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2019[edit]

Jul 25 Mayor Bill de Blasio Unveils 'Green Wave' Bike Plan To Keep Cyclists Safe [1]

Mar 19 Composting in NYC [2]

'The Bronx City Park that is Making Public Land Forage-Friendly', Jan 1 [3]

2018[edit]

How Brooklyn ceramics collectives are sculpting a new generation of potters, Dec 11 [4]

South Bronx teens get creative about climate change, Oct 23 [5]

2017[edit]

This Brooklyn, New York Clean Energy Experiment Is Going Global, Nov 20 [6]

A Forest Floats on the Bronx River, With Free Produce, Jul 7 [7]

In Brooklyn, you can now sell solar power to your neighbors, May 23 [8]

NYC will get its first zero-waste store this spring, thanks to Lauren Singer, Apr 12 [9]

How One Person’s Small, Brave Compost Pile Changed New York City, Apr 8 [10]

The Freelance Contract Gives Gig Workers Fair Working Terms, Mar 20 [11]

Solar Experiment Lets Neighbors Trade Energy Among Themselves, Mar 13 [12]

Cycling levels increase 80% in five years, says New York DoT, Feb 9 [13]

2016[edit]

Every Tree in New York City, Mapped, Nov 4 [14]

The Largest Church In Brooklyn Is Going Solar, Sep 24 [15]

5¢ Fee on Plastic Bags Is Approved by New York City Council, May 5 [16]

Streetfighting woman: inside the story of how cycling changed New York, Mar 11 [17]

Floating Food Forest to Dock In New York Waters, March 7 [18]

2015[edit]

“GrowOnUs” floating water-filtering garden pops up on the Gowanus Canal, September 18 [19]

Mayor de Blasio Releases One New York: The Plan for a Strong and Just City, April 22 [20]

A Gorgeous Map of Every Street Tree in New York, Apr 14 [21]

2014[edit]

World’s First Electric Wooden Bike Launches in Brooklyn, May 17 [22]

2010[edit]

Beekeeping no longer illegal in New York City, [23] March 16

2008[edit]

Bloomberg offers windmill power plan. August 19. [24] Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg is seeking to put wind turbines on New York City's bridges and skyscrapers and in its waters as part of a push to develop renewable energy.

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CASwiki news articles have a focus on news of community action for sustainability. This article is an offshoot from CASwiki's New York City article and is for news and comment in that context.

Comment[edit]

2017

New York’s new climate program includes making friends — seriously. Here’s why. Jun 16 [25]

Stop 'N' Swap Events Make New York City More Sustainable, Apr 26 [26]

How Sharing Can Help Change Consumption Culture, Jan 25 [27]

2016

New nonprofit, Civic Hall Labs, aims to build tech for the public good, Jun 9 [28]

2015

Assessing Resilience Planning: Is the City Preparing Smartly for the Rising Risks of Climate Change? April 16 [29]

2014

SolidarityNYC: Transforming Our City through Economic Democracy, Jan 27 [30]

2011

The City As A Social Platform (VIDEO, just under 20 mins.), impressive presentation from Rachel Sterne, Chief Digital Officer for NYC, [31] August 16

See also[edit]


References

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  2. Shareable
  3. Civil Eats
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  5. Grist
  6. seeker.com
  7. nytimes.com
  8. @grist
  9. treehugger.com
  10. yesmagazine.org
  11. @Shareable
  12. nytimes.com
  13. cyclingindustry.news
  14. citylab.com
  15. @CleanTechnica
  16. New York Times
  17. The Guardian
  18. PSFK.com
  19. Inhabitat
  20. City of New York
  21. citylab.com
  22. Inhabitat New York City
  23. City Farmer News
  24. New York Times
  25. @grist
  26. @Shareable
  27. Shareable
  28. news.fastcompany.com
  29. gothamgazette.com
  30. @Shareable
  31. psfk.com


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