The New New York Activists: Urban Green Innovators

    When:
    April 27, 2015 all-day America/New York Timezone
    2015-04-27T00:00:00-04:00
    2015-04-28T00:00:00-04:00

    The New  New York Activists: Urban Green Innovators

    Monday, April 27 at 6:30 p.m.

    Museum of the City of New York

    Join Donnel Baird,  founder of BlocPower; Bomee Jung, City Planning Commissioner, and Deputy Director of the New York City Office of Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.; Peggy Shepard, Executive Director, WE ACT for Environmental Justice; Ashley Smith, graduate of Green City Force Corps (GCF), an AmeriCorps program; and moderator Georgia Levenson Keohane, Senior Fellow at New America and Director of the Program on Profits and Purpose,  for a conversation about how we can connect environmental and economic justice, balance ecological and development concerns, and strive for a greener—and more equitable—city.  Co-presented with New America NYC.  This event is presented as part of the City Museum’s Activist New York  program series, made possible by the Puffin Foundation. Free for Museum members; $12 for students/seniors; $16 for general public.