"We Will Not Go Back" March - Saturday, August 23, 2014
Please see the link below for information and details on the "We Will Not Go Back" March being held on Saturday, August 23, 2014.  (Posted: August 19, 2014)
"We Will Not Go Back" March
 
Film shoot August 19th Owls Head Park Lawn Area and 6815 Bliss Terrace
There will be a film shoot for a Commercial for "Emblem Health Anthem" on Tuesday, August 19th from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm in the Lawn Area of Owls Head Park and at 6815 Bliss Terrace.

There will be parking restrictions on 68th Street between Bliss Terrace and Narrows Avenue and on Bliss Terrace between 68th Street and Bay Ridge Avenue. Signs will be posted for the No Parking areas.  (Posted: August 14, 2014)
 
Verrazano Narrows Bridge Upper Level Overnight Closure Aug. 4-20
Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Nighttime Upper Level Closures Planned Beginning Mon. Aug 4 Through Wed., Aug. 20

Hazardous Materials and Over-height Vehicles Must Use Alternate Route

The Verrazano-Narrows upper level will be closed between 9 p.m. and 5-6 a.m. beginning Mon. Aug. 4 through Wed., Aug. 20 for the removal and installation of new steel sign gantries and signs.

Motorists will be able to use the lower level of the bridge, which will remain fully open, while this work is done.

Commercial vehicles carrying hazardous materials and those that are more than 13-feet-6-inches tall will not be permitted to cross in either direction during full, upper level closures. These vehicles must use alternate routes. In addition, vehicles that are more than 17-feet-wide will not be permitted to cross the lower level westbound into Staten Island during full upper level closures. There is no restriction on over-wide vehicles on the lower level heading into Brooklyn.

The eastbound upper level to Brooklyn will reopen at 5 a.m. each day to accommodate rush hour traffic. The westbound upper level into Staten Island will reopen at 6 a.m.
 (Posted: August 04, 2014)
 
Veterans - Begin a New Career!
Become a Certified Technician in the Network Cabling Industry. Program consists of 3 courses (150 hours) which leads to 3 entry level certifications:
- Telecommunications Technologies
- Network Cabling Specialist - Fiber
- Network Cabling - Copper-Based System
Job Placement Assistance Available. Information Sessions Wednesday, August 6th at 2PM, and Monday, August 11th at 2PM at LaGuardia Community College, 29-10 Thomson Avenue, Long Island City, N.Y. RSVP call 718-482-5386 or email vets@lagcc.cuny.edu.  (Posted: July 30, 2014)
 
From NYPD Crime Prevention
Please see the flyer below from NYPD Crime Prevention regarding deception burglaries.  (Posted: July 24, 2014)
NYPD Crime Prevention
 
ReServe - Help a Student succeed - Become a tutor
ReServe is offering paid part time positions to serve as afternoon tutors through the MS ExTRA program with the NYC Dept. of Education and the After School Corporation (TASC).

- Do you love to read?
- Do you have a bachelor's degree, or are you a current college senior?
- Are you able to serve at a NYC public middle school five days (15-20 hours) per week for the 2014-2015 school year?

Learn more at www.reserveinc.org/reserve-tutoring or call 212-727-4335  (Posted: July 24, 2014)
 
Time Warner Cable Scheduled Work Within CB10
Time Warner Cable will be upgrading the cable system within Community Board 10. Excavation on the streets listed below will begin on or about Wed., July 23rd and should be completed on or about Thurs., Sept. 4th.
- 84th Street from 5th Avenue to Fort Hamilton Parkway
- 3rd Avenue from 71st Street to 72nd Street

Also, excavation and installation work is scheduled at 416 87th Street beginning on or about August 4th and will last for approximately 4 weeks  (Revised: August 08, 2014)
 
Night Milling Locations for Community Board 10
Please see the link below for the Night Milling Locations for Community Board 10. Milling operations is scheduled for July 28th, 2014.  (Posted: July 22, 2014)
Night Milling
 
New Information about Pre-School Below
Opportunity Starts Now. Families with children born in 2010 are eligible for Pre-K education – high quality full-day programs in the New York City Department of Education system of public schools and Community Based Early Childhood Centers across the city. Pre-K for All is expanding to give more children than ever the benefits of high-quality programs. Tens of thousands of new seats have been added this year.
There are seats available in the Department of Education’s pre-K system across the city. Public schools and Community Based Early Childhood Centers offered through the DOE provide free, full-day high-quality pre-K near your home or work. There, your child will learn to problem solve, ask questions and work together. All programs are fully licensed Department of Education learning centers with trained, high quality teachers.
Finding a Pre-K for All program is easy.
1. You can find a list of centers near you at http://nyc.gov/prek
2. Or Text PREK to 877 877 and enter your zip code.
3. Or call 311.
Please see the link below for details and to apply.
 (Posted: July 24, 2014)
Pre-K
 
Con Edison - Customer with Special Needs/Life Sustaining Equipment
If you are a Con Ed customer with special needs or if you are dependent on life sustaining equipment, Con Ed would like to hear from you.

Please check the link:
http://www.coned.com/customercentral/brochures/Customers%20With%20Special%20Needs.pdf

or contact Con Ed at 1-800--75-Con-Ed (1-800-752-6633) or go to coned.com  (Posted: June 20, 2014)
Con Ed Customers with Special Needs/Life Sustaining Equipment
 
Senior Apartments for Rent in Flushing Queens
Please see the attached information regarding applications for affordable housing rental apartments in the Flushing section of Queens.

Eligible applicants must have at least one household member who is 62 years of age or older. Qualified applicants must meet income guidelines and selection criteria.  (Posted: July 08, 2014)
Senior Affordable Housing - Flushing Queens
 
Upper Level Closures on the Verrazano Narrows Bridge
Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Planned Upper Level Closures

Truck And Hazardous Materials Restrictions Will Be In Place

The westbound upper level of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge will be closed Monday night into Tuesday morning and there will be a full closure of the upper level of the bridge in both directions Tuesday night into Wednesday for the continued removal of steel sign gantries.

Motorists will be able to use the lower level of the bridge, which will remain fully open while this work is done.

Vehicles carrying hazardous materials will not be able to cross the bridge westbound into Staten Island from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday into Tuesday morning. They will not be permitted across the bridge in either direction Tuesday night into Wednesday morning from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. eastbound and 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. westbound, and must use an alternate route.

Trucks that are more than 13-feet-6-inches tall cannot cross westbound into Staten Island Monday, June 30 into Tuesday, July 1 or in either direction Tues., July 1 into Wed., July 2. These vehicles must use an alternate route.
In addition, vehicles that are more than 17-feet-wide will not be permitted to cross the lower level bridge westbound into Staten Island overnight June 30-July1 or July 1-July 2. There is no restriction on over-wide vehicles on the lower level heading into Brooklyn.
All work is dependent on good weather. The planned schedule is as follows:

June 30-July 1
Westbound, all three upper level lanes closed, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Eastbound, one lane closed, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.


July 1-July 2
Westbound all lanes upper level closed, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Eastbound all lanes upper level closed, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
 (Posted: June 30, 2014)
 
Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Overnight Upper Level Closure June 23-28
Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Upper Level Closures Planned Next Week
Hazardous Materials Vehicles Banned During Full UL Closures

There will be full and partial closures of the upper level of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge for the removal and installation of new steel sign gantries during overnight hours from June 23 through June 28.

The upper level of the bridge will be fully closed three nights during overnight hours. Motorists will be able to use the lower level of the bridge while this work is done. Vehicles carrying hazardous materials will not be permitted to cross during full, upper level closures and must use alternate routes.

All work is dependent on good weather. The planned schedule is as follows:
Eastbound Upper Level to Brooklyn
Nightly 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Mon.-Fri. all three lanes closed.
Saturday from 12:01 a.m. to 7 a.m. one lane closed.

Westbound Upper Level to Staten Island
Tuesday 12:01 a.m. to 6 a.m. one lane closed.
Nightly 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. Tues-Fri. all three lanes closed.
Saturday from 12:01 a.m. to 8 a.m. all three lanes closed.

The most up-to-date information on MTA service status is always available at www.mta.info. For immediate notice of service changes, sign up for email or text alerts at www.mymtaalerts.com.  (Posted: June 19, 2014)
 
BROOKLYN CB10 BICYCLE EXTENSION PRESENTATION
Please see the link below for the Department of Transportation's Brooklyn CB10 Bicycle Extension Presentation.  (Posted: June 12, 2014)
Bicycle Extension Presentation
 
CB 10 Board Meeting Public Speaker Session
The Public Speaker portion of all Community Board 10 meetings is limited to 20 minutes in total. Each speaker will be limited in speaking time at the Chair's discretion based on the total number of requests received.  (Posted: June 05, 2014)
 
Bay Ridge & Bensonhurst Greenmarkets
Please see the link below for information on the Bay Ridge & Bensonhurst Greenmarkets, which will open this weekend, June 7th and 8th.  (Posted: June 04, 2014)
Greenmarkets 2014
 
Emergency Sewer Repair Advisory
There are two sewer repair projects taking place within the confines of Community Board Ten: 74th Street between 3rd and 4th Avenues, and 74th Street between Ridge Blvd. & 3rd Avenue. Work hours are 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM, and work duration is approximately 4-5 days.  (Posted: May 22, 2014)
 
Forever Graffiti Free Form
Please see the link below for the Forever Graffiti Free Form. Property owners who submit this form will no longer receive a "Notice of Intent to Remove Graffiti" each time graffiti is reported on their property. The property will be automatically queued for cleaning each time a new incident is reported.  (Posted: May 28, 2014)
Graffiti Free Form
 
Veterans Upward Bound Program
Please see the link below for information on the FREE Veterans Upward Bound Program at Laguardia Community College. The classes run for 6 weeks, Monday through Thursday from 2:00-5:30 PM. The next set of class dates are: May 27th-July 3rd, and July 21st-August 28th.  (Posted: May 29, 2014)
Veterans Upward Bound Program
 
Prescription Drug Drop Box
Community Board Ten Drug Task Force is asking residents to help spread the word: A Prescription Drug Drop Box is now available at the 68th Police Precinct, 333 65th Street. Please see the attached flyer for complete details.  (Posted: May 14, 2014)
Prescription Drug Drop Box
 
Important Notice: Eastbound Belt Parkway Over Mill Basin
Please be advised, on one night between Monday, May 12, and Friday, May 16, the New York City Department of Transportation Division of Bridges will close lanes of the eastbound Belt (Shore) Parkway bridge over Mill Basin to restore the asphalt on the roadway surface. Lane closures will be in effect from 11:01 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. the following morning. Please see the notice below for details.
 (Posted: May 08, 2014)
Important Notice from DOT
 
Kings County District Attorney Kenneth Thompson Brochures
Please see the brochures below from the DA's office on Bullying and their Elder Abuse Unit.  (Posted: May 08, 2014)
Brochures
 
Itty Bitty Kitty Cat Rescue Needs Your Help!
Itty Bitty Kitty Rescue needs help with the following:

- they are seeking additional volunteers
- they are seeking space to continue their mission of animal rescue and adoption
- they are seeking assistance to file for a 501(c)3 on a pro bono basis

Please contact George Politis at 917-889-5896 if you are able to help.

Visit their website at: ittybittykittyny.org  (Posted: April 22, 2014)
 
National Grid Scheduled Work in Community Board Ten
Please be advised that in the coming weeks, National Grid has planned construction on 83rd Street between 3rd Avenue and 4th Avenue.  (Posted: April 21, 2014)
 
Time Warner Cable Scheduled Work in Community Board 10
Please be advised that time Warner Cable of NYC will be upgrading the cable system within Community Board Ten on 87th Street from 4th Avenue to 5th Avenue. Excavation on the street will begin on or about Thursday, April 17th and should be completed on or about May 29, 2014.  (Posted: April 21, 2014)
 
Vision Zero
Vision Zero Townhalls and Public Workshops are underway. For further information click the link below.  (Posted: April 28, 2014)
Vision Zero
 
Belt (Shore) Parkway Lane Closures
Please be advised, beginning at 10:00 p.m., Monday April 7, 2014, there will be intermittent lane closures on both the eastbound and westbound Belt Parkway, between the Jamaica Bay Riding Academy (Exit 11) and Pennsylvania Ave (Exit14). The NYCDOT contractor will be performing night work on the Paerdegat Basin, Rockaway Parkway and Fresh Creek Basin bridges and roadway approaches. All travel lanes will re-open at 5:00 a.m. the following morning.
 (Posted: April 02, 2014)
Belt Parkway Lane Closures
 
DA's Action Center
Please see the link below for information on Kings County District Attorney Kenneth P. Thompson's Action Center, located at 350 Jay Street, 16th Floor, in Brooklyn. Please note: Photo ID is required when visiting the building.  (Posted: March 26, 2014)
DA's Action Center
 
DOT Important Notice
Please see the link below for an important notice from the Department of Transportation regarding Component Rehabilitation of 4th Avenue Bridge over Belt Parkway beginning on or about April 14, 2014.  (Posted: April 07, 2014)
DOT Important Notice
 
Job Training & Placement
Please see the link below for information regarding Job Training and Placement being offered by Brooklyn Workforce Innovations.  (Posted: April 07, 2014)
Job Training and Placement
 
Belt (Shore) Parkway Lane Closures - Bay Ridge Avenue
The previously scheduled lane closures on the Belt Parkway Bridge over Bay Ridge Avenue has been rescheduled and will now begin at 10PM on Wednesday, March 26th. Please see the flyer below for details.
 (Revised: March 24, 2014)
Belt (Shore) Parkway Lane Closures - REVISED
 
HRA - Human Resources Administration - New - Fax Information
Coney Island SNAP Center (S22) now has a fax number to send updated documents after you have had a face-to -face interview. Fax requested documents or completed change request forms and supporting documentation when reporting any case changes to: Coney Island Right Fax at 917-639-1108.  (Posted: March 07, 2014)
 
Time Warner Cable Upcoming Work
Time Warner Cable of NYC will be upgrading the cable system in our area. Excavation of the following streets will begin on or about Friday, February 21, 2014 and should be completed on or about Friday, April 3, 2014: 77th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues.  (Posted: February 25, 2014)
 
Wildlife Conservation Society - Bridging the Gap Program
The Wildlife Conservation Society announced "Bridging the Gap", a new program at the Bronx Zoo, Central Park Zoo, Prospect Park Zoo, Queens Zoo and New York Aquarium for students. Please see the flyer below for complete details.  (Posted: February 25, 2014)
Bridging the Gap
 
National Grid Safety Information
Please see the link below for National Grid Safety Information.  (Posted: February 03, 2014)
National Grid Safety Information
 
Green Dot Scam Alert from 68th Precinct
The 68th Police Precinct is alerting residents to a terrible scam targeting residents – many have been seniors. See flyer below.  (Posted: January 22, 2014)
Green Dot Scam Alert
 
Scam Alert from 68th Precinct
The 68th Police Precinct is alerting residents to a terrible scam targeting residents – many have been seniors. See the flyer below for a list of some things to watch out for and some tips to help.  (Posted: January 22, 2014)
Scam Alert
 
CUNY Fatherhood Academy
CUNY Fatherhood Academy is a free 4-month, 3 day a week program that can help fathers between the ages of 18 and 24 who are unemployed or underemployed. Please see the flyer below for complete details.  (Posted: January 16, 2014)
CUNY Fatherhood Academy
 
National Grid Planned Work in CB10
In the coming weeks, National Grid has planned construction in CB10 as follows:
- on Shore Road between 74th and 77th Streets.
- on Ridge Blvd. between 68th Street and Bay Ridge Avenue.  (Posted: January 13, 2014)
 
OATH Health Tribunal
The goal of the NYC Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings (OATH) is to provide access to fair and timely hearings at all of the administrative courts it oversees. Starting December 20th, the OATH Health Tribunal will have a hearing office in each of the 5 boroughs, and Brooklyn-based restaurant owners who want to contest violations in person will now have their hearings at the new OATH Health Tribunal office in Brooklyn located at 9 Bond Street, 6th Floor. The office will be open 5 days a week. Please see the flyer below for complete details.  (Posted: December 17, 2013)
OATH Health Tribunal
 
Parachute NYC Respite Center
Parachute NYC is a NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene initiative that provides alternatives to hospitalization for people having a psychiatric crisis. The Brooklyn Respite Center is located in Brownsville and works exclusively with young people ages 18-30 experiencing a first episode of psychosis. Please see the flyer below for complete details.  (Posted: December 17, 2013)
Parachute NYC
 
Brooklyn Public Library Volunteer Opportunities
The Brooklyn Public Library offers programs that are both rewarding volunteer opportunities and important resources for patrons within the Brooklyn community. Such programs include After School Homework Helpers, Citizenship Exam Coaches, High School Tutors and Resume Coaches. Please see the flyers below for complete details.  (Posted: December 03, 2013)
BPL Volunteer Opportunities
 
Graffiti Clean-Up Hotline
Councilman Vincent J. Gentile, in partnership with the Bay Ridge and Bensonhurst Beautification Preservation Alliance, Inc. and CitySolve, introduced a district-wide graffiti cleaning program for the neighborhoods of Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, Bath Beach and Bensonhurst. The program will consist of three components – beginning with making all of the major commercial corridors in the 43rd Council district graffiti-free. Surfaces to be cleaned include rolldown security gates, building side walls, fences, doors, mailboxes and storage boxes. After the first cleaning of these corridors is completed, they will be kept graffiti-free via monthly graffiti inspections and maintenance. Constituents within Council District 43 can call Councilman Gentile’s new hotline at 718-748-5200 ext. 201 with locations that they’d like to see cleaned. Within two weeks, each reported site will be visited and cleaned.  (Posted: October 23, 2013)
 
Civilian Complaint Review Board Meeting
The Civilian Complaint Review Board holds a monthly public meeting on the second Wednesday of each month. The next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 10:00 AM. All meetings will take place at 100 Church Street, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10007, unless otherwise noted. Photo identification is required to enter the building.
 (Revised: May 20, 2014)
 
4th Avenue Redesign Recommendations - Part 1
Please see the link below for Part 1 of Community Board Ten's Traffic & Transportation Committee's 4th Avenue Redesign Recommendations. (Part 2 follows)  (Posted: September 30, 2013)
4th Avenue Redesign Recommendations Pt. 1
 
4th Avenue Redesign Recommendations - Part 2
Please see the link below for Part 2 of Community Board Ten's Traffic & Transportation Committee's 4th Avenue Redesign Recommendations. (Part 1 above)  (Posted: September 30, 2013)
4th Avenue Redesign Recommendations
 
Rockaway / Brooklyn Army Terminal / Manhattan Ferry Service
The ferries come from the Rockaways, stop at the Brooklyn Army Terminal Pier and travel to Pier 11 at Wall Street and to East 34th Street / FOR Drive. Plus, there's free parking at the large lot at the 58th Street pier. One way fare is $3.50. Please see the link below for the Ferry Schedule.  (Revised: February 24, 2014)
2014 Ferry Schedule
 
Department of Transportation 4th Avenue Corridor Safety Improvements
Please see the link below for DOT's presentation on 4th Avenue Corridor Safety Improvements, May 2013.  (Posted: May 15, 2013)
DOT 4th Avenue Presentation
 
Siphon Project - Upcoming Work Update
Attached, please find a Notice of Upcoming Work relating to installation of a 72” water main along Shore Road (86th – 83rd Streets) in connection with the Siphon Project.
 (Posted: May 31, 2013)
Siphon Project Upcoming Work
 
Siphon Project
Please see the link below for details on the work being done on the replacement of the existing water siphons between Brooklyn and Staten Island.  (Posted: June 05, 2012)
Siphon Project
 
2014 Alternate Side Parking Rules Suspension Calendar
The schedule for Alternate Side Parking suspension dates is now available at the Community Board 10 District Office, 8119 5th Avenue.
You can view the schedule below, or stop by the office to pick one up.  (Revised: December 09, 2013)
2014 Alternate Side Parking Suspension Dates
 
STRENGTHEN YOUR MIND AND BODY AT THE SAME TIME!
Come to the Bay Ridge Jewish Center, 405 81 Street(by blue awning), Thursdays at 10AM to strengthen your whole body and mind while doing Tai Chi, which is a combination of meditation, martial arts and health toning all in one! First class free. Cost $10/lesson thereafter.
 (Posted: May 06, 2013)
 
Kings County District Attorney Drug Hotline
Kings County District Attorney's Office Drug Hotline: 1-888-374-DRUG  (Revised: May 08, 2014)
 
Human Trafficking Bureau Brochure
Please see the link below for the Kings County District Attorney Human Trafficking Bureau's Brochure, which provides information and resources regarding human trafficking, as well as Hotline contact numbers.  (Posted: March 07, 2013)
Human Trafficking Bureau Brochure
 
Tow Truck Company Regulations & Fees
Tow Truck Company fees, as regulated by the Department of Consumer Affairs, are as follows: Street Tow: $125 for the tow including the first 3 days of storage, $15 each day afterwards; Highway Tow: $125 for the tow including the first 10 miles, $15 per mile afterwards; Private lot tow: $125 for the tow including the first 2 days of storage, $15 each day afterwards. Complaints against tow truck companies can be filed via 311 or by completing a complaint form and mailing it to the Department of Consumer Affairs. Please see the link below for the Department of Consumer Affairs Information and Complaint Form.  (Posted: January 15, 2013)
Tow Truck Complaint Form & Information
 
Con Ed Green Team Offer
Please see the link below for complete details on Con Ed Green Team's incentives and rebates to help you save money and energy.  (Posted: September 26, 2012)
Con Ed Green Team
 
Social Security Card Centers
Please see the attached flyer which gives directions to four of the Social Security Card Centers in New York City –Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx and Manhattan. Note: There is a new office in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, – both citizens and non-citizens - may apply for a new or replacement Social Security Number card.

**New - Bensonhurst Location:
7714 17 AVENUE
BROOKLYN, NY 11214

Social Security Office Hours : MON: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM; TUES: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM; WED: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM; THUR: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM; FRI: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM; SAT & SUN: CLOSED
Social Security Phone (Nat'l) : 1-800-772-1213
TTY : 1-800-325-0778

Federal Holidays & Emergency Closures
 (Revised: April 23, 2014)
Social Security Card Centers
 
Caregiver Support Group
Catholic Charities announced a free Caregiver Support Group to be held every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 3:00 - 4:30 PM. For more information please contact Ms. Gomez at Our Lady ofAngels Human Service Center, 336 73rd Street, 718-680-6344.  (Posted: February 29, 2012)
 
Lower East Side Ecology Center
Please see the flyer below from the Lower East Side Ecology Center announcing a permanent drop off location on President Street for electronic waste.  (Revised: February 02, 2012)
Lower East Side Ecology Center
 
NIA Youth & Family Counseling Services
NIA offers a range of services to meet the needs of families. They provide cost-free services dedicated to advocacy, counseling, and supporting education. Please see the flyer below for details.  (Posted: January 26, 2012)
NIA Youth & Family Counseling Services
 
TrafficStat - A Reality!
Good news: Accident and summons data is now available to the public for the first time on the New York City Police Department's website, thanks to Local Law 12 of 2011, sponsored by Council Member Jessica Lappin.
The crash data, which includes the number of moving violation summonses, the number of traffic crashes, and the number of injuries and fatalities citywide and by borough, can be found at http://www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/html/traffic_reports/motor_vehicle_accident_data.shtml.
The summons data can be found at http://www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/html/traffic_reports/traffic_summons_reports.shtml.
Having this data available online to the public will help with better solutions to the many traffic and pedestrian safety issues affecting many of our communities. Armed with this information, the streets can be made safer for everyone.
 (Posted: February 06, 2012)
 
Warning from Con Ed Regarding Scammers
Con Edison is warning its customers and other members of the public to be vigilant in protecting themselves against several types of scams that have been reported to the company. Please see the flyer below for details.
 (Posted: January 30, 2012)
Con Ed Scam Warning
 
Brooklyn Public Library - Practice English FREE
The Brooklyn Public Library is offering FREE Practice English in a Conversation Group sessions at the Dyker Library, 8202 13th Avenue, Wednesdays, 4:00-6:00 PM starting October 12th. No registration necessary. Call 718-748-6261 for more information.  (Posted: October 12, 2011)
 
Free Cancer Screenings for Uninsured Brooklyn Residents
Please see the flyer below for complete details on FREE cancer screenings for uninsured Brooklyn residents.  (Posted: September 20, 2011)
Cancer Services Program
 
Safe Stop Program
The Kings County District Attorney's Office created the Safe Stop Program, which partners with local merchants (at no cost) to provide a safe place for youth, seniors and all others to go if they need help in case of an emergency. If someone is lost, has a medical emergency, or is a crime victim, they can go into any Safe Stop location where merchants will have information and resources for those who need help. Participants of Safe Stop will display decals in their store windows identifying them as a designated Safe Stop location. For more information on how to get involved in the Safe Stop Program, please contact the DA's office at 718-250-2000.  (Revised: May 08, 2014)
 
Bottle & Can Mandatory Take-Back Program
Please see the link below for information regarding the Bottle & Can Mandatory Take-Back Program, and the Returnable Container Complaint Form.  (Posted: July 18, 2011)
Bottle & Can Mandatory Take-Back Program
 
Street Activity Permit Application - Link to SAPO Application
Click on the link below to access the Street Activity Permit Application/Block Party Application On Line  (Revised: March 12, 2012)
Block Party Application
 
New Food Stamp Application Site
Reaching Out Community Services, Inc. located at 7708 New Utrecht Avenue is now an Official Electronic Food Stamp Site. Please see the link below for more information. Call 718-373-4565 ext. 102 to schedule an appointment.  (Posted: January 24, 2011)
New Food Stamp Application Site
 
Con Edison Launces $50 Home Energy Survey
Con Edison Customers can get a home energy survey for $50 and receive energy-saving bulbs and other devices at no extra cost. The new program is part of the company commitment to help customers save on energy bills while helping the environment. Con Edison residential electric customers in one-to-four family homes are eligible for the incentives. Please see the link below for more information.  (Posted: January 20, 2011)
Con Edison Home Energy Survey
 
Sanitation Holiday Schedule
For the Sanitation Holiday Schedule and pickup information, please see the link below.  (Posted: January 18, 2011)
Sanitation Holiday Schedule
 
"Smarten Up!" Road Safety Brochure
Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz released a "Smarten Up!" road safety brochure with safety tips for all road users. Please see the link below to access the brochure.  (Posted: December 28, 2010)
"Smarten Up!" 2010 Brochure
 
New Sanitation Rules for Disposing of Mattresses and Box Springs
Beginning this Friday, Dec. 3rd, the New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) will require all City residents to fully encase all mattresses and box springs within a sealed plastic bag when these items are being discarded for DSNY collection. For more information, please see the press release below.
 (Posted: December 02, 2010)
DSNY Press Release
 
Dyker Heights Military Postage Fund
Support our Troops and their families by contributing to this fund which pays for postage on packages being sent to active military personnel. This fund depends on private donations. Any and all contributions are welcome. Please make all checks payable to: Dyker Heights Military Postage Fund. Mail contributions to: PO Box 280205, Brooklyn, NY 11228. Use this fund by mailing your packages at the Dyker Heights Post Office - 8230 13th Ave. For more info visit www.dykerheightscivicassociation.com.  (Posted: November 16, 2010)
 
NIGHTLIFE COMPLAINT INSTRUCTIONS
How to file a complaint on nightlife establishments.  (Posted: October 28, 2010)
Nightlife Complaint Instructions
 
Community Board Ten Military and Veterans Affairs Committe announces Resource Dirctory and Coupon Book for Active Military Families
Community Board Ten Military and Veterans Affairs Committee is pleased to welcome active military members and their families to Fort Hamilton.
The Committee has compiled a Resource Directory and Coupon booklet made available by local vendors.
We encourage military families to explore the wonderful communities that comprise Community Board Ten including Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights and Fort Hamilton.  (Revised: July 13, 2011)
Military Discount Booklet
 
Raccoon Information
Attached below is a pamphlet that was produced by the NYC Department of Health regarding raccoons.  (Posted: September 02, 2009)
NYC DOH Raccoon Pamphlet
 
 
 
 
  "We Will Not Go Back" March - Saturday, August 23, 2014
 
  Film shoot August 19th Owls Head Park Lawn Area and 6815 Bliss Terrace
 
  Verrazano Narrows Bridge Upper Level Overnight Closure Aug. 4-20
 
  Veterans - Begin a New Career!
 
  From NYPD Crime Prevention
 
  ReServe - Help a Student succeed - Become a tutor
 
  Time Warner Cable Scheduled Work Within CB10
 
  Night Milling Locations for Community Board 10
 
  New Information about Pre-School Below
 
  Con Edison - Customer with Special Needs/Life Sustaining Equipment
 
  Senior Apartments for Rent in Flushing Queens
 
  Upper Level Closures on the Verrazano Narrows Bridge
 
  Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Overnight Upper Level Closure June 23-28
 
  BROOKLYN CB10 BICYCLE EXTENSION PRESENTATION
 
  CB 10 Board Meeting Public Speaker Session
 
  Bay Ridge & Bensonhurst Greenmarkets
 
  Emergency Sewer Repair Advisory
 
  Forever Graffiti Free Form
 
  Veterans Upward Bound Program
 
  Prescription Drug Drop Box
 
  Important Notice: Eastbound Belt Parkway Over Mill Basin
 
  Kings County District Attorney Kenneth Thompson Brochures
 
  Itty Bitty Kitty Cat Rescue Needs Your Help!
 
  National Grid Scheduled Work in Community Board Ten
 
  Time Warner Cable Scheduled Work in Community Board 10
 
  Vision Zero
 
  Belt (Shore) Parkway Lane Closures
 
  DA's Action Center
 
  DOT Important Notice
 
  Job Training & Placement
 
  Belt (Shore) Parkway Lane Closures - Bay Ridge Avenue
 
  HRA - Human Resources Administration - New - Fax Information
 
  Time Warner Cable Upcoming Work
 
  Wildlife Conservation Society - Bridging the Gap Program
 
  National Grid Safety Information
 
  Green Dot Scam Alert from 68th Precinct
 
  Scam Alert from 68th Precinct
 
  CUNY Fatherhood Academy
 
  National Grid Planned Work in CB10
 
  OATH Health Tribunal
 
  Parachute NYC Respite Center
 
  Brooklyn Public Library Volunteer Opportunities
 
  Graffiti Clean-Up Hotline
 
  Civilian Complaint Review Board Meeting
 
  4th Avenue Redesign Recommendations - Part 1
 
  4th Avenue Redesign Recommendations - Part 2
 
  Rockaway / Brooklyn Army Terminal / Manhattan Ferry Service
 
  Department of Transportation 4th Avenue Corridor Safety Improvements
 
  Siphon Project - Upcoming Work Update
 
  Siphon Project
 
  2014 Alternate Side Parking Rules Suspension Calendar
 
  STRENGTHEN YOUR MIND AND BODY AT THE SAME TIME!
 
  Kings County District Attorney Drug Hotline
 
  Human Trafficking Bureau Brochure
 
  Tow Truck Company Regulations & Fees
 
  Con Ed Green Team Offer
 
  Social Security Card Centers
 
  Caregiver Support Group
 
  Lower East Side Ecology Center
 
  NIA Youth & Family Counseling Services
 
  TrafficStat - A Reality!
 
  Warning from Con Ed Regarding Scammers
 
  Brooklyn Public Library - Practice English FREE
 
  Free Cancer Screenings for Uninsured Brooklyn Residents
 
  Safe Stop Program
 
  Bottle & Can Mandatory Take-Back Program
 
  Street Activity Permit Application - Link to SAPO Application
 
  New Food Stamp Application Site
 
  Con Edison Launces $50 Home Energy Survey
 
  Sanitation Holiday Schedule
 
  "Smarten Up!" Road Safety Brochure
 
  New Sanitation Rules for Disposing of Mattresses and Box Springs
 
  Dyker Heights Military Postage Fund
 
  NIGHTLIFE COMPLAINT INSTRUCTIONS
 
  Community Board Ten Military and Veterans Affairs Committe announces Resource Dirctory and Coupon Book for Active Military Families
 
  Raccoon Information