National Night Out 2017 in Brooklyn District 35

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7/19 Event: Know Your Rights When Dealing With the Police

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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.
 
Union Temple – 17 Eastern Parkway Brooklyn, NY

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

5/20 Event: Guns Down, Life Up

Kings County Hospital invites you to their Annual Guns Down, Life Up Violence Prevention Program and Resource Fair on Saturday, May 20th from 10AM to 1PM.

Come and bring a friend or family member to hear experts, become educated and involved in: community resources, college preparedness, developmental activities, healthy body and healthy mind discussions, health screenings, sports, scholarship opportunities, and violence prevention.

The event will be held at Kings County Hospital, T Building Auditorium, 2nd floor, 689 New York Avenue (enter on Clarkson Avenue), Brooklyn, NY.

For more information, call 718-245-3228 or 718-245-7279. You can also email: wallacex@nychhc.org.

5/6-7 Event: FDNY Open House

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#FDNYOpenHouse is on Saturday, May 6, and Sunday, May 7 and it’s a great opportunity to say hello and thank the FDNY Firefighters, Paramedics and EMTs who keep our community safe every day of the year. ! Visit an FDNY firehouse or EMS Station to take a tour, view demonstrations, learn fire and life safety tips, and more! Sessions are 11 am – 1 pm or 1 pm – 3 pm, times vary by location. Find your FDNY Open House time and location by visiting http://bit.ly/FDNYOpenHouse17 (URL is case-sensitive).

We would like to invite you to attend the open houses in Council District 35!

Company Location Time
D 11 / B 31 / E 207 / L 11 172 Tillary Street Brooklyn, NY 11201 Saturday, May 6

11:00AM – 1:00PM

E 219 / L 105 494 Dean Street Brooklyn, NY 11217 Saturday, May 6

1:00PM – 3:00PM

E 280 /L 132 489 Saint John’s Place Brooklyn, NY11238 Saturday, May 6

1:00PM – 3:00PM

B 38 /E 234 /L 123 1352 Saint John’s Place Brooklyn, NY 11213 Sunday, May 7 at

11:00AM – 1:00PM

E 210 160 Carlton Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11205 Saturday, May 6

1:00PM – 3:00PM