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Garbage Pickup Suspended on Labor Day

Posted on: August 27, 2014

Community Notice: There will be no Garbage, Recycling, Organics Collection or Street Cleaning on Labor Day, Monday, September 1, 2014.

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) has announced that in observance of Labor Day, there will be no garbage, recycling or organics collection, or street cleaning on Monday, September 1, 2014.  Residents who normally receive Monday garbage and organics collection should place their trash and organic materials out at curbside after 5 p.m. on Monday, September 1 for pickup.  Residents receiving Monday recycling collection should place their items curbside, after 5 p.m, on Sunday, September 7 for pickup on Monday, September 8. In addition, all Sanitation Department administrative offices will be closed on Monday, September 1, in observance of the holiday.  For questions about Sanitation services and holiday schedules, contact 311 or visit the DSNY website at  Click the link to view the DSNY Collection & Holiday Schedule.

Topics: Latest News, Sanitation

Pre-K Seats Are Still Available!

Posted on: August 20, 2014

School starts on September 4, 2014! Have you registered your 4-year-old for free Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) classes? Many seats are available including recently added slots at both local schools and community centers. Sign up your child today!

Click this link to be directed to the city’s UPK information hub, where you can find all the info you need about how to sign up your 4-year-old for free Pre-Kindergarten classes at a local school or community center.  Click this link to view & download NYC’s Family Guide to Pre-K. The booklet answers frequently asked questions and is packed with resources to assist your efforts. If you have questions about Pre-K admissions, please call (718) 935-2009, email, or click the link to find the nearest Enrollment Office.

Topics: Education, Latest News

September 2014 Meetings

Posted on: August 20, 2014

For the September 2014 meetings calendar and agenda, please click on the links below.

CB14 Meeting Calendar – September 2014

CB14 Meeting Agendas – September 2014

For upcoming meeting dates for the 2014-2015 fiscal year, Click this Link.

Topics: Latest News, Meetings

Back-to-School Supply Drive

Posted on: August 12, 2014

What: CEC17 First Annual Back to School Drive
When: Saturday, September 6, 2014
Where: P.S. 138 (760 Prospect Place, Brooklyn)

Community Education Council – District 17 is hosting their first Annual Back to School Drive on Saturday, September 6th. The goal is to assist 200 families with much needed basic resources to prepare their children for the upcoming 2014-2015 school year. All donations can be dropped off or shipped to CEC17, 760 Prospect Place, Room 103, Brooklyn 11216. Organizations can call 718-467-3712 x. 1030 to coordinate collection of donations. For a list of supplies that you can donate, please keep reading below!  Read the rest of this entry »

Topics: Education, Latest News

Submit Your Budget Recommendations

Posted on: July 30, 2014

Brooklyn Community Board 14 invites community residents to submit recommendations for the City’s Capital & Expense budgets for Fiscal Year 2016. If you have any suggestions for projects you would like to see funded in the district, please use this form to let us know! These recommendations should be for major construction projects, large equipment purchases, rehabilitation of city facilities such as streets, parks, public buildings, sewer lines, etc., or the addition of and/or major changes to program funding and services.  If you would like assistance with any smaller service delivery issues such as pothole repairs or tree pruning requests, please call the CB14 District Office, Monday-Friday, 9 AM-5 PM at 718-859-6357. Submission deadline for Community Recommendations is Friday, September 5, 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Topics: City Budget, Latest News

CB14′s Online Resources

Posted on: July 6, 2014

Do you live, work or attend school in Brooklyn’s Community District 14? Are you looking for new activities, community resources or specific information about the area? The CB14 website has resources to share! CLICK HERE to view a list of resources and click on the links to find out more. Explore our website to see what it has to offer!

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