Amboy Neighborhood Garden

Name:Amboy Neighborhood Garden
Address:199 Amboy Street
Cross Streets:Sutter and Blake
Neighborhood:Brownsville, Brooklyn
Year Founded:12/1/1975

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Ornamental trees and shrubs, lawn, vegetable and flower beds. Benches, picnic tables, BBQ area with wrought iron fencing & play space for children. Dedicated by Mayor Ed Koch in 1984, this Plant-A-Lot sponsored community garden and playground has been providing recreational play space for the Amboy Day Care Center children for early 20 years.




Q & A with June Russell, talking about her incredible work reinvigorating grain growing in the Northeast. 

  • Greenmarket

    Our network of farmers markets, Youthmarkets, Fresh Food Box pick-ups, and Greenmarket Co. ensures that all New Yorkers have access to the freshest, healthiest local food.

  • Recycle

    We blanket the five boroughs with resources like textile and food scrap collection, Stop 'N' Swaps, and free training to make waste reduction easy for all.

  • Garden

    We build and rejuvenate community & school gardens in all 5 boroughs, and support even more gardens through volunteer days, technical assistance, school garden grants, & more.

  • Teach

    We foster future environmental stewards by providing 60,000 children each year with programs that provide meaningful interactions with the natural environment.