Head out on a guided tour around Gowanus. Learn how this area is an intensely contaminated community that is simultaneously undergoing multiple processes of environmental remediation and gentrification.
- Explore these dynamics and the challenges and opportunities posed by the Gowanus Canal Superfund Clean Up
- Learn the rapid disappearance of commercial establishments and services that are affordable to low and moderate-income households and the recently announced housing authority plan to build market-rate apartments at Wyckoff Gardens
- Hear about the Turning the Tide initiative, a multi-neighborhood effort that focuses on building social and environmental resiliency in five Brooklyn public housing developments in the face of climate change
- Guided tour
- Ten percent of proceeds from this tour go to Families United for Racial and Economic Equality.
Full refunds for cancellations made at least 48 hours in advance.