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Homeownership Opportunity: Spring Creek Nehemiah

Posted: February 2, 2018 The new phase of the Spring Creek Nehemiah homes have been made public! The completed application, as it states in the link must be postmarked no later than AprilRead More

Quality of Life: State Liquor Authority (SLA) Review Process

Posted: January 23, 2018 The Quality of Life committee meeting is the public hearing for community members to make any public comments about the establishments applying. This transparency allows for community membersRead More

Con Edison Snow Info

Posted: January 5, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 3, 2018 11:30 a.m. CON EDISON PREPARED FOR SNOW-WIND COMBO Company Reminds Customers to Stay Safe NEW YORK – Con Edison crews are preparedRead More

CB5 Storm Report 1/4/18

Posted: January 4, 2018 The District Office participated in the city-wide conference call this afternoon with the Office of Emergency Management and will be doing the same tomorrow afternoon to keep youRead More

The L-Train Shutdown

Posted: December 14, 2017 In April 2019, the L-train tunnels will be shut down from Williamsburg to Manhattan. Hurricane Sandy really put the tunnels that service these commuters in bad shape andRead More

City Landmarks East New York Dairy Bedecked With Cow Mosaics

Posted: December 12, 2017 East New York has a new historic landmark! Read all about the building and learn more about this community push for preservation! This new historic landmark is over 100 yearsRead More

MTA Service Changes

Posted: November 30, 2017 Late Friday to early Monday you may notice some changes in the service. Some trains may be replaced completely by others on the weekends. Please click the followingRead More

Broadway Junction, a potential transformation?

Posted: November 27, 2017 Broadway Junction is a major transit hub in the CB5 district that is now receiving attention from EDC and Elected-officials on what its potential future may be. PleaseRead More

East NY Rezoning News

Posted: September 20, 2017 On April 20th 2016 the New York City Council voted to pass the East NY Neighborhood plan although Community Board 5 voted the plan down. As a community weRead More