Gowanus Dredgers & Gowanus Canal in the News


20 JunPermits Filed For 491 Baltic Street, Boerum Hill, Brooklyn

18 Jun / Rock ’n’ row: Guitarist performs while canoeing Gowanus Canal

12 Jun / City Planning Presents Gowanus Framework To Community Board 6

11 Jun / The Gowanus Challenge: Super Fun Race On Superfund Site

6 Jun / Gowanus Planning Framework is Out

31 MayVIDEO: Birding along the Gowanus Canal

30 MayCan the Gowanus Canal’s industrial past be saved?

29 MayEPA And National Grid Reach Major Agreement On Gowanus Canal Superfund Site Cleanup

22 May / Coalition Proposes Gowanus Landmarks Prior To Rezoning

22 May / Rock the boats! Five ways to get on the waves this summer

18 May / City’s Latest Proposal for Public Space in Gowanus Canal Cleanup Meets With Conflicting Responses

15 May / A Canoe Trip in the Gowanus Canal

9 May / For the love of filth: Gowanusaurs come together to celebrate canal, neighborhood

24 AprSeal Spotted Swimming In Gowanus Canal

22 AprClean Water Activist Takes Plunge In Toxic Gowanus Canal To Make A Point

19 AprWalentas buys Gowanus site, but councilman vows fight if developer seeks residential rezoning

11 Apr / Candlelight Vigil Held To Save Gowanus Station

9 Apr / Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club Gets Ready For A New Season

3 Apr / Crab with a side of chemicalsOn the hook

22 MarBrooklyn For a Day: Don’t Think, Just Go-wanus

19 MarA Gowanus Shelter for the Animals of Brooklyn

2 MarYears Of Construction On 3rd Avenue Impacts Gowanus Small Businesses

1 MarLandlord Selling Off Gowanus Site Co-Owned With Kushner

15 Feb Domain Companies buys another Gowanus development site

31 Jan / Two Trees buys huge commercial sites in Gowanus

30 Jan / EPA Expands Scope of Hudson River PCB Cleanup Analysis

24 Jan / What can 311 noise complaints in Gowanus tell us about gentrification?

8 JanGowanus development presents timely opportunity

4 Jan / 550-Seat Restaurant Overlooking Gowanus Canal To Open In Spring


20 Dec / Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club Says It’s Staying Put Despite Development

7 Dec / Gowanus Sewage Cleanup Will Clear Out Several Businesses

21 NovAs Gowanus Rezoning Approaches, Owners on Canal’s Banks Looking to Cash In or Stay Put

21 Nov / 9 Great Places to Eat in Gowanus

17 Nov / South Brooklyn Network - Gowanus Superfund Town Hall

27 Oct / DNAinfo - Gowanus May Get 90-Foot-Wide Flood Gate

25 Oct / Brooklyn Paper - Hell or high water

13 Oct / New York Times - Can Gowanus Survive Its Renaissance?

13 Oct Brooklyn Paper - The water’s fine: Gowanus Canal more swimmable each year

11 Oct / Brooklyn Paper - Splashing through sludge

11 Sep / BKLYNER - Brooklyn Book Festival: A Week Of Literary Events

29 Aug / Readings on Canoes, Party in Park Among Brooklyn Book Festival’s Bookend Events

24 Aug / NY1 News - The Revolutionary Borough Remembering the Battle of Brooklyn

9 AugBrooklyn Daily Eagle - Try our self-guided walking tour of the Gowanus Canal

2 Aug / DNAinfo - Gowanus Canal Bulkheads Collapse

21 Jun / BKLYNER - Cloud Drift: Public Art Project Flies Banners Over The Gowanus Canal

7 Feb / Whole Foods Got $12.9M Tax Credit For Building in Polluted Gowanus

17 JanScientists Say It's Safe To Kayak The Gowanus AND Selectively Eat The Canal Fish


13 Dec / DNAinfo - National Grid Wants to Raise Heat Bills to Pay for Gowanus Canal Cleanup

2 Nov How a “Sponge Park” Will Clean up Notoriously Polluted NYC Waterway

24 Oct / Staten Island Advance - National Grid proposes 3-year rate hike


1 Aug / Smells like amenity


19 Oct / Dredging the World of New York City's Waterways


1 Aug / A rancid canal runs through it


21 Oct / On the Waterfront

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