Environment, Open Space & Parks
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Agenda:

1. Call to Order– Adoption of the Agenda

2. Announcements

3. Informational updates (20 minutes)

a. Randall’s Island Park Alliance
b. NYC Parks
c. Marcus Garvey Park

4. Presentations & Discussions

a. Update by Pleasant Village Community Garden on progress with Building Healthy Communities ‘Increase Capacity to Grow [Food]’ grant project and request to support the halting of development on HPD property (10 minutes) – presentation

i. Christine Johnson, Pleasant Village Community Garden

b. Presentation by 5G Wakeup Call and request to endorse letter to East Harlem residents to deny installment of 5G wireless cell towers until deemed safe by independent scientific and legislative investigations (10 minutes)

i. Stephanie Low, 5G Wakeup Call
ii. Doug Wood, Grassroots Environmental Education

c. Committee discussion regarding the FY 2021 Executive Budget (10 minutes)

5. New Business

a. Introduction to East 125th Street Corridor Visioning by Jessica Morris (5 minutes)

6. Old Business

a. Update on Letter of Inquiry to NYC Parks regarding “Richard Toussaint Park” Letter of Support from April 2018

7. Adjournment