Livable Streets

Streetlights too bright?

Streetlights too bright? As bright new LED lighting started to “roll out” in Park Slope, many residents protested… and the Mayor has acknowledged that they were justified and will be accommodated. read more >>
  • May 17, 2016 by pscc

PSCC Holds Livable Streets Workshop

PSCC Holds Livable Streets Workshop On Sunday, March 22, some 40 members of the community spent the morning at Congregation Beth Elohim to take part in the Civic Council’s community workshop on livable streets. This livable streets workshop, the first since 2009, focused on four areas relating to the streets in our community. Judy Willig, Executive Director of Heights and […] read more >>
  • Apr 14, 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

Park Slope Civic Council Endorses MoveNY Fair Plan

Park Slope Civic Council Endorses MoveNY Fair Plan At its Board of Trustees meeting on April 2, 2015, the Park Slope Civic Council endorsed the MoveNY Fair Plan following a motion from the Livable Streets Committee and two community forums on this, one on February 19 and the other on March 26.  This plan would institute cashless, all-electronic tolling (with license plate readers […] read more >>
  • Mar 25, 2015 by pscc