News Date: Saturday, April 18, 2009 – 9:15am
Go Green LES Allen Mall 6
Saturday, April 25th
2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Allen Mall 6, Lower East Side
Enter at Allen and Rivington
Come celebrate with Time’s Up! and Go Green Lower East Side as we bring one of the malls on Allen Street to life the Saturday after Earth Day. Time’s Up! will be offering FREE Bike Repair Education, Helmet and Safety Checks, and FREE Seed Planting Workshops. Plus dancing to the music of Rude Mechanical Orchestra!
The Department of Transportation has a bike lane redesign in the works for Allen Street and we’re excited by the potential for revitalization on the mall in the middle of Allen Street.
Other activities and events include:
FREE Green Maps for all
FREE Energy Efficiency Assessments & Evaluations
FREE Green Jobs summer training for students
FREE CFL Bulb Giveaway
Also check out the Youth Photo Exhibit and Vision for the Mall and Avenue of the Immigrants Exhibit
Other Group Involved:
Green Maps, New York Energy Smart, Win Win Campaign, Hester Street Collaborative, Green Market, LES Boys and Girls Club, LES BID, EcoBizNYC, NYRP, AAFE, Manhattan CB3, NYC Parks and Recreation
Manhattan Borough President Scott M. Stringer, NYS Senator Tom Duane, NYS Senator Daniel Squadron, Councilmember Alan Gerson, Councilmember Rosie Mendez, Assemblymember Brian Kavanagh