Community Board Five is chartered by the City of New York to serve as the citizens’ voice for midtown Manhattan, the city’s central business district. We weigh in on a wide array of community issues that affect the people who work, visit and live in our district.

Upcoming Events

Date & Time Event Location Agenda
Monday
January 27, 2020
6:00 pm
Transportation & Environment Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– DOT overview of Broadway strategy

– Pershing Square Plaza update

– Congestion Pricing

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Tuesday
January 28, 2020
6:00 pm
Budget, Education & City Services SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

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Wednesday
January 29, 2020
6:00 pm
Public Safety & Quality of Life NYC Seminar & Conference Center
71 West 23rd Street, 5th Floor

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Monday
February 3, 2020
6:00 pm
Parks & Public Spaces Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Union Square Programming

– Sidebar Sidewalk Cafe

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Tuesday
February 4, 2020
6:00 pm
Landmarks Xavier High School
30 West 16th Street, 2nd Floor Library

– 1501 Broadway and 43rd Street

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Upcoming Events

Transportation & Environment
January 27, 2020 @ 6:00pm

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– DOT overview of Broadway strategy

– Pershing Square Plaza update

– Congestion Pricing

See Full Agenda

Budget, Education & City Services
January 28, 2020 @ 6:00pm

SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

See Details

Public Safety & Quality of Life
January 29, 2020 @ 6:00pm

NYC Seminar & Conference Center
71 West 23rd Street, 5th Floor

See Details

Parks & Public Spaces
February 3, 2020 @ 6:00pm

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Union Square Programming

– Sidebar Sidewalk Cafe

See Full Agenda

Landmarks
February 4, 2020 @ 6:00pm

Xavier High School
30 West 16th Street, 2nd Floor Library

– 1501 Broadway and 43rd Street

See Full Agenda

See All Events

What's Happening

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SCRIE/DRIE Workshop 🏡

Speaker Corey Johnson is hosting a workshop with the Mayor's Public Engagement Unit (PEU) aimed at helping seniors and people with disabilities apply for SCRIE (Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption) and DRIE (Disability Rent Increase Exemption). This program helps eligible senior citizens (aged 62 and over) and tenants with qualifying disabilities stay in affordable housing by freezing their rent. Read More

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14th Street Busway General Public Survey

The New York City Department of Transportation (NYC DOT) would like to understand how the new 14th Street Transit & Truck Priority Pilot Project (commonly referred to as the ‘busway’) has affected the people who live, work, and spend time in the area. Your participation in this survey is voluntary, and the information you provide will be kept anonymous. The survey will take a few minutes to complete.    Read More

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Applications for CB Membership Now Open!

Applications for Community Board membership on one of Manhattan's 12 Community Boards is now open.  If you are interested in getting involved in your local community, look no further.  Click here for a link to the application.  Act quickly because the deadline is January 21st, 2020 at 5pm! Read More

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