May 2012  
 
May 2     Youth/Human Services/Education Committee Meeting
  Presentation and discussion with representatives for the Citizens' Committee for Children on their Campaign for Children, an advocacy effort to oppose the proposed cuts to child care and after-school services in the City's budget.
  Presentation and discussion with a representative for the Department of Education's Office of Space Planning on the department's planning process for determining how school spaces are allocated, outfitted and utilized and how that effects our district.
 
   Fifth Avenue Committee
   Conference Room
   621 Degraw Street (between 3rd & 4th Ave)
   Brooklyn, NY 11217
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   6:30 PM
 
 
May 5     Cinco De Mayo
U.S. Census Bureau Press Release
 
May 7     Executive Committee Meeting
Not scheduled
 
 
May 9     General Board Meeting
Brooklyn Borough Hall
209 Joralemon Street, Court Room
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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6:30 PM
 
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May 13     Mother's Day
U.S. Census Bureau Press Release
 
May 16     Parks / Recreation / Cultural Affairs Committee Meeting
  Presentation and discussion with representatives for New York City Fieldhouse, Inc., on their proposal to underwrite the design and construction costs of a year-round, multi-use recreation facility at Brooklyn Bridge Park near Pier 5. NYC Fieldhouse is a new not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting healthy and sustainable living in our communities through recreational and competitive sports with an emphasis on competitive track cycling.
 
   Cobble Hill Health Center, multipurpose room
   380 Henry Street
   (between Warren/Congress Streets)
   Brooklyn, NY 11201
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   6:30 PM
 
 
May 17     Transportation Committee Meeting
Not scheduled
 
 
May 21     Economic Waterfront Community Development & Housing Committee Meeting
Town Hall Meeting on Public Housing for residents of 572 Warren Street, Gowanus and Wyckoff Gardens Houses
 
  At this meeting we invite residents of 572 Warren Street/Turning Point, Gowanus and Wyckoff Gardens Houses to share with us your complaints, concerns and ideas for improving public housing so we can be more effective advocates for you.
 
   Cuyler-Warren Street United Methodist Church
   450 Warren Street
   (between Bond/Nevins Streets)
   Brooklyn, NY 11217-2506
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   6:30 PM
 
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May 22     Barclays Center Transportation Demand Management Plan meeting
EMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENT AND BROOKLYN COMMUNITY BOARDS 2, 6 & 8
Invite the community to a meeting on the Barclays Center Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Plan, the proposal which aims to reduce vehicular traffic to the arena & minimize the effects of the cars that do come.

Representatives of the developer will make a presentation, and answer questions.
 
Brooklyn Borough Hall
209 Joralemon Street, Court Room
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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6:00 PM
 
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May 23     Youth/Human Services/Education Committee Meeting
  Presentation and review of New York State Senate bill S.6915, an act to amend the education law in relation to the members and powers of the board of education of the city of New York.
  Update from representative for Council Member Stephen Levin on the replacement P.S. 133 school building under construction at 375 Butler Street, including construction progress report and proposed shared use of building by Community School Districts 13 and 15.
  Presentation and discussion with representatives for Hunger Free Communities Consortium, which is a collaboration of New York City's leading anti-hunger, nutrition, and aging organizations working toward the creation of a hunger free New York City, with a particular focus on aiding the especially vulnerable populations of households with children, working poor, and senior citizens.
 
   Cobble Hill Community Meeting Room
   250 Baltic Street
   (between Court/Clinton Streets)
   Brooklyn NY 11201
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   6:30 PM
 
Download a copy of NYS Senate Bill S6915
 
May 28     Memorial Day
City Holiday/CB6 District Office Closed
No meetings
 
 
May 30     Public Safety/Environmental Protection/Permits/Licenses Committee Meeting
  Presentation and review of an unenclosed sidewalk cafe permit application renewal submitted to the Department of Consumer Affairs on behalf of Credence LLC. dba Bareburger at 170 7th Avenue (between 1st Street/Garfield Place) to permit 16 tables and 32 seats.
  Presentation and review of a new application for an unenclosed sidewalk cafe permit submitted to the Department of Consumer Affairs on behalf of Kiki Asian Bistro Corp. at 2 Lincoln Place (between 5th/6th Avenues) to permit 11 tables and 26 seats.
  Presentation and review of an unenclosed sidewalk cafe permit application renewal submitted to the Department of Consumer Affairs on behalf of Park Slope MP Company, LLC at 160 7th Avenue (between 1st Street/Garfield Place) to permit 7 tables and 14 seats.
  Presentation and review of an on-premises liquor license application submitted to the State Liquor Authority on behalf of Bigger Boat Inc. at 284 3rd Avenue (between Carroll/President Streets)
  Presentation and review of an on-premises liquor license application submitted to the State Liquor Authority on behalf of Bierkraft Inc. at 191 5th Avenue (between Berkeley Place/Union Street).
  Presentation and review of an on-premises liquor license application submitted to the State Liquor Authority on behalf of Nick Cora Bella Ltd at 274 4th Avenue (between Carroll Street/Garfield Place)
  Presentation and review of an on-premises liquor license application submitted to the State Liquor Authority on behalf of I'll Have Coffee LLC at 285 3rd Avenue (between President/Carroll Streets)
  Presentation and review of an on-premises liquor license application submitted to the State Liquor Authority on behalf of Dassara LLC at 271 Smith Street(between Degraw/Sackett Streets)
  Presentation and review of an on-premises liquor license corporation change application submitted to the State Liquor Authority on behalf of ILGT LLC at 270 Smith Street (between Degraw/Sackett Streets)
  Presentation and review of an on-premises liquor license application submitted to the State Liquor Authority on behalf of 5th Avenue Salumi Inc. at 195A 5th Avenue (between Berkeley Place/Union Street).
  Presentation and review of an on-premises liquor license application submitted to the State Liquor Authority on behalf of Calexico 278 LLC at 278B 5th Avenue (between 1st Street/Garfield Place)
 
   78th Police Precinct
   65 6th Avenue, Courtroom
   (between Bergen/Dean Streets)
   Brooklyn, NY 11217
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   6:30 PM
 
 
May 31     Landmarks/Land Use Committee Meeting
  Presentation and review of a Certificate of Appropriateness application submitted to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for excavation of front yard, installation of new steps, lower window openings at front facade, alterations to ironwork and replacement siding and new window locations at penthouse at 439-441 Henry Street (between Kane/Degraw Streets), Cobble Hill Historic District.
  Presentation and review of a Certificate of Appropriateness application submitted to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for the legalization of previously installed ironwork at 326A President Street (between Smith/Hoyt Streets), Carroll Gardens Historic District.
  Presentation and review of a Certificate of Appropriateness application submitted to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for the addition of a gas lamp post in front areaway and replacement ironwork at 110 Berkeley Place (between 6th/7th Avenues), Park Slope Historic District.
  Presentation and review of a Certificate of Appropriateness application submitted to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for the expansion of a sidewalk tree pit in front of 100 Park Place (between 6th/7th Avenues), Park Slope Historic District.
 
   Prospect Park Residence
   1 Prospect Park West
   Brooklyn, NY 11215
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   6:00 PM
 
 
 
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