Advocacy

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

Women’s History Month – come celebrate it

Women’s History Month – come celebrate it Come celebrate at a forum hosted by the Park Slope Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library on Thursday, March 26th starting at 6:00 p.m. For more information, click here.  Should be a most enjoyable and bonding event. read more >>
  • Mar 12, 2015 by pscc

Town Hall to Discuss Improving Community-Police Relations this Sunday, 2/8

Town Hall to Discuss Improving Community-Police Relations this Sunday, 2/8 Please join us at a Town Hall to discuss improving community-police relations this Sunday. A similar Town Hall at Borough Hall two weeks ago was a success and interesting dialogue. Sunday, February 8 3 to 5 p.m. Union Temple 17 Eastern Parkway (across from the library at Grand Army Plaza) Third Floor Ballroom Hosted by […] read more >>
  • Feb 6, 2015 by pscc

PSCC Requests the reopening of hearings on NY Methodist’s expansion proposal

PSCC Requests the reopening of hearings on NY Methodist’s expansion proposal This letter to the Board of Standards and Appeals regarding the New York Methodist Hospital expansion was written by the PSCC subsequent to review of a request by neighborhood group Preserve Park Slope. PPS is asking the BSA to reopen the consideration of the minimum variances granted to the hospital based on new information. After […] read more >>
  • Dec 5, 2014 by pscc

The Nov. 21st Pop Up event

The Nov. 21st Pop Up event Now that the scaffolding is coming down at 4th & 9th (the subway station), PSCC is looking to ensure that the MTA makes the station attractive as well as fully functional! read more >>
  • Nov 22, 2014 by pscc