Greenest Block 2014

Greenest Block In Brooklyn

The Greenest Block in Brooklyn contest promotes streetscape gardening, tree stewardship, and community development in Brooklyn through block and merchant associations and other groups.

Prizes are awarded for residential and commercial blocks and for greenest storefront, best window box, and other greening efforts.

For more information, email [email protected] or call 718-623-7250.

2014 Residential Category Winners

1st Place

Macon Street Ralph/Howard Block Association

Bedford-Stuyvesant

2nd Place Tie

Bainbridge Street Homeowners and Tenants Block Association

Bedford-Stuyvesant

2nd Place Tie

300 East 25th Street Block Association

Flatbush

3rd Place Tie

Lincoln Road R&B Block Association

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

3rd Place Tie

Sterling Place Block Association

Park Slope

2014 Residential Honorable Mentions

Honorable Mention

200 Decatur Street/Stuyvesant Avenue Block Association

Bedford-Stuyvesant

Honorable Mention

581-645 MacDonough Street Block Association

Bedford-Stuyvesant

Honorable Mention

8th Street Block Association

Park Slope

Honorable Mention

8th Street Block Association (8th Avenue-PPW)

Park Slope

Honorable Mention

East 40th Street Progressive Block Association

East Flatbush

Honorable Mention

East 49 & East 48 Street Block Association

East Flatbush

Honorable Mention

Kings Highway Block Association

Flatlands

Honorable Mention

Macon/MacDonough/Stuyvesant/Lewis Block Association

Bedford-Stuyvesant

Honorable Mention

Vanderveer Place Block Association

Flatbush

National Grid Leadership in Sustainable Practices Award

1st Place

6/15 Green Community Garden

Park Slope

2014 Commercial Category Winners

1st Place

Montague Street BID

Brooklyn Heights

2nd Place

Cortelyou Road Merchants Association

Ditmas Park West

2014 Greenest Storefront

1st Place Tie

Bed-Stuy Fresh and Local Grocery

Entered by Macon Street between Malcolm X and Patchen Block Association
Bedford-Stuyvesant

1st Place Tie

Master Cuts Barbershop

Entered by Saint Marks Place Block Association (3rd/4th Avenues)
Boerum Hill

2014 Best Street Tree Beds

1st Place

Macon Street Ralph/Howard Block Association

Bedford-Stuyvesant

2nd Place

Bainbridge Street Homeowners and Tenants Block Association

Bedford-Stuyvesant

2014 Best Community Garden Streetscape

1st Place

The Red Shed Community Garden

Williamsburg

Best Children's Gardening Project

1st Place

East 25th Street Block Association

East Flatbush

2014 Best Window Box

1st Place

Pall Walton, 204 Maple Street

Entered by Maple II Block Association
Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

2nd Place

Ms. Millicent Wright-Burton, 738 East 39th Street

Entered by Citizens for a Better Community
Flatbush

3rd Place

Ronald Jean, 3104 Snyder Avenue

Entered by Tilden Block Association
Flatbush

Honorable Mention

The 5th Line Studio, 145 Sterling Place

Entered by Sterling Place Block Association
Park Slope

Major Sponsor
National Grid. Here with you. Here for You.

Sponsorship Logos

A project of Brooklyn Botanic Garden and Borough President Marty Markowitz, with leadership support from Brooklyn Community Foundation.

Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Macon Street between Ralph and Howard Avenues, Bedford-Stuyvesant
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Bainbridge Street between Malcolm X Boulevard and Stuyvesant Avenue, Bedford Stuyvesant
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
East 25th Street between Clarendon Road and Avenue D, Flatbush
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Lincoln Road between Bedford and Rogers Avenues, Prospect-Lefferts Garden
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Sterling Place between Flatbush and 7th Avenues, Park Slope
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Decatur Street between Lewis and Stuyvesant Avenues, Bedford-Stuyvesant
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
MacDonough Street between Ralph and Howard Avenues, Bedford-Stuyvesant
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
8th Street between 7th and 8th Avenues, Park Slope
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
8th Street between 8th Avenue and Prospect Park West, Park Slope
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
East 40th Street between Farragut and Glenwood Roads, East Flatbush
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
East 49th Street between Clarkson and Lenox Avenues, East Flatbush
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Kings Highway between Avenues J and I, Flatlands
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
MacDonough between Stuyvesant and Lewis Avenues, Bedford Stuyvesant
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Vanderveer Place between Flatbush Avenue and East 23rd Street, Flatbush
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
6th Avenue and 15th Street, Park Slope
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Montague Street between Clinton and Henry Streets, Brooklyn Heights
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Cortelyou Road between Argyle and Westminster Roads, Ditmas Park West
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Bed-Stuy Fresh and Local Grocery, 210 Patchen Avenue, Bedford-Stuyvesant
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Master Cuts Barbershop, 5 Saint Marks Place, Boerum Hill
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Macon Street between Ralph and Howard Avenues, Bedford-Stuyvesant
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
Bainbridge Street between Malcolm X Boulevard and Stuyvesant Avenue, Bedford-Stuyvesant
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
The Red Shed Community Garden, Kingsland Avenue between Skillman Street and Maspeth Avenue, Williamsburg
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
East 25th Street between Clarendon Road and Avenue D, East Flatbush
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
204 Maple Street, Entered by Maple II Block Association, Prospect-Lefferts Gardens
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
738 East 39th Street, Entered by Citizens for a Better Community, East Flatbush
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
3104 Snyder Avenue, Entered by Tilden Block Association, Flatbush
Greenest Block in Brooklyn 2014
145 Sterling Place, Entered by Sterling Place Block Association, Park Slope
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