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
April 23, 2018
6:00 pm
Transportation & Environment Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Presentation of NYC Transit of five upcoming Enhanced Station Initiative projects

– NYC Transit plans for ADA access work at 55th & 7th

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Tuesday
April 24, 2018
6:00 pm
Budget, Education & City Services SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

– Class Size Matters presentation on FY19 budget and school seating

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Wednesday
April 25, 2018
6:00 pm
Public Safety & Quality of Life NYC Seminar & Conference Center
71 West 23rd Street, 5th Floor

– Application by O Mandarin Restaurant at 17 East 27th Street for a new liquor license

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Monday
April 30, 2018
6:00 pm
Parks & Public Spaces Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Temporary public art installation in Union Square

– RFP for Columbus Circle outdoor holiday market

– Modifications to distinctive sidewalk at 15 East 57th Street

– Five sidewalk cafe applications

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Tuesday
May 1, 2018
6:00 pm
Landmarks Xavier High School
30 West 16th Street, 2nd Floor Library

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Upcoming Events

Transportation & Environment
April 23, 2018 @ 6:00pm

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Presentation of NYC Transit of five upcoming Enhanced Station Initiative projects

– NYC Transit plans for ADA access work at 55th & 7th

See Full Agenda

Budget, Education & City Services
April 24, 2018 @ 6:00pm

SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

– Class Size Matters presentation on FY19 budget and school seating

See Full Agenda

Public Safety & Quality of Life
April 25, 2018 @ 6:00pm

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

– Application by O Mandarin Restaurant at 17 East 27th Street for a new liquor license

See Full Agenda

Parks & Public Spaces
April 30, 2018 @ 6:00pm

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Temporary public art installation in Union Square

– RFP for Columbus Circle outdoor holiday market

– Modifications to distinctive sidewalk at 15 East 57th Street

– Five sidewalk cafe applications

See Full Agenda

Landmarks
May 1, 2018 @ 6:00pm

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

See Details

See All Events

What's Happening

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Historical Photo of the Week (April 16, 2018): The Dewey Arch

The Dewey Arch was temporarily erected in Madison Square Park to celebrate Admiral George Dewey's 1898 victory in the Battle of Manila Bay in the Philippines during the Spanish-American War. Read More

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What's Happening In CB5 In April?

Community Board Five's monthly recommendations for what you should see and do in midtown Manhattan this month. In April, gallivant along a car-free Broadway, attend SIBL's Financial Planning Day and get resources for immigrants. Read More

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Historical Photo of the Week (April 2, 2018): Nuns Cross 8th Avenue

Two nuns make their way across 8th Avenue along 43rd Street in this 1933 photo. The Hotel Times Square, on the left-hand side of the photo, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and now serves as a supportive housing residence. Read More

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