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
Tuesday
July 7, 2020
5:00 pm
Executive

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Thursday
July 9, 2020
6:00 pm
Full Board Video Conference
https://bit.ly/3evg9bZ

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Wednesday
July 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
August 24, 2020
6:00 pm
Transportation & Environment Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

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Tuesday
August 25, 2020
6:00 pm
Budget, Education & City Services SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

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Upcoming Events

Executive
July 7, 2020 @ 5:00pm

See Details

Full Board
July 9, 2020 @ 6:00pm

Video Conference
https://bit.ly/3evg9bZ

See Details

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

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

See Details

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

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

See Details

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

SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

See Details

See All Events

What's Happening

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Virtual Town Hall Series: NYC Reopens, Part 3: Vaccine Confidence/Vaccine Hesitancy: Finding the Balance to Contain COVID-19 through Vaccination

On Tuesday, June 30th from Noon - 1:15 p.m., join Senator Liz Krueger and Dr. Heidi Larson for the third Virtual Town Hall about Reopening New York City. Part 3 of this series will offer information on the history of vaccine hesitancy, how the public makes decisions about the safety of medical interventions, and the importance of addressing inaccurate information to maximize potential measures to contain COVID-19 through vaccination. Read More

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Senator Hoylman's Public Education Survey

Sen. Hoylman wants to know how public school families have been managing with remote learning, what concerns parents may have about racial equity and remote learning, and what tools they would like in order to facilitate conversations with their children about race.  Check out the survey here! Read More

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CB5 Statement in Solidarity to Protest Racial Injustice

Over the last two weeks, thousands of people within our community have peacefully gathered in solidarity to protest racial injustice. Manhattan Community Board Five stands with our community to demand meaningful change in the wake of the murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and so many others.  Click here to read the full statement. Read More

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