Local East Harlem sites for donations to Puerto Rico

The 116th Street Block Association will be participating in collecting: food perishables – can goods (easy to open); water; tools; batteries; flash lights/lanterns; hygienic items (soap, disposable wipes towels, etc.); hot plates; baby food; towels; bug repellant nets; disposable plates, cups; disposable utensils; first aid kits; any other things that can be readily useful (*we […]

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Second Avenue Subway | Phase 2 Community Information Center Opens!

September 18th marked the Grand Opening of the MTA’s Second Avenue Subway Phase 2 Community Information Center! The Second Avenue Subway Phase 2 Community Information Center is now open. The center serves as an educational resource where you can learn all about the Second Avenue Subway and a place where members of the community can […]

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Reuse & Repair Grant

Don’t Throw it Out! Get a Grant to Reuse or Repair it! How would you decrease waste to landfills with $2,000? Citizens Committee for New York City is partnering with the Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board (SWAB) and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer for the Reuse & Repair Grant. The goal of the grant is […]

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