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Queens block 16103, lots 83, 84

Information about this lot

There are 2 lots grouped here:
  • Queens block 16103, lot 83 (318 BEACH 84 STREET). More details at OASIS.
  • Queens block 16103, lot 84 (322 BEACH 84 STREET). More details at OASIS.
Address: 318 BEACH 84 STREET, Queens, 11693
Area: 0.18 acres (7885 square feet)

Political Boundaries

City Council District 31 represented by Donovan J. Richards
Community District Queens 14 ( cbrock14@nyc.rr.com / 718-471-7300 ), district manager: Jonathan L. Gaska
Find all elected officials for this lot at Who Represents Me? NYC

Why is this lot here?

We think this lot is vacant because:

  • In MapPLUTO the city lists this lot's landuse as vacant.
  • In MapPLUTO the city lists this lot's building class as vacant.

Government Agency

New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services (public)
Contact: Kyle Daniels (212-386-0486)

News feed

Sept. 12, 2017, 10:03 a.m.
mara at 596 acres said

promising response from colleen, nyc park's chief of parklands and real estate:

Alderson, Colleen (Parks)
Sep 8 (4 days ago)

to Kelsey, mara, stephanie, organizers
Mara,
I am forwarding your correspondence to our Green Thumb Office and will confer with them on status of their review and then Kelsey and I can take any next steps.
Have a good weekend,
Colleen

Sept. 7, 2017, 11:53 p.m.
mara at 596 acres said

We sent a letter to NYC Parks' Chief of Parklands and Real Estate this week requesting the transfer of this lot to NYC Parks asap! Read it at http://596acres.org/letter-requesting-transfer-for-five-gardens/ -- with photos! Here's an excerpt:

August 31, 2017

Colleen Alderson
Chief of Parklands and Real Estate
NYC Department of Parks and Recreation
830 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10065

RE: Request for transfer of vacant lots to NYC Parks so they can become GreenThumb gardens

Dear Colleen,

With your help, five community gardens that GreenThumb has approved for transfer can become real.

In each case, groups of neighbors have completed the process for starting a new garden. They have identified which vacant lots on their blocks are in the inventory of NYC agencies that do not have active plans for them. They have committed to their future stewardship as community gardens, developing proposals with plans for how the space be used and how they will share the work of maintaining it. They have gained support from hundreds of fellow neighbors, local businesses, schools, community organizations, and their Community Boards. They have completed GreenThumb registration and met with their GreenThumb Outreach Coordinators who are ready to support them.

To make their visions real, people who live near these vacant lots have been requesting that they be transferred to the inventory of NYC Department of Parks and Recreation from the city agencies that do not have active plans for them. GreenThumb has approved these sites for transfer.

We are writing to request that you expedite the transfer of the following properties to NYC Parks. This will ensure they can be transformed from waste spaces that have long added to the hardships of life for those who live nearby, into the beautiful, inclusive community parks and gardens that these same people need and desire! Please enjoy the stories and the photos that follow:

...

Queens block 16103, lots 83, 84 on Beach 84th Street on the Bay in Rockaway Beach. Reference page with garden proposal: https://livinglotsnyc.org/lot/58968/

About Bay 84th Street Community Garden: Wanda McDowell, longtime resident of the block who works in construction, lives directly across the street from this lot and has been spearheading its transformation from a post-Superstorm Sandy dumping ground into a community garden. With a committed group of neighbors, the group gained support from the local Community Board.

We got an update from GreenThumb that their application was accepted last December, but that its transfer from DCAS to NYC Parks was slowed down by the possible need to apply for a wetlands permit from the State DEC, since it is so close to Jamaica Bay. You and I discussed that this might not actually be needed at the Community Board ULURP hearing on Maple Street’s acquisition, especially considering that community gardening has a mild impact on the environment and a beneficial one that is completely aligned with the DEC’s goal of protecting our coastal and aquatic environments.

May 23, 2017, 9:21 p.m.
mara at 596 acres uploaded
Bay 84th Street Community Garden Bylaws nice!
April 4, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
Paula said

The meeting with GreenThumb outreach coordinator Lilian Reyes has been rescheduled to Monday April 10 at 5pm.

April 4, 2017, 9:21 p.m.
Paula posted
We had a great meeting with council member ulrich' staff person!
We had a great meeting with council member ulrich' staff person!
March 30, 2017, 10:09 a.m.
mara at 596 acres said

it's happening! GreenThumb + garden stewards are meeting next Tuesday, April 4 at 5pm at the garden - Beach 84th Street north of Beach Channel Drive on the bay side.

Dec. 21, 2016, 10:55 a.m.
Paula at 596 Acres said

We got an update from GreenThumb: the application has been accepted BUT the Parks Department just learned that it needs to apply for a wetlands permit from the State DEC to be able to have a garden here because it's so close to the Bay. Carlos Martinez is following up and finding out whose job this is in the department and keeping us posted.

Nov. 1, 2016, 4:45 p.m.
Mara at 596 Acres said

Yesterday we sent NYC Parks GreenThumb the updated application for the Beach 84th Street Community Garden in Far Rockaway! We are so excited to have NYC Parks request jurisdiction of this vacant lot so that it can become the permanent community green space that neighbors want!

Oct. 25, 2016, 12:19 p.m.
Mara at 596 Acres uploaded
Updated Proposal for Beach 84th Street Community Garden Includes everything except for gardener volunteers' contact information.
Oct. 11, 2016, 10:40 a.m.
randi said

Excellent .. I too and a member of Rockaway Civic and are eager for the
this project
to happen!
Randi Savron

Oct. 10, 2016, 6:05 p.m.
Mara at 596 Acres uploaded
Updated Letter of Support from the local Rockaway Beach Civic Association
Sept. 23, 2016, 5:01 p.m.
Alexis Smallwood said

I support the Garden on 84th street.

Sept. 16, 2016, 5:49 p.m.
mara, 596 acres uploaded
Draft of Beach 84 Proposal Package Contents: - Draft of proposal (September 1, 2016) - Drawing of garden plan - Photos of garden site and planning process - Letters of support from the following: --- Executive Director R. David Gibbs of the Coastal Marine Resource Center, Power Rockaways Resilience (June 30, 2016) --- Site Manager Christine Beck and Program Director Carmen Ayala of Community Development Initiative (CDI) Head Start (August 16, 2016) --- Reverend Larry L. Shell, Sr. of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church (August 30, 2016) --- Craig Marinucci of Ebb-Tide Marina (November 6, 2015) --- Rockaway Beach Civic Association (April 19, 2015) --- District Manager Jonathan Gaska of Community Board #14 (April 22, 2015) - NYC Parks Suggested Plantings for Saline/Brackish Environments
Sept. 7, 2016, 1:59 p.m.
Mara (596 Acres) posted
Letter of Support from local Community Development Institute Head Start. August 16, 2016.
Letter of Support from local Community Development Institute Head Start. August 16, 2016.
Sept. 7, 2016, 1:57 p.m.
Mara (596 Acres) posted
Letter of Support from Craig Marinucci of Ebb Tide Marina with commitment of pro bono earth-moving equiptment and work. November 6, 2015.
Letter of Support from Craig Marinucci of Ebb Tide Marina with commitment of pro bono earth-moving equiptment and work. November 6, 2015.
Sept. 7, 2016, 1:54 p.m.
Mara (596 Acres) posted
Working together on the proposal for the garden. Sunday, August 28, 2016.
Working together on the proposal for the garden. Sunday, August 28, 2016.
Sept. 7, 2016, 1:53 p.m.
Mara (596 Acres) posted
The vacant lot on Sunday, August 28, 2016
The vacant lot on Sunday, August 28, 2016
Sept. 1, 2016, 5:49 p.m.
paula at 596 acres posted
Sept. 1, 2016, 5:49 p.m.
paula at 596 acres posted
Aug. 14, 2016, 1:15 p.m.
randi said

Great news. Keep us posted! Thanks. Also can you suggest some plants that ar=
e good for sandy soil to be used for decorative purposes as I know you once s=
ent a list .. To be put up against a fence, maybe that grows high like the "=
sea grass" stuff that they have planted all over Rockaway? Also any mosquito=
repair line plans that you know of?=20
Any way to get discounts on such plants for community gardens or a suggestio=
n in where to purchase? Thanks so much=20
Randi Savron=20

Aug. 4, 2016, 10:41 p.m.
wanda Mcdowell said

Oh yes. Thanks to Paula Z Segal @ 596 Acres. And to City Council District 31 represented by Donovan J Richardson, and Community District Queens 14/ Jonathan Gaska. And David Gibbs that takes time out of his busy schedule to help us. Also Isak Mendes that has been with me from the beginning through it all. Letters of support are now in progress and thing are moving in the right direction for our up coming community dream garden. We are in affect.

Aug. 4, 2016, 9:07 a.m.
paula at 596 acres said

Great news: letters of support from s local day care and church are on their way to Wanda. The proposal that NYC Parks needs to consider taking jurisdiction of these lots for stewardship by neighbors as a community garden is nearly done!

July 24, 2016, 1:47 p.m.
maureen j kraus said

any updates on 84th street???

June 30, 2016, 3:32 p.m.
paula at 596 acres uploaded
A letter of support from Power Rockaways Resilience for a garden here! R. David Gibbs Executive Director The Coastal Marine Resource Center, Power Rockaways Resilience 135 E. 71st St., Apt. 6A New York, NY 10021 e: david@thecmrc.org June 30, 2016 Wanda McDowell Beach 84th Street Community Garden 318 Beach 84th Street Rockaway Beach, NY 11693 To Whom It May Concern, I am writing in support of the Beach 84th Street Community Garden. I have been a resident of the Rockaways for three years during which time the organization, Power Rockaways resilience, which I am a founding member have been active in the Rockaway community as a implementor of renewable energy and resilience. This garden will provide a space for residents of all ages to meet and work together, as well as a place to educate and engage community members about local agriculture, healthy nutrition, sustainability, and community self­sufficiency. We look forward to collaborating with Ms. McDowell and Mr. Logan and the Beach 84th St. Garden on the utilization of renewable technologies to further enhance their ability to foster community development in the Rockaways. Sincerely, R. David Gibbs Executive Director The Coastal Marine Resource Center, Power Rockaways Resilience 
June 9, 2016, 12:58 p.m.
Paula at 596 Acres posted
Proposal started...
Proposal started... Wanda and I met today to put the proposal for this Rockaway lot's transfer to Parks together. She will be getting letters of support and having a meeting for future gardeners in the coming weeks. Stay tuned... Or get in touch to help: +1 (518) 693-9349
June 5, 2016, 8:47 p.m.
paula at 596 acres said

Here is a list of plants that thrive in environments where salt water is present. This will be great for the small constructed marshland in the front of the lot where the water comes in when the water table comes up.

https://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_about/parks_divisions/gnpc/pdf/salt_tolerant_species_list.pdf

The following species include those whose native habitats have a specific brackish or saline water level and/or can tolerate salt spray. These species may prove useful in coastal or roadside plantings depending on their other cultural requirements.

Trees
• Betula papyrifera– Paper birch
• Betula populifolia– Gray birch
• Celtis occidentalis– Hackberry
• Juniperus virginiana– Eastern red cedar
• Magnolia virginana– Sweet bay magnolia
• Nyssa slyvatica– Black tupelo
• Pinus rigida– Pitch pine
• Populus deltoides– Eastern cottonwood
• Prunus serotina– Black cherry
• Quercus alba– White oak
• Quercus bicolor– Swamp white oak
• Quercus coccinea– Scarlet oak
• Quercus palustris– Pin oak
• Quercus rubra– Red oak
• Quercus stellata– Post oak
• Quercus velutina– Black oak

Shrubs/Vines
• Amelanchier arborea– Common serviceberry
• Amelanchier canadensis– Canadian serviceberry
• Aronia arbutifolia– Red chokeberry
• Aronia melanocarpa– Black chokeberry
• Baccharis halmifolia– Groundsel tree
• Cephalanthus occidentalis– Buttonbush
• Clethra alnifolia– Sweet pepperbush
• Gaylussacia baccata– Black huckleberry
• Ilex glabra– Inkberry
• Iva fructescens– Saltmarsh elder
• Lindera benzoin– Spicebush
• Myrica pensylvanica– Bayberry
• Prunus maritima– Beachplum
• Rhus copallinum– Winged sumac
• Rhus glabra– Smooth sumac
• Rhus typhina– Staghorn sumac
• Rosa carolina– Pasture rose
• Rosa virginiana– Low pasture rose
• Salix discolor– Pussy willow
• Sambucus canadensis– Black elderberry
• Vaccinium angustifolium– Lowbush blueberry
• Vaccinium corymbosum– Highbush blueberry
• Viburnum dentatum– Southern arrowwood
• Vitis labrusca– Fox grape

Herbs
• Arctostaphylos uva–ursi– Bearberry
• Cakile edethula– Sea rocket
• Eupatorium album– White thoroughwort
• Hibiscus moscheutos– Marsh mallow
• Lathyrus maritimus– Beach pea
• Lechea maritima– Beach pinweed
• Limonium carolinianum– Marsh rosemary
• Maianthemum canadense– Canada mayflower
• Oenthera biennis– Common evening primrose
• Opuntia humifusa– Eastern prickly pear
• Solidago sempervirens– Seaside goldenrod
• Symphyotrichum novi–belgii– New York aster

Graminoids
• Ammophila brevigulata– Beachgrass
• Distichlis spicata– Saltgrass
• Juncus gerardii– Blackgrass
• Panicum amarum– Bitter panicgrass
• Panicum virgatum– Switchgrass
• Schizachyrium scoparium– Little bluestem
• Scirpus maritimis– Seaside bulrush
• Scirpus pungens– Commpon threesquare
• Scirpus robustus– Saltmarsh rush
• Scirpus validus– Soft stem bulrush
• Spartina alternifolia– Smooth cordgrass
• Spartina patens– Saltmeadow grass
• Spartina pectinata– Prairie cordgrass

Aquatics
• Pontederia cordata– Pickerelweed
• Sagittaria latifolia– Broadleaf arrowhead
• Typha latifolia– Broadleaf cattail

Ferns
• Thelypteris palustris– Marsh fern

June 1, 2016, 9:48 a.m.
paula at 596 acres said

See you today!

Wed Jun 1, 2016
11am
at Rockaway Roasters, 9206, Rockaway Beach Blvd, Rockaway Beach, NY 11693

Email organizers@596acres.org with any questions

May 24, 2016, 5:02 p.m.
paula at 596 acres said

Join us to plan a proposal for this garden-to-be:

Wed Jun 1, 2016
11am
at Rockaway Roasters, 9206, Rockaway Beach Blvd, Rockaway Beach, NY 11693

Email organizers@596acres.org with any questions

May 7, 2016, 12:27 p.m.
wanda Mcdowell said

I will stay tuned. Just keep me posted for new date for our Parks meeting

May 7, 2016, 12:23 p.m.
wanda Mcdowell said

So happy to know that things are looking up for Lots 84, 83. I was told the process is being slowed up. But people keep your fingers crossed for this project to speed up so the beautifying of these lots will start to bloom.

May 6, 2016, 12:47 p.m.
paula at 596 acres said

Our meeting with NYC Parks has been postponed - stay tuned!

May 4, 2016, 10:29 p.m.
Paula at 596 Acres said

We are going to meet Jeff Keiter, RLA Sustainability Coordinator for the NYC Parks Department Green Infrastructure unit on Tuesday May 10 at 1pm at the site. Come if you can - we will be discussing possible design solutions for managing the water that sometimes floods the block.

May 4, 2016, 5:35 p.m.
randi said

Thanks for the update. I am interested in helping with this project but
personally do not have the time or knowledge oh writing a proposal. Please
keep me posted.
Thanks
Randi Savron

May 4, 2016, 1:25 a.m.
paula at 596 acres said

It's time to put a full proposal together for this site!

The proposal should describe how the will design and steward the space with their 10+ members.

GreenThumb needs to understand the group's plans for physical improvements and social dynamics.

A proposal should also include a description of all the effort that organizers have made so far to seek help from 596 Acres and GreenThumb, as well as future plans to engage more greening institutions (like GrowNYC), and green infrastructure groups. And of course letters of support from local groups excited the use the garden, like schools and daycares and block associations, would also be good things to include as part of the plan.

April 13, 2016, 8:15 a.m.
RHUANDA said

Good Morning

I would like to take this time out to thank Paula and any one else involved in posting the lots I am Involved in and all of the pictures and valuable information connected to the lots. Thank you for letting me be a part of this amazing journey we will be partaking in an letting me be come a organizer. I admit I will be new to a lot of things but I'm sure I will be helpful in many other ways. So if any one needs me as you see my e-mail is posted and I will be looking forward to meeting other people involved this program.

April 9, 2016, 6:05 p.m.
randi said

Great news! Thank you!

April 9, 2016, 5:50 p.m.
paula at 596 acres posted
The lot on April 8, 2016
The lot on April 8, 2016
April 9, 2016, 5:50 p.m.
paula at 596 acres posted
Wanda & Joe
Wanda & Joe
April 9, 2016, 5:45 p.m.
paula at 596 acres said

We have asked Council Member Donovan Richards' staff to request that NYC Department of Sanitation finish leveling the lots to prepare them for use as a garden.

We have also requested the NYC Department of Transportation and Parks Green Infrastructure unit consider these lots and the surrounding block for a project. You can find out more about the Green Infrastructure program here: http://www.nycgovparks.org/greening/green-infrastructure

April 6, 2016, 4:10 p.m.
596 said

And Wanda and Joe, who are the local residents taking the lead! They are well on their way and would love to include you. Check out the letters here for some context:
http://livinglotsnyc.org/media/files/Beach_84_Letters_of_Support.pdf

April 6, 2016, 4:05 p.m.
Randi Savron said

Thanks for the update and the pic Paula! Looking forward to getting this project going along with Travis.

April 1, 2016, 6:52 p.m.
paula posted
April 1, 2016, 6:52 p.m.
Isak Mendes said

EDC Hold was lifted

GreenThumb is drafting letter to DCAS to place hold on the lot.

DSNY leveling site on 3/31/16
4.If and when the hold is placed on the DCAS vacant lot NYC Parks Department will assess transfer of jurisdiction from DCAS to a Parks Department-community garden based on site conditions and proposal from community group and letters of support already submitted to GreenThumb.

March 30, 2016, 10:05 a.m.
Paula at 596 Acres said

EDC's hold on this lot - which was from 2009 - is being lifted. NYC Parks can now request jurisdiction for use as a community garden.

March 29, 2016, 2:38 p.m.
paula at 596 acres said

Just sent this note to EDC:
"I am hoping to get in touch with whomever at EDC it was or is managing the "hold" on Queens block 16103, lots 83, 84 (http://livinglotsnyc.org/lot/58968/). The hold appears to have been put on the property in connection with a ferry study in 2009 by EDC.

I am working with a local community group that has successfully petitioned NYC Parks to take jurisdiction over the property for a community garden but this hold is making the transfer impossible.

Thank you so much for your attention."

Jan. 28, 2016, 4:21 p.m.
paula at 596 acres posted
Slide by Isak
Slide by Isak
Jan. 28, 2016, 4:21 p.m.
paula at 596 acres posted
photo taken by Isak
photo taken by Isak
Jan. 28, 2016, 4:20 p.m.
paula at 596 acres posted
photo taken by Isak
photo taken by Isak
Jan. 28, 2016, 4:20 p.m.
paula at 596 acres posted
photo taken by Isak
photo taken by Isak
Jan. 28, 2016, 4:17 p.m.
paula at 596 acres uploaded
Letters of support from the Local Civic and the Community Board! Queens Community Board 14 used the process for issuing this letter that they designed at our urging last year. See: http://596acres.org/news/2014/08/21/community-boards/ "One of the most interesting meetings we encountered was with Queens CB14 in the Rockaways, who has yet to experience a group seeking a letter of support despite their excessive amount of vacant, City-owned land. Our presentation prompted a discussion immediately following the meeting to lay out guidelines for what they want to see from neighbors asking for their support." Nice work, everyone!
Dec. 29, 2015, 2:33 p.m.
paula at 596 acres said

Thanks, Isak!

And nice to meet you Randi.

Isak - it would be great to have some specific information about what Parks is thinking how flooding can be mitigated (e.g. the lot can be raised; the garden can be constructed as a series of walkways that actually takes advantage of the wetlands as a feature, etc). This can be incorporated in a presentation to the Community Board and the Council Member.

Taylor and Randi,

Here is a sample proposal package for another garden in Rockaway.

Proposal: http://livinglotsnyc.org/media/files/edgemerewoutsignatures.pdf

Plan Drawing Draft: http://livinglotsnyc.org/media/files/Garden_drawing_for_Edgemere_Coalition_Garden.JPG

Final Drawings: http://livinglotsnyc.org/media/files/Edgemere_Coalition_Final.pdf

Letters of Support from Community Board 14 & Frank Avenue Civic Association: http://livinglotsnyc.org/media/files/Letters_of_Support_Edgemere_Coalition.pdf

The organizers put the proposal and drawings together before approaching the Community Board or the local civic association and asking for their support.

Queens Community Board 14’s new policy about issuing letters of support for community gardens is that you must have a letter from the local civic association if there is one for the block where the proposed garden is. Do you know if there is one?

If there is none of these civic associations cover the block you are working on, the community board would like to see written support from neighbors on the block. You can print and use the attached petition form to gather their signatures. If there is a civic association, showing them that neighbors already support the project will be good way to get them on board.

You will need to present to both the Parks Committee of Queens Community Board 14 and, once you have their approval to the full community board.

Here is a recap of your next steps:


  1. Find out if there is a Civic Association that covers your area (you can try calling 718-471-7300 Community Board district manager: Jonathan L. Gaska next week)

  2. Get signatures from the neighbors (use the petition linked from the lot's page)

  3. Develop a written proposal and a draft plan for the garden space (like the one linked above)

  4. Get a letter from the Civic if there is one (like the one from the Frank Avenue Civic)

  5. Schedule a presentation for the community board Parks Committee (email CBROCK14C@nyc.rr.com asking for a meeting)

  6. Meet with the Community Board Parks Committee and get approval (show them all the documents you have gathered)

  7. Schedule a presentation for the Full Community Board (cbrock14@nyc.rr.com / 718-471-7300 ), district manager: Jonathan L. Gaska)

  8. Make a presentation to the Full Community Board, which meets month at KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS, 333 BEACH 90TH

  9. Get a letter from the Community Board

  10. Put the letters, signatures and proposal together and send to GreenThumb

I suggest having a meeting with Wanda and Joe (who don’t use email) and other neighbors on your block to review this message and get started! Let me know if you would like me or another 596 Acres network person to attend that meeting.

And let me know if you have questions!

Dec. 29, 2015, 2:31 p.m.
paula at 596 acres said

Isak at GreenThumb said:

 

Wanda McDowell and her husband Joe Logan, neighbors who saw signs on this lot that 596 Acres put up in 2012, are the lead organizers for the Beach 84th parcels. I would recommend connecting with them and petitioning your local community board and council member about your interest in transforming this lot into a community garden. The Deputy Director of GreenThumb Carlos Martinez is in conversation about the parcels with DCAS, whom currently has jurisdiction over the lot, and the Parks Planning Dept. about the possibility of transferring the jurisdiction to the Parks department, which will then allow us to start the process of transforming the lot into a growing space. We are dealing with some literal obstacles though with this space because it floods pretty easily during rain events and it appears it was some type of post Sandy dumping ground. Nonetheless we are definitely pushing for this to be a community garden but awaiting for approval from DCAS and the Parks Dept.

Dec. 29, 2015, 2:29 p.m.
paula at 596 acres uploaded
Blank Petition for Beach 84th Street Garden Print this to collect signatures!
Oct. 19, 2015, 11:34 a.m.
paula at 596 acres said

Folks are organizing here, with the help of Isak Mendes (Brooklyn & Queens Outreach Coordinator for GreenThumb, (212) 602-5314, Isak.Mendes@parks.nyc.gov).

People who live across the street from this lot saw the signs we put up on the fence here with GreenThumb's phone number and reached out directly!

We're looking forward to connecting them with the 596 Acres network!

March 27, 2014, 3:25 p.m.
Mary @ 596 Acres said

This lot was included in a City auction in December 2013 (see http://www.nyc.gov/html/dcas/downloads/pdf/auctions/sales_auction_brochure.pdf). The lot was not sold. The fact that the City is putting it up for sale is a clear indication that there are no agency plans for its use. This would be a great candidate to get some plans for. It would be wonderful if neighbors could convince GreenThumb to request the transfer of this lot to the Parks Department for use as a community garden.

July 4, 2013, 4:06 p.m.
Paula at 596 Acres said

This lot was part of the 2012 City Surplus Auction and no one bid on it. http://www.nyc.gov/html/dcas/html/business/sales_updates.shtml This makes it a good organizing target since its clear the city has no plans for it at this time.

Aug. 25, 2012, 6:34 p.m.
Paula at 596 Acres said

We put a sign on this lot today!