Public Meeting Notices

In compliance with our Charter-mandated responsibility to assist City departments and agencies in communicating with and transmitting information to the people of the district, CB11 provides a listing of public meeting notices.

Copies of The City Record , the official journal of the City of New York can be downloaded here


Manhattan Community Board 11

Notice of Public Hearing and Opportunity to Comment on Proposed ECF East 96th Street Mixed-Use Development Project

February 21, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.

New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029

The New York City Educational Construction Fund, along with developer, Avalon Bay Communities, proposes to replace the existing School of Cooperative Technical Education with a new facility and build an additional school building on the site to house two other East Harlem schools: the Heritage School and Park East High School. The site consists of an entire city block bounded by First and Second Avenues and 96th and 97th Streets.

The project would include a residential tower with 30% of the units reserved for permanently affordable housing, 10% of the units will be affordable to households earning up to 40% of Area Median Income. The project will include a small retail component at its base and will also reconstruct and revitalize the Marx Brothers Playground.

To facilitate the proposed development, the applicant requests a series of land use actions, including Zoning Map Amendment, Zoning Text Amendment, Special Permits from the City Planning Commission, Certifications from City Planning Commission, and Certification from the New York City Transit Authority.

In accordance with the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure (ULURP), the land use applications for the proposed development are subject to review by the community board, which has until March 27, 2017 to submit any comments and/or recommendations. Community Board 11 will vote on these land use applications during its Full Board Meeting on March 21, 2017.

Read full notice here.


Manhattan Community Board 11

Notice of Public Hearing and Opportunity to Comment

on the Mayor’s Preliminary Budget for FY 2018.

February 21, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.

New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029

The public is invited to present testimony at the hearing on how the 2018 Preliminary Budget addresses the needs and objectives of our community and how well the Budget responds to the community board’s Fiscal Year 2018 Capital and Expense budget requests.

All persons can submit comments for CB11’s consideration via:

  • Email. You can email written comments to mn11@cb.nyc.gov.
  • Mail. You can mail written comments to the attention of Angel D. Mescain, District Manager, Manhattan Community Board 11, 1664 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10035

Written comments must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 14, 2017.

  • Speaking at the Hearing. Anyone who wants to comment during the public hearing must sign up to speak. You can sign up before the hearing by calling the board office at 212-831-8929/30 by the close of business on Tuesday, February 21, 2017. You can speak for up to three minutes.

Further information may be obtained online at http://www.cb11m.org/nyc-budget-fy-2018/


The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC)

Notice of Annual Meeting

February 22, 2017 – 11:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

New York University – Kimmel Center

60 Washington Square South, E&L Auditorium – 4th Fl, New York, NY 10012

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) will hold its Annual Meeting on Wednesday, February 22, 2017. The theme of the meeting will be “Making the Case for Infrastructure Investment”. This meeting will be available via webcast and can be viewed live through www.NYMTC.org. For security purposes, bring a valid photo ID and R.S.V.P. by calling (212) 383-7200 or by sending an e-mail to andrea.miles-cole@dot.ny.gov. The agenda appears below and supporting documents are available at www.NYMTC.org. Learn more here.


New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Notice of Public Hearing and Opportunity to Comment on Proposed Amendments to Title 24 of the Rules of the City of New York

  Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 2 p.m.

Gotham Center, 42-09 28th Street, Room 3-32, Long Island City, NY 11101-4132

The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (the “Department”) is proposing to add a new Chapter 5 (“Pet Shops”) to Title 24 of the Rules of the City of New York to implement the new requirements set forth in Subchapter 9 of Chapter 3, Chapter 8 and Chapter 17 of Title 17 of the Administrative Code of the City of New York. Read full notice here.


NYC Department of Housing Preservation & Development

Notice of Public Hearing and Opportunity to Comment on Proposed Rules

Monday, March 6, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

100 Gold Street, 9th Floor, Room 9P10, New York, NY

The Department of Housing Preservation and Development is proposing an amendment to Chapter 39 of Title 28 of the Rules of the City of New York which governs the revocation procedures for tax exemptions and abatements. Read full notice here.