Preserve Washington Square Park
Other Sites to Check
Latest News
Site Intro and Why We're Here
Write to Politicians and the Press
The Article 78 Proceedings Against The Redesign
Your Blog, News, and Discussion Links
Move and RENAME the Fountain?
Show Me the Money!
Business As Usual In New York City
Would you buy a used Park from this man?
Redesign the Central Open Space?
What We Stand to Lose
Eminent Domain meets Manifest Destiny
Other Alternatives
The Arts in the Park
Music in the Park
Jon Rettich's Park Musician Sketches
Other Sites to Check
The Art Commission Hearing 01/09/2006
The Project For Public Spaces' Working Session and Findings
We're Community Board 2 And We're Here To Help
NYC Public Advocate Betsy Gotbaum's Testimony on the Renovation

Sites About the Park and Other Park-related Groups

The Emergency Coalition Organization to Save Washington Square Park was responsible for bringing the Article 78 Proceeding against the City. They continue to gather petitions to support the fight against the renovation. Click here for their website.

Open Washington Square Park Coalition -- Help us keep Washington Square Park open and public, support a plan reflecting your priorities: Rejuvenate, Don't Excavate!

The Greenwich Village Block Associations is a community wide coalition dedicated to preserving and improving the quality of life for residents of our historic community. It is a coalition of almost 35 smaller associations. The site includes links to most of them.

Washington Square Park Dog Run Association Yahoo Group -- This is the official Washington Square Park Dog Runs site representing New York City's finest dog runs. is a user-driven collaborative event calendar. Add events you are attending, or add events that are happening in the park. The link below takes you directly to Washington Square Park events.

Transportation Alternatives is a 5000-member NYC-area non-profit citizens group working for better bicycling, walking and public transit, and fewer cars. We work for safer, calmer neighborhood streets and car-free parks. Join T.A. today!

Wikipedia article about Washington Square Park with many cross-links

NYU Earth Matters - Earth Matters! is foremostly an NYU student pro environment group. We discuss and work on issues that draw concern for the environment. We are commited to promoting ecological sustainability through education, outreach and activism.

New York City Parks and Recreation Department Sites

New York City Department of Parks and Recreation main website. There are many links to different areas, and newsletters are available to request.

The Daily Plant is a daily newsletter from the Department of Parks and Recreation about their programs and accomplishments. Email newsletter available.

Partnership for Parks, run by the City Parks Foundation and the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation. Email newsletter available.

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