Greenest Block 2011


bullet2011 Greenest Block in Brooklyn Winners (pdf)

2011 Residential Category Winners


1st Place

300 East 25th Street Block Association

E 25th Street between Clarendon Road and Avenue D

Flatbush


2nd Place Tie

Bainbridge Street Homeowners and Tenants' Association

Bainbridge Street between Malcolm X Boulevard and Stuyvesant Avenue

Bedford-Stuyvesant


2nd Place Tie

Lincoln Road R&B Block Association

Lincoln Road between Bedford Avenue and Rogers Avenue

Lefferts Gardens




2011 Commercial Category Winners


1st Place

Mid-Atlantic Block Association

Atlantic Avenue between Bond Street and Nevins Street

Boerum Hill




2011 Residential Honorable Mentions

Honorable Mention

200 Decatur Street/Stuyvesant Avenue Block Association

Decatur Street between Lewis Avenue and Stuyvesant Avenue

Bedford-Stuyvesant


Honorable Mention

Citizens for a Better Community

East 39th Street between Foster Avenue and Farragut Road

East Flatbush


Honorable Mention

8th Street Block Association

8th Street between 7th Avenue and 8th Avenue

Park Slope


Honorable Mention

8th Street Block Association

8th Street between 8th Avenue and Prospect Park West

Park Slope


Honorable Mention

Fenimore Street Block Association

Fenimore Street between Bedford Avenue and Rogers Avenue

Lefferts Manor


Honorable Mention

Fulton Fifteen Block Association

Fulton Street between Carlton Avenue and Cumberland Street

Fort Greene


Honorable Mention

Fiske Terrace Neighborhood Association

Glenwood Road between East 16th Street and East 17th Street

Flatbush


Honorable Mention

Lefferts Avenue Block Association

Lefferts Avenue between Nostrand Avenue and Rogers Avenue

Lefferts Gardens


Honorable Mention

Macon Street Ralph/Howard Block Association

Macon Street between Ralph Avenue and Howard Avenue

Bedford-Stuyvesant


Honorable Mention

Maple II Block Association

Maple Street between Bedford Avenue and Rogers Avenue

Lefferts Manor


Honorable Mention

Macon/MacDonough/Stuyvesant/Lewis Block Association

MacDonough Street between Stuyvesant Avenue and Lewis Avenue

Bedford-Stuyvesant


Honorable Mention

Schenectady Avenue Block Association, Inc.

Schenectady Avenue between Avenue D and Foster Avenue

East Flatbush


Honorable Mention

Sterling Place Block Association

Sterling Place between Flatbush Avenue and 7th Avenue

Park Slope




2011 Best Street Tree Beds


1st Place

8th Street Block Association

8th Street between 8th Avenue and Prospect Park West

Park Slope


2nd Place

Bainbridge Homeowners and Tenants Association

Bainbridge Street Between Malcolm X Boulevard and Stuyvesant Avenue

Bedford-Stuyvesant


3rd Place

Schenectady Avenue Block Association

Schenectady Avenue between Avenue D and Foster Avenue

East Flatbush




2011 Greenest Storefront


1st Place

Habana Outpost

757 Fulton Street

Fort Greene




2011 Best Window Box


1st Place

Joyce Rooney (Entered by 8th Street Block Association)

430 8th Street

Park Slope


2nd Place

Elizabeth Steward (Entered by the Macon/MacDonough/Stuyvesant/Lewis Block Association)

306 MacDonough Street

Bedford-Stuyvesant


3rd Place

Millicent Wright-Burton (Entered by Citizens for a Better Community)

738 East 39th Street

East Flatbush




2011 Best Community Garden Streetscape


1st Place

Red Shed Community Garden

Kingsland Avenue between Skillman Avenue and Maspeth Avenue

Williamsburg


2nd Place

St. Marks Ave. Prospect Heights Community Garden

St. Marks Avenue between Vanderbilt Avenue and Carlton Avenue

Prospect Heights


2011 Residential Contest Entrants

View all the residential blocks that have entered the 2011 Greenest Block in Brooklyn contest. Click the map points to see the names of the registered block associations.


2010 Sponsorship Logos

A project of GreenBridge, the community environmental horticulture program of Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and Borough President Marty Markowitz. Sponsored by Brooklyn Community Foundation.

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