Enroll in the NYC Rent Freeze Program. The next workshop date is Thursday, August 31, 2017.

 

7/18 Event: Celebrating Affordable Housing at Brooklyn Housing Complex

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7/13 Housing Application Deadline: 1007 Atlantic Avenue (Prospect Heights)

10 newly constructed units at 1007 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238

Amenities: Roof deck, package room, bike storage room†, storage rooms† (†additional fees may apply).

Transit: Trains – A/C/G/S – Buses – B25/B45/B65

Click on the link for more information on 1007 Atlantic Avenue.

Application deadline is July 13, 2017.

8/11 Housing Application Deadline: 280 Ashland Place (Fort Greene)

Caesura.PNG49 newly constructed units at Caesura, 280 Ashland Place (Fort Greene) in Brooklyn

Amenities: Fitness center , lounge , bike storage , terrace, children’s play room (additional fees apply).

Hospitality station, fitness room, community lounge, conservatory, roof terrace, bike storage*, tenant storage*, laundry room*, shared goods*, Ollie*, and package room (*Additional fee applies). Smoke-free building

Transit: Trains: 2/3/4/5/B/C/D/G/N/Q/R/LIRR Buses: B25, B26, B38, B45, B52, B67, B103  •

More information: www.caesurabklottery.com. 

Application deadline is August 11, 2017.

Tonight: Free Workshop on How to Apply for Affordable Housing Lotteries

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TONIGHT: Important D35 Community Events

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK

LAURIE A. CUMBO

COUNCIL MEMBER

35TH DISTRICT, BROOKLYN

Dear Neighbor:

There are several community meetings scheduled for this evening to discuss proposals for the Bedford Union Armory and Fort Greene Park. Additionally, my office has partnered with the Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council to host a Know Your Rights forum. This is your opportunity to learn more about each proposal and your rights as a tenant. I encourage you to attend and share these meetings with others.

Yours in Partnership,

Laurie A. Cumbo

Member of the New York City Council


Bedford Union Armory ULURP Meeting

Tonight, 6:30 PM, M.S. 61, 400 Empire Boulevard, in Crown Heights.

Download the full-size community notification

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77th Precinct Neighborhood Coordination Officers’ (NCO)

Safety Meeting for Sector A

Do you live within the boundaries of Vanderbilt to Franklin aves. and Eastern Parkway to Atlantic Avenue? Meet your 77th Precinct Neighborhood Coordination Officers TONIGHT. During this community meeting, they will discuss quality of life, crime prevention, and community partnership.
 
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Parks and Recreation Committee Meeting

Tonight, 6PM, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, 121 DeKalb Avenue at St. Felix Street, First Floor Dining Room, in Fort Greene.

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Image courtesy of the Department of Parks and Recreation. Rendering for illustrative purposes and may not reflect the current design.

Helen Song, outreach and development manager at the Fort Greene Park Conservancy, will introduce artist Amanda Patenaude. Ms. Patenaude will be leading a collaborative project with Urban Glass and the community using pieces of glass found in Fort Greene Park.

Learn more about Fort Greene Park Conservancy

Read about Urban Glass

Borough Commissioner Martin Maher and parks department designers will present a proposed design for the north periphery of Fort Greene Park as part of the Parks Without Borders program.

Learn more about Parks without Borders

Read about Fort Greene Park


 

Know Your Rights. Keep Your Apartment.

Tonight, 7PM, P.S. 9, 80 Underhill Avenue in Prospect Heights.

Join PHNDC, IMPACCT Brooklyn, JustFix.nyc and the PS9 PTO for a community forum on how Prospect Heights tenants can take action against displacement pressure affecting our community. Find out about:

  • Your rights as a tenant in New York City
  • What to do if you are pressured or harassed by your landlord
  • Eligibility for NYC rent freeze programs and help to apply
  • How to apply for NYC affordable housing
  • JustFix.nyca new free service that can help you take action on repair and landlord harassment issues!

Check out our Six Steps for Tenants to find out how to begin taking action to keep your apartment, and click here to find out how to sign up for JustFix.nyc.

Sponsors: Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council and Council Member Laurie A. Cumbo

6/20 Event: 280 Ashland Place – Free Affordable Housing Seminar

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