Greenest Block 2013


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2013 Residential Category Winners


1st Place

Sterling Street B&W Block Association

Sterling Street between Washington and Bedford Avenues

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens


2nd Place

Sterling Place Block Association

Sterling Place between Flatbush Avenue and 7th Avenue

Park Slope


3rd Place

8th Street Block Association (between 8th Avenue and Prospect Park West)

8th Street between 8th Avenue and Prospect Park West

Park Slope




2013 Commercial Category Winners


1st Place

Mid-Atlantic Block Association

Atlantic Avenue between Bond and Nevins Streets

Boerum Hill


2nd Place

Montague Street BID

Montague Street between Clinton and Henry Streets

Brooklyn Heights




2013 Greenest Storefront


1st Place

My Brooklyn Baby

692 Fulton Street
Entered by the Brooklyn Love Building Merchant Association

Fort Greene




2013 Residential Honorable Mentions

Honorable Mention

300 East 25th Street Block Association

East 25th Street between Clarendon Road and Avenue D

Flatbush


Honorable Mention

Bainbridge Street Homeowners and Tenants Block Association

Bainbridge Street between Malcolm X Boulevard and Stuyvesant Avenue

Bedford-Stuyvesant


Honorable Mention

Historic MacDonough Street Block Association

MacDonough Street between Tompkins and Throop Avenues

Bedford-Stuyvesant


Honorable Mention

Jefferson Village Block Association

Jefferson Avenue between Franklin and Bedford Avenues

Bedford-Stuyvesant


Honorable Mention

Lefferts Avenue Block Association (Nostrand/Rogers)

Lefferts Avenue between Nostrand and Rogers Avenues

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens


Honorable Mention

Lefferts Place Block Association

Lefferts Place between Classon and Franklin Avenues

Bedford-Stuyvesant


Honorable Mention

Macon/MacDonough/Stuyvesant/Lewis Block Association

MacDonough between Stuyvesant and Lewis Avenues

Bedford-Stuyvesant


Honorable Mention

Macon Street Ralph/Howard Block Association

Macon Street between Ralph and Howard Avenues

Bedford Stuyvesant


Honorable Mention

Maple II Block Association

Maple Street between Bedford and Rogers Avenues

Lefferts Manor


Honorable Mention

Schenectady Avenue Block Association

Schenectady Avenue between Avenue D and Foster Avenue

East Flatbush


Honorable Mention

Vanderveer Place Block Association

Vanderveer Place between Flatbush Avenue and East 23rd Street

Flatbush




National Grid Leadership in Sustainable Practices Award


1st Place

8th Street Block Association

8th Street between 8th Avenue and Prospect Park West

Park Slope




2013 Best Street Tree Beds


1st Place

Macon Street Ralph/Howard Block Association

Macon Street between Ralph Avenue and Howard Street

Bedford-Stuyvesant


2nd Place

Vanderveer Place Block Association

Vanderveer Place between Flatbush Avenue and East 23rd Street

East Flatbush


3rd Place

East 49th & East 48th Street Block Association

East 49th Street between Lenox Road and Linden Boulevard

East Flatbush




2013 Best Window Box


1st Place

Ms. Melita Shepard, 333 East 25th Street

Entered by 300 East 25th Street Block Association


2nd Place

Ms. Hazel Deane, 338 East 25th Street

Entered by 300 East 25th Street Block Association




2013 Best Community Garden Streetscape


1st Place

Bridge Plaza Community Garden

Concord Street between Bridge and Duffield Streets

Bridge Plaza


2nd Place

Fulton Ferry Historic Gardens

Old Fulton Street between Front Street and BQE

Brooklyn Heights


2013 Contest Entrants

View all the residential blocks that have entered the 2013 Greenest Block in Brooklyn contest. Click the map points to see the names of the registered block associations.

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