Attend the hearing today to save the Garden from destruction!
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ATTEND LMDC's Hearing Today to Save the Garden From Destruction!

Show decision makers that we want Elizabeth Street Garden saved. Attend today's hearing and wear GREEN. Bodies count!

LMDC Hearing —
Thursday, Sept. 17, 4:30 – 7 p.m.
Arrive before 6 p.m. to make an impact! Wear GREEN and bring a photo ID.
Borough of Manhattan Community College Fiterman Hall
245 Greenwich St., 13th Floor
(Barclay Street side entrance, two blocks north of World Trade Center) [map]

Background: Lower Manhattan Development Corporation (LMDC) is considering a grant to New York City Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) for an affordable housing project at Elizabeth Street Garden. LMDC is holding a public forum to hear comments regarding potential projects to be supported with federal funds. Members of the public are invited to share their ideas and comments with LMDC at this public forum. For additional information and FAQs, visit

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Friends of Elizabeth Street Garden Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization incorporated in 2014 in New York with the mission to preserve Elizabeth Street Garden as a unique public green, open space and NYC Park. Contributions made for the charitable purposes of Friends of Elizabeth Street Garden are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

A copy of the latest annual report may be obtained, upon request, from Friends of Elizabeth Street Garden, 235 Elizabeth St., Ste. 23, New York, NY 10012 or the New York State Attorney General’s Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, Third Floor, New York, NY 10271.

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