By Brooklyn Reader

May 2, 2014, 9:58 am

greenest-block-brooklyn-first-place-2011Calling all block associations to register now for the 20th annual Greenest Block in Brooklyn Contest! The deadline is June 1, 2014.gbb_block
Sponsored by the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens, the Greenest Block in Brooklyn contest is free and open to all residential and business blocks in Brooklyn. Entrants must be a block association, merchant association, business-improvement district, civic or neighborhood organization.
GreenestBlockE25The top winners, to be announced in August, will receive prizes for their block.To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s – Children’s Garden, this year’s Greenest Block contest will offer a special award for Best Children’s Gardening Project.For assistance entering your block, please call (718)623-7250 or email[email protected]

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