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
October 28, 2019
6:00 pm
Transportation & Environment Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– No Parking Sign in front of 39 East 29th Street

– Pedestrianization of Rockefeller Plaza

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Tuesday
October 29, 2019
6:00 pm
Budget, Education & City Services SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

– City Council Bill on After Hours Construction

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Wednesday
October 30, 2019
6:00 pm
Public Safety & Quality of Life NYC Seminar & Conference Center
71 West 23rd Street, Suite 515

– Broadway Corridor Task Force

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Monday
November 4, 2019
6:00 pm
Parks & Public Spaces Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Flatiron BID's annual holiday program

– Sidewalk Cafe at 43 West 24th Street

– Trash/Storage Structure on Madison Avenue

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Tuesday
November 5, 2019
6:00 pm
Landmarks Xavier High School
30 West 16th Street, 2nd Floor Library

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Upcoming Events

Transportation & Environment
October 28, 2019 @ 6:00pm

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– No Parking Sign in front of 39 East 29th Street

– Pedestrianization of Rockefeller Plaza

See Full Agenda

Budget, Education & City Services
October 29, 2019 @ 6:00pm

SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

– City Council Bill on After Hours Construction

See Full Agenda

Public Safety & Quality of Life
October 30, 2019 @ 6:00pm

NYC Seminar & Conference Center
71 West 23rd Street, Suite 515

– Broadway Corridor Task Force

See Full Agenda

Parks & Public Spaces
November 4, 2019 @ 6:00pm

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Flatiron BID's annual holiday program

– Sidewalk Cafe at 43 West 24th Street

– Trash/Storage Structure on Madison Avenue

See Full Agenda

Landmarks
November 5, 2019 @ 6:00pm

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

See Details

See All Events

What's Happening

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Understanding Your Ballot - Charter Revision Town Hall Event

Similar to the event held last year, the Manhattan Community Boards have organized a town hall on the City Charter Revision ballot proposals. The educational town hall will be held at 6:30 pm on October 24th in the auditorium shared by PS59 and the High School of Art and Design (233 E. 56th Street).  


Details about the event can be found here, on the flyer attached.  Read More

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2019 Abbott Dash to the Finish Line 5K - Saturday, November 2 - New York Road Runners (NYRR)

Marathon Week for the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon is coming up, which includes the Abbott Dash to the Finish Line 5K on Saturday, November 2nd.  See this year's commuter alert flyer for the event (linked here).
If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to reach out to community@nyrr.org. Read More

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FIT Panel Discussion on Immigration, Language, Culture

On October 30th, the Fashion Institute of Technology will host a panel discussion called "Fine Lines: Reclaiming Imperiled Language and Culture—The Art of [Im]migration" featuring an archaeologist, a writer, and a photographer discussing their work exploring and reclaiming the heritage of imperiled regions and cultures.  The event is free and open to the public.   Click on this link for details!

 

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