From the Civic Council

Update on 120 5th Avenue Avery Hall Investments Project at 5th Avenue Key Food Site

Update on 120 5th Avenue Avery Hall Investments Project at 5th Avenue Key Food Site The Fifth Avenue Committee has provided the following update on the status of the 120 5th Avenue Project at the 5th Avenue Key Food Site on May 18, 2018. read more >>
  • Posted on May 17, 2018 by Kedin Kilgore

Tues May 29: Assemblymember Robert Carroll To Host Town Hall on the MTA

Tues May 29: Assemblymember Robert Carroll To Host Town Hall on the MTA NYC Subways and Buses – Come get answers to your questions about service issues and plans for the future. Join Assemblymember Robert Carroll at a Town Hall on the MTA with Andy Byford, the new President of the New York City Transit Authority. 6:30pm to 8:30pm on Tuesday, May 29 (doors open at 6pm) John Jay […] read more >>
  • Posted on May 15, 2018 by Darden

May 15: HPD Outreach-Housing Resources In Your Neighborhood

May 15: HPD Outreach-Housing Resources In Your Neighborhood Housing Preservation and Development Outreach Date: Tuesday, May 15 Time: 11:00am to 2:00pm Location: District Office of Assemblymember Carroll 416 7th Avenue between 13th and 14th Streets To RSVP or for more information on this or any other community concern, please call the District Office at (718) 788-7221 or e-mail: carrollr@nyassembly.gov. New York City Department of Housing […] read more >>
  • Posted on May 3, 2018 by Darden

Rain Barrel Giveaway Program: Presented by Assemblymember Robert Carroll and the Department of Environmental Protection

Rain Barrel Giveaway Program: Presented by Assemblymember Robert Carroll and the Department of Environmental Protection Get a free rain barrel for your garden!  Assemblymember Robert Carroll and the Department of Environmental Protection are co-sponsoring this event. Date: Sunday, May 6 Time: 10am to 12 noon PICKUP LOCATION:  1203 Albemarle Road You must call in advance to reserve a rain barrel 718-788-7221 or e-mail CarrollR@NYAssembly.gov More about the rain barrel program here: http://www.nyc.gov/html/dep/html/stormwater/rainbarrel.shtml read more >>
  • Posted on May 3, 2018 by Darden

You Can Help Protect The Botanic Garden from Outsized Development

You Can Help Protect The Botanic Garden from Outsized Development The Park Slope Civic Council opposes a project proposed by Bruce Eicher for a site adjacent to the eastern boundary of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden that would involve a rezoning application involving a more than 300% increase in the allowable density of the site. 1,450 housing units in a building that is planned to be more than 40 stories tall, would forever overwhelm the botanic garden and its greenhouse visually and with significant shadows for much of the day read more >>
  • Posted on Apr 27, 2018 by Kedin Kilgore

Spring/Summer 2018 Civic News

Spring/Summer 2018 Civic News We invite you to look over this latest edition of Civic News, PSCC’s award-winning newsletter. read more >>
  • Posted on Apr 19, 2018 by Kedin Kilgore

May 14: 5@55: The Five Legal Documents You Need by Age 55

May 14: 5@55: The Five Legal Documents You Need by Age 55 Empower Yourself with Knowledge, Prepare For Your Future The Way You Want It To Be Heights and Hills hosts a Community Conversation at the Park Slope Center for Successful Aging on Monday, May 14. Judith Grimaldi and Joanne Seminara, elder law attorneys and authors of 5@55, will lead a discussion about the essential steps you […] read more >>
  • Posted on Apr 17, 2018 by Darden

We’re All In This Together: PSCC Co-Hosts Long Distance Caregiving Workshop

We’re All In This Together: PSCC Co-Hosts Long Distance Caregiving Workshop Long Distance Caregiving: Caring for Someone Who Lives Far Away A PSCC Collaboration with Heights and Hills: As part of the PSCC project, “We’re All In This Together,” we are pleased to announce the upcoming workshop: Long Distance Caregiving: Caring for Someone Who Lives Far Away DATE:  Monday, April 9th TIME: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM LOCATION:  Park Slope Center […] read more >>
  • Posted on Mar 22, 2018 by Darden