Public Safety & Transportation

As the committee charged with the oversight and response to public safety concerns, we endeavor to address, advocate for and respond to any concerns brought before us that affect the security of our East Harlem community. Additionally, we will monitor, assess and make recommendations in the best interest of our community residents to ensure that transportation needs for pedestrians, vehicles, and cyclists are met in a fair, convenient and responsible manner.”

The Public Safety & Transportation Committee reviews requests for:

  • Street and Avenue Name Changes – NYC Council
  • changes to Parking Regulations – NYC Department of Transportation (DOT)
  • the installation of Speed Bumps – NYC Department of Transportation (DOT)

Committee Chair:
Jose Altamirano

Vice-Chair:
Michelle Wiltshire-Clement

Staff Liaison:
Khalid Nixon

Meetings
2nd Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm. Please check the calendar for the meeting location and agenda.

Presentation Requests

Complete a Request for Committee Presentation Form and submit it to the staff liaison.