In Gowanus, Stalled Canal Clean-Up Leads Community & Developers to Align Brooklyn Reader February 15, 2016 February 15, 2016, 6:33 pm Joseph Alexiou is the author of Gowanus: Brooklyn’s Curious Canal and a former editor at Time Out New York. He’s also licensed New York City tourguide and unabashed francophile. [Along the banks of the Gowanus. Photo by Nathan Kensinger for Curbed] Soon, the EPA is due to announce a […] Click here to view original web page at ny.curbed.com Want to write for us? We're looking for interns and experienced writers! Go here for more information.