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"This Old House" comes to Prospect Heights January 24

Posted: January 19, 2009 - 7:16pm

On January 24, the popular PBS television program "This Old House" will feature the renovation of a Prospect Heights brownstone. The house, located on Sterling Place between Underhill Avenue and Washington Avenue, was built in 1905 and is being completely remodeled by its present owners, Karen Shen and Kevin Costello.

Local Candidates on Housing: A Forum

Start Date: 
October 16, 2008 - 6:30pm
Categories
Topic : 
Housing
Sponsored By: 
Pratt Area Community Council
Location: 
St. Frances College
180 Remsen Street (between Court and Clinton Streets), Brooklyn
United States
Description: 
  • Do tenants have a voice?
  • How do New York State and Federal government work to improve housing?
  • How can tentants get their issues heard?

Come to A Forum: How to Make Government Work for You.

Confirmed attendees include: Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries, Assemblywoman Joan Millman, Pedro Monge, State Senator Velmanette Montgomery, Daniel Squadron and John C. Chromczak. All candidates in Congressional District 10, Assembly Districts 50, 52, and 57, and State Senate Districts 18 and 25 have been invited.

For more information, call the Pratt Area Community Council at (718) 522-2613 x16.

Open to: 
General public

Community Board 8 general meeting

Start Date: 
October 9, 2008 - 7:00pm - November 9, 2008 - 7:00pm
Categories
Topic : 
Housing
Zoning
Landmarking
Economic development
Traffic and transit
Safety and security
Social services
Sponsored By: 
Community Board 8
Location: 
Berean Missionary Baptist Church
1641 Bergen Street (corner Rochester Avenue)
United States
Description: 

The general meeting of Community Board 8 includes reports from all committees, including:

  • Economic development
  • Housing/ULURP
  • Aging/Health
  • Parks
  • Fire/Safety
  • Youth and family services
  • Transportation
  • Environment/Sanitation
  • Education
  • Police
Open to: 
General public

Community Board 8 general meeting

Start Date: 
September 11, 2008 - 7:00pm
Categories
Topic : 
Urban planning
Housing
Zoning
Landmarking
Economic development
Traffic and transit
Safety and security
Social services
Sponsored By: 
Community Board 8
Location: 
Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation
727 Classon Avenue (corner of Park Place)
United States
Description: 

The general meeting of Community Board 8 includes reports from all committees, including:

  • Economic development
  • Housing/ULURP
  • Aging/Health
  • Parks
  • Fire/Safety
  • Youth and family services
  • Transportation
  • Environment/Sanitation
  • Education
  • Police
Open to: 
General public

Housing Legal Clinic Sponsored by Assembly Member Jeffries

A legal clinic to address housing issues will take place on Tuesday, September 23 at 6:30 pm at Medgar Evers College. Sponsored by Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries, the free clinic will offer legal support to residents who are facing eviction, having trouble with a landlord, are at risk of home foreclosure or having difficulty paying a sub-prime mortgage.

The clinic will take place at Medgars Evers College Presidential Conference Room, 1650 Bedford Avenue.

To RSVP, call 718-596-0100.

Accountable Development Working Group

Start Date: 
June 24, 2008 - 6:00pm
Categories
Topic : 
Urban planning
Housing
Zoning
Traffic and transit
Sponsored By: 
Fifth Avenue Committee
Location: 
Fifth Avenue Committee
621 DeGraw Street (near 4th Avenue)
United States
Description: 

Besides big apartment buildings, something else is rising in Brooklyn!

Concerned about

  • Atlantic Yards?
  • Sunset Park rezoning?
  • Gowanus rezoning?
  • Fulton Mall?

or any of the other development projects proposed for your neighborhood?

Come to the first-ever meeting of the Accountable Development Working Group.

For more information, contact Dave at (718) 237-2017 x148 or dpowell@fifthave.org.

Open to: 
General public