2007 Green Buildings Open House

November 2, 2007

Thanks to all who participated in our Green Buildings Open House on October 6, 2007!

We offered bus, bike and walking tours in three boroughs, with an afterparty beginning at 2 pm at Habana Outpost in Brooklyn.

Bronx Bus Tours ($35; includes lunch and transit)

Bronx Bus Tour (AM), riding in the new Hunts Point CAT hybrid vehicle!

Tour Route:

  1. Bronx Library Center (10am)
  2. 1212 MLK (11am)
  3. Green Roof at County Courthouse (12noon)
  4. Lunch – BOEDC (12:40pm)

Bronx Bus Tour (PM), riding in the new Hunts Point CAT hybrid vehicle!

Tour Route:

  1. Lunch – BOEDC (12:40 pm)
  2. Parkview 1 (1:20)
  3. Tour of Globus Cork (2:15 pm)
  4. Sustainable South Bronx (3pm)
  5. Drop off at 149th and Grand Concourse (4pm)

Manhattan Walking Tours ($20)

Downtown Manhattan/Murray Hill

  1. NYC Administration of Children’s Services (9:30am-10:30am) Bus/subway to next destination
  2. 28 Bedford (10-11:45am)
  3. 140-142 West 4th St. (11:45am-12:30pm) Walk to next destination
  4. Broadway Loft (1-2 pm)

East Village

  1. 228 East Third Street (10:00am)
  2. 179 Rivington (12:00 noon)
  3. Science Barge (1:30pm)


Brooklyn Bus Tour ($35; includes lunch and transit)

  1. Birdbath Green Bakery 9:15
  2. Icehouse Apartments/Monti Building 10:00
  3. Greenbelt 11:20
  4. *Lunch break*
  5. Green Depot 12:55
  6. Habana Outpost 2:20

Brooklyn Bike tour ($25, includes lunch)

  1. 93 Nevins (10 am)
  2. Icehouse Apartments/Monti Building (11:30 am)
  3. *Lunch break*
  4. Brooklyn Brownstone (1:20 pm)
  5. Habana Outpost (2:40 pm)

We were part of NESEA’s 2007 Green Buildings Open House and the American Solar Energy Society’s National Solar Tour. GreenHomeNYC is the New York City Chapter if NESEA.


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