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
February 25, 2019
6:00 pm
Transportation & Environment Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– 2019 Street Event Applications

– Request for a No Standing Zone at 88 & 90 Lexington Avenues

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Tuesday
February 26, 2019
6:00 pm
Budget, Education & City Services SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

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Wednesday
February 27, 2019
6:00 pm
Public Safety & Quality of Life

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Monday
March 4, 2019
6:00 pm
Joint Parks & Public Spaces/Transportation & Environment Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Application for a newsstand at the southeast corner of West 47th Street and 7th Avenue

– Madison Avenue Post-Parade Event Applications

– DOT plans for Herald/Greeley & Flatiron/Worth Sq

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

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Upcoming Events

Transportation & Environment
February 25, 2019 @ 6:00pm

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– 2019 Street Event Applications

– Request for a No Standing Zone at 88 & 90 Lexington Avenues

See Full Agenda

Budget, Education & City Services
February 26, 2019 @ 6:00pm

SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

See Details

Public Safety & Quality of Life
February 27, 2019 @ 6:00pm

See Details

Joint Parks & Public Spaces/Transportation & Environment
March 4, 2019 @ 6:00pm

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Application for a newsstand at the southeast corner of West 47th Street and 7th Avenue

– Madison Avenue Post-Parade Event Applications

– DOT plans for Herald/Greeley & Flatiron/Worth Sq

See Full Agenda

Landmarks
March 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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Interview with CB5 Board Member Rachel Weintraub

CB5 Board Member Rachel Weintraub took a few moments after Community Board Five’s last Full Board Meeting to talk about why she joined the board and why others who want to be more active in their communities should apply to be a member. Read More

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Public Workshop for Flatiron Plaza and Worth Square

This public workshop on the Flatiron Plaza and Worth Square Capital Design Proposal focuses on reviewing the proposal, gathering design input and discussing ways to enhance public space and bike connections. 

Come and share your thoughts Tuesday, February 12th, 6-9pm!

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Applications for Manhattan Community Board Membership Now Open

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer is looking for passionate and engaged New Yorkers who are dedicated to making a difference in their neighborhoods.  

If you live or work in one of Manhattan, you’re eligible to apply for the 2019-2021 class of board members! Read More

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