Rain Barrels NYC

NEW YORK CITY RAIN BARREL GIVEAWAYS HAVE BEGUN AGAIN!

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New dates and locations will be added as information becomes available. Check back often or JOIN OUR WAITLIST to be notified when new sales are announced.
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You can also contact your local elected official to inquire about their upcoming giveaway dates. Find your elected officials at http://www.mygovnyc.org/

Register to pick up your FREE rain barrel at your elected official's event. Contact past event locations to see if extras are available:

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Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions Club

State Senator Joseph Addabbo Jr. is partnering with the Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions Club and the NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to host a rain barrel giveaway event in Richmond Hill on Saturday, Aug. 13, 2022

Allerton Playground, The Bronx

Council Member Marjorie Velázquez@cmmvelaz Rain Barrel Giveaway Saturday, July 30 the corner of Allerton Ave and Throop Ave, outside Allerton Playground, Bronx, NY 10469 Reserve your barrel: https://bit.ly/3ciQ9nK

Queens Botanical Garden

Rain Barrel Giveaway with City Council Member Sandra Ung. District 20 residents can receive a FREE rain barrel at this giveaway. Rain barrels capture water from a roof and hold it for later use such as on lawns, gardens or indoor plants. SATURDAY, JULY 23, 10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM FREE; First-come, first-served

IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS, CONTACT THE OFFICE OF SANDRA UNG: PHONE: (718) 888-8747 EMAIL: DISTRICT20@COUNCIL. NYC.GOV

New York Families for Autistic Children (NYFAC)

State Senator Joe Addabbo to sponsor with @JoannAriola32 ,NYC DEP and New York Families for Autistic Children (NYFAC) this free rain barrel giveaway event. Call to reserve your barrel!

Brooklyn Community Board 9 Community Fair

RAIN BARREL GIVEAWAY from 11AM to 2PM at the Brooklyn Community Board 9 Community Fair. If you are interested in a rain barrel, please fill out the google form below. Rain Barrel Giveaway Signup: https://forms.gle/TiC3PtPe4QnJ5soY9… View flyer for more information!! https://conta.cc/3N0l8CN

Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)

Join Council Member Ari Kagan @CMAriKagan47 this Sunday, May 15th, 11:30AM at 2439 86th Street, for a rain barrel distribution. The office is partnering with the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to provide these rain barrels, and there are limited supplies, so first come first serve!

PAST EVENTS:

Saturday, April 6, 2019 (8:30 am - 10:00am)

Senator Comrie, Assemblywoman Hyndman, and Councilman Miller are partnering with NYC DEP to host a rain barrel giveaway. Call (718)-765-6359 for more information - One barrel per individual and per household. Reserved barrels will be held until 9AM. First come first serve after 9AM. Please pick up your rain barrels at Roy Wilkins Recreation Center: 177th Street & Baisley Blvd. Jamaica, NY.

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Saturday, May 18th (12PM - 2PM)

Senator Biaggi and Assemblyman Marcus Crespo are partnering with NYC DEP to host a rain barrel giveaway. Call (718)-893-0202 for more information and to reserve your rain barrel - One barrel per individual and per household. Reserved barrels will be held until 12:30PM. First come first serve thereafter. Please pick up your rain barrels at 15 White Plains Road, Bronx, NY, 10473.

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Saturday, June 8th (10AM-1PM)

Councilman Justin Brannan and Senator Andrew Gounardes are partnering with NYC DEP to host a rain barrel giveaway. One barrel per individual and per household. Please pick up your rain barrels at St Anselm Church Parking Lot (82nd Street at 4th Ave).

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Free Rain Barrel Giveaway in Carroll Park: 7/14/2019

Join Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon for a rain barrel giveaway, co-sponsored with the Friends of Carroll Park, on Sunday, July 14th in Carroll Park (Smith Street between Carroll St. & President St.), from 10am - 2pm. Water collected can be used to water gardens and for other outdoor chores. These 60-gallon barrels capture storm water before it enters the sewer system to help prevent sewage overflows from entering into our local waterways. Barrels can connect directly to your downspout to capture and store rain water. Rain barrels are provided by the NYC Department of Environmental Protection, through the NYC Green Infrastructure Plan. If you’d like to reserve a rain barrel, please email simonj@nyassembly.gov or call my office at 718-246-4889.

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Saturday, April 7, 2018 (9:00 am - 11:am)

Visit Snug Harbor to pick up your FREE rain barrel, courtesy of the NYC Department of Environmental Protection.  The DEP is giving away 100 brand new rain barrels by the red barn on the southeast corner of campus near the Heritage Farm–first come, first served.

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Saturday, April 14, 2018  (10:00 am - 12:00 pm); Saturday, April 28 (9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Reserve in advance using Eventbrite to secure one. Register at THIS LINK

The Friends are partnering with Bronx Community Board No. 8, NYC Water, Senator Klein, Assemblyman Dinowitz and Councilman Cohen to distribute Rain Barrels to NYC residents. Limited Supply of Rain Barrels. Friends of Van Cortlandt Park enter the Park at Broadway and Mosholu Avenue Garden & Compost Site, Bronx New York 10471

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You must CALL AHEAD to reserve a rain barrel. Please call Congressman Donovan's Brooklyn District Office to reserve your barrel today: 718-630-5277 Please pick up your barrels from Knights of Columbus Parking Lot 1305 86th Street, Brooklyn. NY 11228

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Sunday, April 15, 2018  (11:00 AM – 2:00 PM)

District residents only. You must CALL AHEAD to reserve a rain barrel. Please call one of the following offices to reserve your barrel today: Assemblyman Daniel Rosenthal 718-969-1508 or Congressman Joseph Crowley 718 - 779 - 1400 Please pick up your barrels from the Poppenhusen Institute 114-04 14th Road, College Point, New York 11356

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Saturday, April 21 at 10 AM - 1 PM

We are giving away FREE Rain Barrels which can be used to capture storm water from your roof and store it for future uses like watering lawns or gardens. You must RSVP to reserve a rain barrel by calling 718-327-7017.
Springfield Gardens Park, 146th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard

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Saturday, April 28, 2018 ( 8:30 am - 10:00 am)

For more information visit - http://jamaica311.com/event/rain-barrel-giveaway-5/

 

Reserved barrels can be picked-up only between 8:30 AM and 9 AM; after 9 AM first come, first served. One rain barrel per household, all parties must be present for distribution, and photo ID may be requested at pick-up. Expect more giveaway dates at a later time. Please call Senator Comrie’s office at (718) 765-6359 to reserve a rain barrel for pick up.

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State Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., Assemblyman Brian Barnwell, and City Councilman Bob Holden are teaming up to bring a free rain barrel giveaway. Register to pick up your free rain barrel between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 5 at Maspeth Federal Saving Bank, located at 56-18 69th Street in Maspeth.  Those who pre-register must pick up their rain barrels between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. Any remaining barrels will be given away on a first-come, first-serve basis.

To register to receive a rain barrel on May 5, contact either Addabbo’s Howard Beach office at 718-738-1111, Barnwell’s office at 718-651-3185, or Holden’s office at 718-366-3900, or visit https://www.nysenate.gov/questionnaires/joseph-p-addabbo-jr/free-rain-barrel-give-away-may-5-2018.

Addabbo is scheduled to collaborate with other elected officials to host additional rain barrel giveaways across his district. To find out more about these events, contact Addabbo’s Howard Beach office at 718-738-1111.

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City Council 38; Honorable Carlos Menchaca: Quantities are limited, first come, first served: Please call (718) 439-9012 or email Ivalladares@council.nyc.gov to reserve one. Sorry no deliveries.

Barrels are available for pick up at district office: 4417 4th Avenue, Sunset Park. They come with everything you need for self-service installation at a rain spout in your yard.

Saturday, July 21st, 1370 Inwood Avenue (off West 170th Street), our 2018 Free Rain Barrel Giveaway from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

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Saturday, July 28th

Costa Constantinides and Senator Michael Gianaris and Assemblywoman Aravella Simotas at Chappetto Square (Hoyt Avenue and 23rd Street) on Saturday, July 28th. To RSVP, email mcorbett@council.nyc.gov by Monday, July 23rd. Reserved barrels will only be held until noon, at which point they’ll be given on a first come, first serve basis.