Tracking East Village Green Infrastructure & Waterlines


Sunday, May 8, 2022

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Want to know more about the impact of water on a frontline community over time? Join this Jane’s Walk with Green Map, MoRUS & LES Breathe!

About this event

Meet at the Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space (MoRUS) before tracking the subterranean streams that crossed the historical salt marsh around Avenue C and visiting nearby installed and planned green infrastructure. Presented by Green Map NYC and MoRUS with special guest, LES Breathe, who will bring air quality and temperature sensors along for the walk.

All ages welcome. At the 6th Street overpass we’ll decide whether to cross into the open section of East River Park or conclude back at MoRUS.

This Jane’s Walk & LES History Month event is part of Interference Archive’s Our Streets! Our City! Self-Determination & Public Space in NYC, an exhibition exploring collective and creative resistance used to reimagine public spaces and infrastructure; fight displacement; and transform urban planning processes.

This event is in partnership with the Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space and Green Map NYC as part of our programming around the forthcoming Our Streets! Our City! Self-determination and Public Space in NYC exhibition.

This event is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.