Tag Archives: newtown creek

Job Opening: Seasonal Greenspace Steward (Part-time)

(April – October 2023) Description Newtown Creek Alliance (NCA) is a community based non-profit with the mission to Reveal, Restore, and Revitalize Newtown Creek, a Superfund waterway that borders Brooklyn and Queens. As part of our on the ground work, NCA oversees and manages various greenspaces, pollinator gardens, street-end access sites, and curbside rain gardens. […]

Read More

Job Opening: Office Administrator + Grants Manager (Full Time)

Description NCA is hiring a highly organized and self-motivated Office Administrator and Grant Manager. This position will work directly with NCA’s Executive Director to complete a variety of administrative tasks necessary to maintain and grow organizational operations.  About NCA Newtown Creek Alliance (NCA) is a community based non-profit with the mission to Reveal, Restore, and […]

Read More

UHI Summer Research Fellowship

In 2022, NCA was awarded a three-year New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Community Impact Grant to facilitate an educational research program analyzing the Urban Heat Island Effect (UHI) around Newtown Creek. During the program, New Yorkers are given the opportunity to design their own studies regarding UHI in and around Newtown to explore […]

Read More