Environment, Open Space & Parks

“The Parks committee is charged with the responsibility of working closely with the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation, its affiliated organizations, Elected Officials and other state and federal environmental agencies, to ensure the preservation, conservation, maintenance, renovation and enjoyment of East Harlem Parks, playgrounds, ball fields, recreational facilities, community gardens, riverbanks, open public land and green spaces for East Harlem citizens. This is to be accomplished by education, evaluation, and advocacy to ensure that the East Harlem community is represented properly.”

Committee Guidelines

Events & Outreach

Earth Day Conference 2022

Committee Chair:
Jessica Elliott

Malik McCullough

Staff Liaison:
Angel Mescain

1st Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm. Please check the calendar for the meeting location and agenda.

Presentation Requests

Complete a Request for Committee Presentation Form and submit it to the staff liaison.