Glen Cove Downtown BID

BEAUTIFIES DOWNTOWN WITH FLOWER BASKETS
 

Glen Cove, NY – The Glen Cove Downtown Business Improvement District purchased 83 hanging flower baskets to grace the light poles of the downtown commercial district.

 

Brian Mercadante, a Downtown BID board member and Chairperson of its Capital Improvements Committee with Francine Koehler, BID Executive Director, in front of baskets on Glen Street.

Three extra-large baskets make a dramatic impact at the parking plaza in front of City Hall.

Working with the City’s Beautification Commission, the baskets are installed and maintained. This is the twelfth year that the Downtown BID has provided live plants for the downtown.   

 

The beautiful new baskets, supplied by F&M Farm of Melville, NY, contain a special variety of pink begonias, created to withstand hot dry conditions. Over the course of the summer, the baskets continue to fill out. While the Beautification Commission water truck comes around twice a week to water them, hanging baskets are notorious for quickly drying out.

“It would help us and the City tremendously if businesses would assist with the watering of the baskets that are in front of their establishments,” said Downtown BID Executive Director Francine Koehler. “We are hoping our downtown business owners will ‘adopt’ their baskets by providing a drink now and then during the heat of the summer.”

For further information, please contact the Glen Cove Downtown BID office at

516-759-6970, or email the office at:  info@glencovedowntown.org or visit the BID

website at:  www.glencovedowntown.org

 

 

In The Press

Downtown Sounds Featured in L.I.Pulse Magazine, Others

DOWNTOWN SOUNDS 2015 FEATURED IN LOCAL MEDIA

Downtown Sounds 2015 has been getting favorable attention in the press lately, with feature articles in Long Island Pulse Magazine:

Music Fills Downtown Glen Cove This Summer:


http://lipulse.com/2015/06/30/music-fills-downtown-glen-cove-this-summer/

And 25A Magazine:

Glen Cove Village Square Downtown Sounds: It's All About the Music


 

 
Downtown Sounds Featured on News 12

DOWNTOWN SOUNDS ON "NEIGHBORHOOD JOURNAL"

Neighborhood Journal is a unique news program produced by Optimum Community that highlights the exciting things happening in our local communities.

On July 10th,Neighborhood Journal covered the Downtown Sounds series and that night's appearance of The Glimmer Twins in a segment:
Click here to view the video.

 
Glen Cove Downtown BID

BEAUTIFIES DOWNTOWN WITH FLOWER BASKETS
 

Glen Cove, NY – The Glen Cove Downtown Business Improvement District purchased 83 hanging flower baskets to grace the light poles of the downtown commercial district.

 

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Upcoming Events

Comedy Night August 11

7PM-  La Bussola Ristorante 40 School St. 671-2100

 

The Glen Cove Police Department and NNO Committee Presents…

Glen Cove’s Ninth Annual
National Night Out Against Crime
Block Party


Tuesday, August 4th, 6:00-9:00 PM
Bridge Street

 Food and Refreshments
 Ices    Giveaways    Child ID Kits
 Bounce House    Dunk Tank    Taser Demonstration
 Police Department Tours

Sponsor Oportunities Available : see attached form

 

MOVIE AFTERNOON
TUESDAY, AUGUST 18TH, 2015
 3:00 pm
Movie:  Harold and Maude
Cost: $5.00 Includes movie and refreshments  
ADVANCE PURCHASE REQUIRED, LIMITED SEATING  
ALL ARE WELCOME

Glen Cove Senior Center
130 Glen Street, Glen Cove, NY 11542
516-759-9610
All proceeds to benefit the
Glen Cove High School Chorale’s trip to the Vatican