Green Up Wash Ave 2016

Here are some pictures from Green Up Wash Ave on 5-22-2016. What a wonderful day!!!

Huge Thanks and Hugs for all the volunteers who came out and helped. We spent 5 hours cleaning up tree pits and mulching the trees along Washington Ave.

Talk about moving a mulch mountain!

Pictures are in loose chronological order, if you have more pictures please share with us.

Also HUGE Thank You for NEWS 12 Brooklyn for covering the event!!!

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ORIGINAL POSTER:

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We need your help! Come out and meet your neighbors!
Let’s beautify Washington Ave together!

when: Sunday, May 22nd 2016, 11am- 3pm

where: Meet at corner of Washington, Park & Grand

what: Clean up the tree pits and tree mulching

important: Please wear Green!

The Prospect Heights Street Tree Task Force (PHSTTF) will partner with the Washington Avenue Prospect Heights Association (WAPHA) on May 22nd to beautify Washington Avenue.
The joint effort, using a $1,000 grant from the Citizens Committee for New York City and with assistance from the New York City Departments of Transportation, Sanitation and Parks, will accomplish the following: new bike racks, new trees, street litter removal, new litter baskets, trees pruned, flowers planted, tree beds aerated and mulched.
Everyone’s help is needed to make this annual event a success. If you can just spare an hour please join your neighbors and help make Washington Avenue the finest commercial street in the neighborhood.
 Community Partners:
WAPHA Street Beautification Committee Organizers: