+ POOL

This timeline takes you through all things + POOL—from the launch to some big meetings—and soon to final design, permitting and construction.

July 20, 2017

Host teacher training for K-2 STEM curriculum about + POOL

July 13, 2017

Meeting with Assemblywoman Jo Anne Simon

July 13, 2017

Call with City Hall

July 12, 2017

Meeting with Assemblyman Joe Lentol

July 5, 2017

1st day of 2017 Summer Bluefish

March 27, 2017

Meeting at City Hall

February 21, 2017

Michelle Horowitz Joins the Board

July 5, 2016

Denied Planning Funds from the Regional Economic Development Council

June 14, 2016

Completed Mayor’s Office of Contract Services Training Course

June 7, 2016

Present to the Community Advisory Council at Brooklyn Bridge Park

April 9, 2016

Sharon Chang, Gary Handel and Michael Ventura Join the Board

February 5, 2016

Try to get liability insurance and all the providers say “we don’t insure water filtering-floating swimming pools”

January 11, 2016

Full + POOL Design Team Meet with DEC Marine Division

January 6, 2016

1st Meeting with City Hall

December 1, 2015

Meet with Open Space Alliance about sites in North Brooklyn

November 18, 2015

Meet with MTV

November 4, 2015

Talk to Queens Community Board about Prospective Sites

October 8, 2015

Hold Series of Site Workshops with Design Team

October 5, 2015

Talk with DEC about how to share our water quality data

June 10, 2015

Marc Kushner Hosts a Dinner Party at his House

March 25, 2015

Environmental Lawyers Sive, Paget & Reisel Join the Team

March 15, 2015

Law Firm Bryan Cave Joins the Team

January 14, 2015

Meet with Two Trees about Domino Sugar Factory

March 21, 2014

Meet NYC Parks + DEC on Float Lab

April 6, 2013

Win ACEC Award for Engineering Excellence

December 4, 2012

Meet Venetia Lannon, Regional Director @ Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)

September 7, 2012

Meet with Eva Franch & Kara Meyer @ Storefront about fundraising

November 2, 2011

Create Roadmap of Permitting and Approvals Process

October 15, 2010

Attend Vision 2020 Public Meeting

August 16, 2010

Meet Cassie from Kickstarter to ask advice on crowdfunding

August 3, 2010

Walk out of meeting after developer wants to turn + POOL into private club

July 23, 2010

PSFK calls + POOL the Future of Water Recreation

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