Volunteers transforming Chestnut Street lot in Cypress Hills
Volunteers are hard at work sprucing up a section of Cypress Hills.
People from Brooklyn Nets, the Barclays Center and the Academy of Innovative Technology are together transforming an empty lot on Chestnut Street, near Jamaica Avenue, into a flourishing new garden.
The volunteers have already started cleaning up the area, and planting flowers and herbs. They’re also installing raised...