Greenpoint Parks Stewardship in Transmitter Park

A group of energetic Transmitter Citizens spent several hours gardening in the Transmitter Park garden during our second service day of this summer on August 20. During the final weeks of the summer, we aim to eliminate spontaneous plants which have dried up and are ready to spread seeds with the slightest gust of the…

Union Avenue Plaza Now Open!

May 16, 2016: A new pedestrian plaza featuring cafe tables, chairs and planters was inaugurated at Union Avenue and N. 10th Street in Williamsburg last Saturday. OSA will manage this new outdoor public space. Part of OSA’s mission is to create more open space in North Brooklyn, a neighborhood with one of the lowest ratios of open space…

Williamsburg Students Celebrate Earth Day at Marcy Green

On Thursday and Friday, April 21-22, OSA was delighted to serve as co-sponsor of an Earth Day celebration that involved over 100 middle school and high school children in Williamsburg. They cleaned up Marcy Green Center and then planted flowers and laid down mulch. One of the highlights of the two-day event was the participation…

Northside School Families Enjoys Clean-Up Day at McCarren Park

OSA wishes to thank the more than 30 hard-working Northside School children and their parents who participated in a clean-up and beautification of McCarren Park on Saturday, April 16. The group focused on the garden area at Driggs and Lorimer Streets. They picked up trash and raked and bagged leaves inside the fenced-in garden beds….