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
August 24, 2020
6:00 pm
Transportation & Environment Videoconference

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Tuesday
August 25, 2020
6:00 pm
Budget, Education & City Services Videoconference

– NYU Housing in Hotel

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Wednesday
August 26, 2020
6:00 pm
Public Safety & Quality of Life Videoconference

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Monday
August 31, 2020
6:00 pm
Parks & Public Spaces Video Conference

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Tuesday
September 1, 2020
6:00 pm
Landmarks Videoconference

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Upcoming Events

Transportation & Environment
August 24, 2020 @ 6:00pm

Videoconference

See Details

Budget, Education & City Services
August 25, 2020 @ 6:00pm

Videoconference

– NYU Housing in Hotel

See Full Agenda

Public Safety & Quality of Life
August 26, 2020 @ 6:00pm

Videoconference

See Details

Parks & Public Spaces
August 31, 2020 @ 6:00pm

Video Conference

See Details

Landmarks
September 1, 2020 @ 6:00pm

Videoconference

See Details

See All Events

What's Happening

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Competition for the "Most Charming" Outdoor Dining

Which community board has the most charming outdoor dining?  (CB5, of course!)  Borough President Gale Brewer is launching a friendly competition looking for beautiful or innovative set-ups!  Submit your top contender by 9/1! Read More

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Get Tested this upcoming Tuesday, August 18th!

NYC's Test and Trace team is organizing a city-wide outreach day to Get Tested and #FIGHTCOVIDNYC. They're  calling it "Get Tested Tuesday!"

On this day, New Yorkers are encouraged to get a test at nearby locations, where the Mayor's Office will explain the free resources provided by the city if they or their loved ones test positive and share best practices for how to Stop the Spread of COVID-19.   Find more details at this link!

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There's Still Time to Complete the Census! New York City : 54.9% and counting...

There is still time to complete the Census.  New York City has a 54.9% completion rate, which we can still dramatically improve with enough outreach.  Click this link for information on how to host a Census pop-up unit in your area and for instructions on how to apply for Census jobs in Manhattan and Queens. Read More

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