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Empire Station Complex Residents Meeting

View this recorded meeting to learn more about how the Empire Station Complex will directly impact surrounding blocks.  Read More

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5th Avenue Busway and Complete Streets Proposal

On June 21st, NYC DOT provided an update on plans to install bus priority improvements along 5th Avenue in Midtown, and plans to add a protected bike lane and pedestrian space on 5th Avenue between 57th Street and 34th Street.  Check out a copy of the presentation here Read More

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7th Avenue Protected Bike Lane (Central Park to Times Square)

The presentation DOT gave to Community Board 5’s Transportation and Environment Committee about our proposal to add a protected bike lane on 7th Avenue from Central Park South to 46th Street has been posted online. It can be found here: Read More

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Upcoming grant opportunities from City Parks Foundation

The City Parks Foundation has announced new grant opportunities for artists, community groups and non-profit organizations.  Check out a description here for how you can apply and which organizations are eligible. Read More

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Are you a Building Manager or Homeowner?

The Department of Building newsletter has important and useful information on how to apply for permits, avoid violations, learn about projects going on in your area and access available resources to keep your home or building up to date on all city requirements. Read More

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COVID-19: Vaccines

Vaccines will be important tools in preventing the spread of COVID-19.  Here's an important resource for what you should know about the COVID-19 vaccine and its distribution in New York City, as well as info on a program by Council Member Powers to help you navigate the vaccination process. Read More

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