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Today: Attend CB 2 Meeting to Stop Plans to Build on the Garden!

Show decision makers that we want Elizabeth Street Garden saved. Attend today's hearing from 6:30 7:30 p.m. and wear GREEN. Bodies count!

1. Attend the Community Board 2 (CB 2) Working Group on Affordable Housing Development Meeting Wednesday, Jan. 20, 6:30 p.m.
Scholastic Auditorium
557 Broadway (between Prince and Spring streets)
2. Share this message with your neighbors and friends, especially those who live in the neighborhood, via email or social media.
Background: New York City's Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) will present an "intended process and timeline for a Request for Proposals (RFP) for an affordable housing development at Elizabeth Street Garden." This RFP process would invite developers to submit proposals for a construction project that would destroy the Garden.

For additional meeting details, why it is important that you attend, and a roster of elected officials and parks and community organizations that support saving the Garden, visit
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See you in the Garden.
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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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