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CB14 Calendar

Transportation Committee Meeting

DATE: Wednesday, March 2, 2016, 7:00 PM
LOCATION: CB14 District Office, 810 E 16th St., Brooklyn

1. Presentation of the Final Designs for P.S. 134 School Safety Project – Representatives from Pedestrian Projects Group, NYC Department of Transportation
2. Bike Lanes Proposal in CB 14 – Representative from Bicycle and Greenway Program, NYC Department of Transportation
3. Street Seat Proposals for Flatbush Avenue and Glenwood Road Locations – Kenneth Mbonu, Executive Director, Flatbush Nostrand Junction Business Improvement District; Megan Marnini & Vanessa Smith, 3X3 Design
4. Other business

Public Hearings (2)


LOCATION: Community Board 14 District Office, 810 EAST 16TH STREET

If a hearing exceeds its allotted time, the following hearing will begin immediately after.  All materials for public hearings are available for review at the Community Board 14 office.

 SPECIAL ORDER CALENDAR (SOC): A Special Order Calendar (SOC) application has been filed with the Board of Standards and Appeals (BSA), pursuant to §§72-01 and 72-22 of the Zoning Resolution of the City of New York, as amended, to request an extension of time to complete construction pursuant to the variance granted on February 5, 2008; and to request a waiver of the Board’s Rules of Practice and Procedures to allow the filing of this application after the permitted filing period.

7:00 PM – 50 Lawrence Avenue, between McDonald Avenue and Seton Place, Block 5422, Lot 10, BSA# 306-06-BZ – Applicant’s Representative: Richard Lobel, 212-725-2727

7:15 PM – Public Hearing  with respect to the City’s Preliminary Budget Statement and Register of Budget Requests for Fiscal Year 2017. (Documents from the Mayor’s Office of Management and Budget are available for review at, as well as at the CB14 Office on the evening of the public hearing.
If you would like to testify at any of these public hearings, please 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 March 7th.  Speakers who register in advance will be given priority on the speaking schedule.


Executive Committee & Interested Board Members Meeting

DATE: Monday, March 7, 2016, 7:30 PM
LOCATION: CB14 District Office, 810 E 16th St., Brooklyn

1. Presentation of New York City’s Long Term Plan on Sustainability, Resiliency, Equity and Growth – Representative from OneNYC
2. Other business

NOTE: The public is invited to attend this meeting, as well as all other Community Board 14 meetings.

March General Board Meeting

Date: Monday, March 14, 2016, 7:30 PM
Location: Edward Murrow High School
1600 Avenue L, Brooklyn, NY 11230







a) Election of Officers:
Alvin M. Berk, Chairman
Edward Powell, First Vice-Chair
Carmen Cerio-Belle, Second Vice-Chair
Gail L. Smith, Third Vice-Chair
Joseph Dweck, Secretary
Members-at-Large (2) – Candidates: Barden Prisant, Morris Sacks, Florence Valentino, Glenn M. Wolin
b) Recommendation – Special Order Calendar (SOC) – 50 Lawrence Avenue – BSA# 306-06-BZ
c) Recommendation – City’s Preliminary Budget Statement and Register of Budget Requests – Fiscal Year 2017


a) Youth Services
b) Transportation
c) Human Services
d) Community Environment
e) Public Safety
f) Education, Libraries and Cultural Affairs


a) Task Force on the Revitalization of the Junction Area



Youth Services Committee Meeting

DATE: Thursday, March 16, 2016, 7:00 PM
LOCATION: CB14 District Office, 810 E 16th St., Brooklyn

1. Finalization of Plans for Community Board 14’s 9th Annual Youth Conference

*Note: Community members who would like to volunteer at the Youth Conference on March 31st at the Flatbush YMCA are invited to attend the March 16th planning meeting. Please call 718-859-6357 for more information.

Community Environment Committee Meeting

DATE: Tuesday, March 22, 2016, 7:00 PM
LOCATION: CB14 District Office, 810 E 16th St., Brooklyn

1. Presentation on Prospect Park Zoo Programs – Denise McClean, Director; Bill Elliston, Manager of Zoo Education, Prospect Park Zoo
2. Prospect Park Alliance Presentation – Matt Ojala, Director of Government & Community Relations; Christian Zimmerman, Vice President of Capital and Landscape Management, Prospect Park Alliance
3. Presentation on Water Quality in New York City – Representative from the NYC Department of Environmental Protection
4. Other business

9th Annnual CB14 Youth Conference

Brooklyn Community Board 14′s Youth Services Committee is pleased to announce that the 9th Annual Youth Conference will be held on:

Thursday, March 31, 2016

4-7 PM

Flatbush YMCA

(1401 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn.)

The event is free for all New York City residents, ages 12-19, who are looking for a volunteer opportunity, internship, summer job, afterschool or community program or more. New York City businesses, nonprofit organizations and agencies will be on hand to provide great opportunities for young people. To sign up for free today, visit