April 12th, 2024 Posted in Front Page News, Low Impact Development, Mott Haven, Project Green, Protect Bronx Neighborhoods from Overdevelopment, sustainable parks, Tibbetts Brook Daylighting

You are invited to the
23nd Annual Water Conference & 54th Annual Membership Meeting
Of the Bronx Council for Environmental Quality in celebration of Earth Day Week
Wednesday, April 24, 2024
3 pm to 7 pm
Manhattan College
Kelly Student Center Room 5.02
3900 Waldo Avenue at 238th St. Bronx, NY 10463
Mass Transit is conveniently located nearby.

Parking is available in the Broadway garage – entrance is around the corner on Manhattan College Parkway off 242nd Street. (tell them you are going to the conference)

Rebuilding with Nature:  Resilience, Development, & Water Quality

Don’t just fix it.  Fix it right!


3:15 pm – NYCDEP Daylighting of Tibbetts Brook update

3:45 pm – NYC, NYU & CUNY Floodnet Sensors Sites

4:30 pm – BCEQ Annual Meeting, including Special Refreshments will be served.  Bring your refillable water bottle.  Space is limited so rsvp@bceq.orgDuring dinner, Manhattan College Environmental Students Poster Session, and 

5:15 pm NYSDOT Cross Bronx Expressway Reconstruction at 5 Bridges

6 pm – PUBLIC 30 MINUTE BREAKOUTS begin with Intro and instructions

6:15 pm – Breakouts – 30 minutes

  • Share you Climate Story
  • Protect Bronx Neighborhoods from Overdevelopment
  • Nature Based Natural Feature Environmental Greenway
  • South Bronx Unite! Waterfront Plan
  • Other, ie, Cross Bronx Expressway 5 Bridges reconstruction

Special Thanks to Manhattan College, Con Edison, and New York Power Authority for their support.

Rebuilding with Nature Program 2024.04.24


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