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CB14 Calendar

Public Hearings (7)

Wednesday, October 2, 2013, 6:30PM
CB14 District Office
, 810 East 16th Street

*** Please note that each public hearing will commence immediately following the previously scheduled hearing SPECIAL PERMITS: Applications for Special Permits have been filed with the Board of Standards and Appeals (BSA), pursuant to Zoning Resolution of the City of New York §73-622, to enlarge single or two-family detached or semi-detached residences within the designated R-2 district bounded by Avenue I, Nostrand Avenue, Kings Highway, Avenue O and Ocean Avenue in Community Board 14 in the Borough of Brooklyn.

6:30 PM – 1171-1175 East 28th Street, between Avenue K and Avenue L, Block 7628, Lots 14, 15 & 16 (Tentative 16), BSA# 160-13-BZ – Applicant’s Representative: Lyra J. Altman, 212-867-3820

6:40 PM –  1034 East 26th Street, between Avenue J and Avenue K, Block 7607, Lot 63, BSA# 171-13-BZ – Applicant’s Representative: Lyra J. Altman, 212-867-3820

6:50 PM –  933-939 East 24th Street, between Avenue I and Avenue J, Block 7588, Lots 29 & 31 (Tentative 31), BSA# 179-13-BZ – Applicant’s Representative: Lyra J. Altman, 212-867-3820

7:00 PM – 1368 & 1374 East 23rd Street, between Avenue M and Avenue N, Block 7658, Lots 78 & 80, BSA# 157-13-BZ – Applicant’s Representative: Richard Lobel, 212-725-2727

7:10 PM – 1323 East 26th Street, between Avenue M and Avenue N, Block 7662, Lot 39, BSA# 168-13-BZ – Applicant’s Representative: Lewis E. Garfinkel, 718-951-6551

7:20 PM – 2115 Avenue J, between East 21st Street and East 22nd Street, Block 7585, Lot 3, BSA#220-13-BZ – Applicant’s Representative: Jay Goldstein, 646-535-3771


POTENTIAL COMMUNITY RESIDENCE:  In compliance with Section 41.34 of the New York State Mental Hygiene Law, Ohel Bais Ezra Community Residence Program and the New York State Office For People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) have submitted an application for a potential Community Residence to be located at 748 Ocean Parkway, 1st Floor, between Foster Avenue and Parkville Avenue within Community District 14. The proposed Community Residence aka Individualized Residential Alternative (IRA) for two (2) adult males, who are experiencing mild impairment in their intellectual abilities, will be located in a two (2)-bedroom apartment within a three (3)-story detached brick house. The program will provide housing, meals, recreational activities, supervisory and residential staff on duty 24 hours a day.

7:30 PM – 748 Ocean Parkway, 1st Floor,  between Foster Avenue and Parkville Avenue, Residence Sponsor: Asher Fogel, Chief Operating Officer, Ohel Bais Ezra Community Residence Program.

If you would like to testify at any of these public hearings, you should pre-register for speaking time by calling the District office at 718-859-6357 or you may register to speak on the evening of the hearing on October 2nd. Speakers who register in advance will be given a priority on the speaking schedule.

Transportation Committee Meeting

Thursday, October 3, 2013, 7:00PM
CB14 District Office,
810 East 16th Street, Brooklyn, NY

AGENDA

1. Presentation of Flatbush Avenue Congested Corridor Plan – Greg Haas, Traffic Planning Division, NYC Department of Transportation

2. Freight Mobility, Delivery Windows and Truck Route Study – Stacey Hodge, Director, Office of Freight Mobility, NYC Department of Transportation

3. Other business

October 2013 General Meeting

DATE/TIME: Monday, October 7, 2013, 7:15 PM
LOCATION: Public School 249
Caton Avenue & Marlborough Road, Brooklyn, NY

7:15 P.M. – Public Hearing on Community Board 14’s proposed recommendations for the City’s Capital and Expense Budgets for Fiscal Year 2015. (Proposed budget priority recommendations will be available for review on the CB 14 website shortly and on the evening of the hearing.)   

7:30 P.M. – Regular Monthly Meeting of Brooklyn Community Board 14                                                                

A G E N D A

1.     CALL TO ORDER

2.     MINUTES

3.     DISTRICT MANAGER’S REPORT

4.     CHAIRMAN’S REPORT:

a)     Recommendation – CB14 Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2015

b)     Recommendation – Special Permit – 1171-1175 East 28th Street – BSA# 160-13-BZ

c)     Recommendation – Special Permit – 1034 East 26th Street – BSA# 171-13-BZ

d)     Recommendation – Special Permit – 933-939 East 24th Street – BSA# 179-13-BZ

e)     Recommendation – Special Permit – 1368 & 1374 East 23rd Street – BSA# 157-13-BZ

f)     Recommendation – Special Permit – 1323 East 26th Street – BSA# 168-13-BZ

g)     Recommendation – Special Permit – 2115 Avenue J – BSA# 220-13-BZ

h)     Recommendation – Community Residence – 748 Ocean Parkway, 1st Floor – Ohel Bais Ezra Community Residence Program

5TOPICAL COMMITTEES – REPORTS AND ITEMS:

a)     Education, Libraries and Cultural Affairs

b)     Transportation

c)     Community Environment

d)     Human Services

e)     Youth Services

f)     Public Safety

6. SPECIAL COMMITTEES – REPORTS AND ITEMS:

a)     Task Force on the Revitalization of the Junction Area

7.  PUBLIC SESSION

8.  ADJOURNMENT

Holiday / Office Closed

Monday, October 14th is Columbus Day.

The Brooklyn Community Board 14 District Office will be CLOSED.  The office will reopen Tuesday, October 15th at 9 AM.

Community Environment Committee Meeting

Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 7:00PM
CB14 District Office
, 810 E 16th Street, Brooklyn, NY

1. Report from the Department of Sanitation on Initiatives, Programs and Community Concerns – Iggy Terranova, Citywide Community Affairs Officer, Office of Customer Service and Government Relations, NYC Department of Sanitation

2. Other business

Human Services Committee Meeting

Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 7:00PM
CB14 District Office
, 810 E 16th Street, Brooklyn, NY

1. Report on Programs, Services and Events from the Department of for the Aging – Charise Lawrence, Brooklyn Community Outreach Director, Department for the Aging

2. Report on Senior Citizens Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) and Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE) Programs and Related Services – Robin Bermudez, Outreach Coordinator, Seniors NYC Finance/External Affairs

3. Introduction of RESOLVE – an Intensive Therapeutic, Community-Based Foster Care Program for Commercially and Sexually Exploited Youth – Alison Haar, Specialized Clinical Recruiter for RESOLVE, Jewish Child Care Association (JCCA)

4. Other business

Public Hearings (2)

Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 6:30PM
CB14 District Office
, 810 E 16th Street, Brooklyn, NY

SPECIAL PERMITAn application for a Special Permit has been filed with the Board of Standards and Appeals (BSA), pursuant to §73-622 of the Zoning Resolution of the City of New York, to enlarge single or two-family detached or semi-detached residence within the designated R-2 district bounded by Avenue I, Nostrand Avenue, Kings Highway, Avenue O and Ocean Avenue in Community Board 14 in the Borough of Brooklyn.

6:30 PM – 1179 East 28th Street, between Avenue K and Avenue L, Block 7628, Lot 13, BSA# 248-13-BZ-13-BZ – Applicant’s Representative: Richard Lobel, 212-725-2727

Affordable/Supportive Housing Project ProposalThe Doe Fund Inc. with a partner, Crystal Ball LLC, is seeking a Letter of Support from Community Board 14 to develop a 115 unit affordable/supportive housing project to be located on Rogers Avenue, between Farragut Road and Foster Avenue. The eight (8)-story project will contain 80,000 square feet and consist of studios, one- and two-bedroom apartments and parking for 40 vehicles. The target population will be a combination of low income families from the community and formerly homeless individuals with recommendations from Human Resources Administration. New York City Department of Housing, Preservation and Development will provide principal funding.

6:45 PM – 1345-57 Rogers Avenue, between Farragut Road and Foster Avenue, Block 5229, Lots 11, 15, 17 and 54; Project operator: Larry Gordon, Director of Housing Development, The Doe Fund, Inc.

If you would like to testify at any of these public hearings, you should pre-register for speaking time by calling the Board office at 718-859-6357 or you may register to speak on the evening of the hearing on October 30th. Speakers who register in advance will be given a priority on the speaking schedule.