COVID-19 Updates from NCA

Greetings Newtown Creek Alliance Community,  In these difficult and uncertain days, we wanted to reach out and provide some information and updates in regards to what we are doing as an organization and how we may be able to help serve some of our local residents, businesses and Creek stewards. First, we want to extend […]

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2020 Events at Kingsland Wildflowers!

Join Newtown Creek Alliance for a series of open hours and hands-on gardening events to experience, enjoy and help keep the meadows of  Kingsland Wildflowers at Broadway Stages healthy, lush and ecologically productive. Located in the heart of industrial Greenpoint, with striking views of the Wastewater Treatment Plant, Newtown Creek and the Manhattan and Long […]

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NCA is Hiring: Seasonal Environmental Educator

***NOTE*** Due to safety measures put in place to slow the spread of the Coronavirus we have delayed filling of this position until further notice. ——————————————————————————- Seasonal Environmental Educator (April – October 2020) Newtown Creek Alliance is hiring a part-time educator to lead field trips and work with school groups twice a week throughout the […]

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Tell EPA We Need Action on CSO Reduction (Feb 28th Deadline)

The ‘OU-2 Proposed Plan’ is the first major decision the EPA is undertaking in the Superfund cleanup of Newtown Creek since the waterbody’s designation in 2010. The plan is specifically focussed on the impacts of chemicals discharged annually to the Creek via Combined Sewer Overflows (CSO). While the plan is rather complicated in the use […]

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