Vote Week for District 35 is March 27th – April 2nd , 2017! Enclosed below are the projects that will be on the ballot.
|Education||Running Water for PS 241 Science Lab||$350,000||Create a water line for the PS 241 science lab. Install one non-reactive sink, faucet and taps. Update floor material if required as well||976 President Street|
|Education||Auditorium renovation for PS67 and Community Roots Charter School (co-located schools)||$493,000||Installing seating, lighting and sound system. Upgrade will also include restoring circuits and replacing broken lights. New audio equipment, speaker and AV system. Pull-down projection system and screen.||51 St. Edwards Street|
|Education||Technology/PromethiumActivPanels for PS 532 New Bridges Elementary School||$65,000||Install 10 Promethium ActivPanels for classrooms to help improve learning for students and faculty.||1025 Eastern Parkway|
|Education||Science room and technology upgrade for PS 705||$350,000||Science classroom upgrade will include built-in teacher’s station also technology upgrade with mobile STEM labs and a 3D Printer.||443 St. Marks Avenue|
|Education||Auditorium Upgrades PS 9||$350,000||Replace stage lighting, replace sound system, install projector, restore approximately 10 auditorium seats, repaint auditorium, refurbish stage floor, upgrade electrical to the extent necessary for the other requested improvements.||80 Underhill Avenue|
|Transit||Safe Route to PS 221||300,000||Safe route brings improved crosswalks, new traffic medians and other traffic-calming measures such as speed bumps, new traffic signals, and improved signs to reduce pedestrian accidents in school zones.||Empire, Troy and Montgomery intersections.|
|Transit||Bus Pads on Fulton St.||300,000||Bus pads replace the surface where buses stop and replace the pavement that gets warped with a solid concrete pad. The warped streets cause danger for bikes, the old and the young who walk there.||Fulton St. near to Clermont Avenue|
|Housing||Ingersoll Houses Garden Improvements||$500,000||A watering system will make tending the garden easier; benches and lighting will help people enjoy this community hub.||Ingersoll Housing Development|
Get ready to sweat it out with me this Saturday in Fort Greene Park for my Fit in the 35th Community JAMboree where you and your family can partake in yoga, dance, and other fun wellness activities.
We will also be kicking off District 35’s 2nd year of Participatory Budgeting with our first neighborhood assembly of the season! Be sure to stop by our table to share ideas on how to spend $1 million on capital projects in your neighborhood.
Don’t forget to share with your friends and neighbors! Let’s see who has the best moves in the district!
The summer’s end is upon us, and the cooler season is on our heels. I am thrilled to announce a few special events, to usher in autumn and the back to school season. Our events will celebrate family, community, culture, and promote safety, opportunities and new beginnings. March with us for the West Indian Day Parade, get fit with us for a Community Jamboree, contribute ideas during a Parks Public Safety Town Hall, and join us for the Employment Opportunities Workshop
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PROJECT EXPO- PB KICK OFF TOMORROW!
Saturday’s city wide vote week launch was amazing, now it’s time to officially KICK OFF District 35’s vote week with our Project Expo! I Invite you all to view and vote on the 19 projects on the ballot. You can vote for up to 5 SEPERATE PROJECTS ! Bring yourself and proof of address and let’s make your vote count!
I hope to see you all tomorrow if you have any further questions contact my staff at my district office (718) 260-9191 and please don’t forget to SHARE! SHARE! SHARE!
Please join us tomorrow as we kick-off PB VOTE WEEK citywide.
Get ready to cast YOUR vote for your TOP 5 projects. This is a chance for you to take control over your District’s capital budget.
Let’s make a difference. I hope to see you all tomorrow! See the flyer for details and SHARE SHARE SHARE!