Advocacy

Give back to Prospect Park!

Give back to Prospect Park! 1,000 For the Park … an initiative of our friends and neighbors, the Prospect Park Alliance … Goal: 1,000 Donations of Any Size … Two Prospect Park fans have issued a challenge: if 1,000 people contribute to the Alliance by tomm’w, Tues., June 2, they will donate $50,000 read more >>
  • Jun 1, 2015 by pscc

City Modifies its Zoning Plan In Response to Public Concern by the Civic Council and Other Neighborhood Advocates

City Modifies its Zoning Plan In Response to Public Concern by the Civic Council and Other Neighborhood Advocates The Department of City Planning (DCP) has been forced to respond to the wellspring of protest from neighborhood groups like the Park Slope Civic Council against the city’s misguided zoning proposal, “Housing New York: Zoning for Quality and Affordability.” In late February, the DCP released the zoning proposal that would – if approved by the […] read more >>
  • May 24, 2015 by pscc

PSCC Weighs in on the Mayor’s “Housing New York: Zoning for Quality and Affordability” Plan

PSCC  Weighs in on  the Mayor’s  “Housing New York: Zoning for Quality and Affordability” Plan Joining neighborhood organizations throughout New York City, PSCC Trustees and members had a spirited discussion (at the April Trustees meeting) about the de Blasio Administration’s zoning proposal, “Housing New York: Zoning for Quality and Affordability.” While PSCC strongly endorses the goal of increasing affordable housing and senior housing throughout the city, the consensus was that […] read more >>
  • Apr 8, 2015 by pscc

Safer Streets

Safer Streets Sometimes, out of terrible tragedies, something good emerges. A child’s life was lost on Prospect Park West – struck by a car – and his mother has been instrumental in trying to minimize the chance of something similar happening again in NYC. read more >>
  • Apr 5, 2015 by pscc

MOVE NY FAIR PLAN PUBLIC MEETING

MOVE NY FAIR PLAN PUBLIC MEETING The Move NY Fair Plan is a comprehensive proposal that addresses the health of New York City’s transportation system. It aims to reduce traffic congestion and fund transportation and transit improvements. Please join Campaign Coordinator and Analyst Jonathan Matz to discuss the regional and local implications of the plan. WHERE: 78th Precinct, 4th floor (65 […] read more >>
  • Mar 18, 2015 by pscc