What's New

What's New


New RFP: Rockaway Dune Enhancement Plan

RISE is beginning an ambitious new initiative to conduct a comprehensive site assessment and develop a preliminary design to enhance dunes along the Atlantic shoreline of the Rockaway Peninsula into an extensive, biodiverse, and habitat-rich dune system. Click here for more details.

Covid-19 Community Resources

Like many of you, we are working to help stop the spread of the virus by working from home, cancelling in-person programs and shifting all youth and community programs to an online platform.

Please check out our updated list of vital resources and virtual programs to support the Rockaway community through this challenging time.  

Art Underneath the Elevated 2020

Earlier this year, RISE solicited proposals to commission two artists to envision, produce, and exhibit temporary public art installations underneath or adjacent to the elevated A-train in Far Rockaway, Queens. Click here to learn more about their installations and designs.