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

– Making private restrooms public

– Flatiron BID expansion plans

– School of the Future

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Monday
March 2, 2020
6:00 pm
JOINT Parks & Public Spaces and Transportation & Environment Committees Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Post-Parade Events

– Event permitting process

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Monday
March 2, 2020
7:00 pm
Parks & Public Spaces Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Gold Bear Sidewalk Cafe

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Tuesday
March 3, 2020
6:00 pm
Landmarks Xavier High School
30 West 16th Street, 2nd Floor Library

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Wednesday
March 4, 2020
6:00 pm
Land Use, Housing & Zoning SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

– Inclusionary housing 241 West 28th St

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Upcoming Events

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

SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

– Making private restrooms public

– Flatiron BID expansion plans

– School of the Future

See Full Agenda

JOINT Parks & Public Spaces and Transportation & Environment Committees
March 2, 2020 @ 6:00pm

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Post-Parade Events

– Event permitting process

See Full Agenda

Parks & Public Spaces
March 2, 2020 @ 7:00pm

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Gold Bear Sidewalk Cafe

See Full Agenda

Landmarks
March 3, 2020 @ 6:00pm

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

See Details

Land Use, Housing & Zoning
March 4, 2020 @ 6:00pm

SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

– Inclusionary housing 241 West 28th St

See Full Agenda

See All Events

What's Happening

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Workshop on Land Use Planning, 2/26

The Municipal Art Society of New York is presenting a a free workshop for the public, covering the basics of land use planning in NYC.  Participants will learn about the key players, regulations, and processes that influence development, and how the public can engage with them to have a say in their neighborhood. 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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