Monthly Archives: July 2011

Downtown Express: Talks begin to save Seaport Museum

Read at downtownexpress.com Talks begin to save Seaport Museum July 20, 2011 The grassroots group Save Our Seaport had a table at last weekend’s City of Water Day on Governors Island, petitioning visitors to get on board with their mission … Continue reading

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WNYC.org: Manhattan Community Board 1: City Council Should Hold Public Hearing on Seaport Museum

Read at wnyc.org Manhattan Community Board 1: City Council Should Hold Public Hearing on Seaport Museum By Abbie Fentress Swanson : Interactive Content Producer On Tuesday, Manhattan’s Community Board 1 Seaport/Civic Center Committee passed a resolution calling for the City … Continue reading

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City Of Water Day Pictures and Recap

Saturday was City Of Water Day, at Governors Island, Liberty State Park, and all around the harbor. Our volunteers were out in force manning three tables, collecting signatures, explaining our mission, and enjoying the day. The participating ships came together … Continue reading

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Schooner Pioneer Moves! …300 feet.

Our eyes in Brooklyn sent photographic evidence that Pioneer has swapped places with Marion M. and is at her proper home at the float near the end of Pier 16. This likely means that she is preparing for her required … Continue reading

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Join Us On City Of Water Day!

This coming Saturday, July 16th, is going to be a very big one for Save Our Seaport, and should be lots of fun as well. It’s City Of Water Day! The Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance says, “From the upper Hudson to … Continue reading

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Banners!

Yesterday Save Our Seaport volunteers gathered at an undisclosed location in Brooklyn to create banners for next weekend’s City Of Water Day Festival. There was much cutting, stretching, stenciling, drawing, and painting, plus a little beer, a little sunburn, and … Continue reading

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This Weekend in Save Our Seaport – How Can You Help?

OK, better late than never, we have some clarity about this weekend. Saturday, July 9th, we will not be collecting signatures. Instead, we will be making Save Our Seaport banners for the ships participating in next weekend’s City Of Water … Continue reading

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