public green spaces are cornerstones of our communities. Some, like Central Park, have become cultural icons, distinguishing landmarks. Beyond their aesthetic appeal, public green spaces also confer health benefits to those who make
Public Green Spaces: Racism, Heat, and Barriers to Access
UPDATE: We have been aggressively advocating for funding to implement many of the recommendations in the Community Visioning Action Plan (see below). This has included two New York Daily News Op-Eds: one calling attention to the disparate impacts of climate
East 125th Street Community Visioning Action Plan
WE ACT worked with over 200 residents, elected officials, and representatives from the NYC Parks to create and put into action a community vision plan for the West Harlem waterfront.
West Harlem Piers Park

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