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The Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council

Safety and security
The application of public services to reduce crime, prevent damage due to fire, and improve the quality of life in Prospect Heights.

Police seek central Brooklyn rapist

Posted: March 25, 2010 - 6:29pm

A man is wanted for two sexual assaults in Brooklyn, which happened near Franklin Avenue and Fulton Street. The sketch at right of the rapist was released by police.

 Tuesday’s armed attack of a 42-year-old, near Franklin Avenue and Fulton Street mirrors the sexual assault that occurred on March 16 when an armed man approached a 56-year-old women. He took both of his victims to isolated areas, raped them and struck them on the head with a firearm before fleeing on foot.This rapist attacked during the early morning hours, as well as in the late afternoon.

Prospect Heights town hall with elected representatives

Start Date: 
October 22, 2009 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Categories
Topic : 
Safety and security
Sponsored By: 
Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council
Location: 
P.S. 9 Auditorium
80 Underhill Avenue (between St. Marks Avenue and Bergen Street)
United States
Description: 

Join PHNDC for a town hall-style meeting with State Senator Eric Adams, Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries and City Council Member Letitia James. Topics to be discussed include:

  • Traffic and transportation (mass transit, street conditions, MTA)
  • Local economy (jobs, housing, small business)
  • Atlantic Yards (revised plan, new impacts)

Please bring your questions and concerns for your elected representatives!

Open to: 
General public

Community Board 8 general meeting

Start Date: 
September 10, 2009 - 7:00pm
Categories
Topic : 
Urban planning
Housing
Zoning
Landmarking
Economic development
Traffic and transit
Safety and security
Social services
Local development projects
Sponsored By: 
Brooklyn Community Board 8
Location: 
St. Gregory's RC Church
991 St. John's Place (corner of Brooklyn Avenue)
United States
Description: 

Brooklyn Community Board No. 8 represents parts of Crown Heights, Prospect Heights, and Weeksville. We are bounded by Atlantic Avenue (north side, even numbers) to Eastern Parkway (south side, odd numbers) and Ralph Avenue (east side, even numbers) to Flatbush Avenue (west side, odd numbers).

Open to: 
General public

Wrought iron gates stolen from Prospect Heights homes

Posted: July 17, 2009 - 9:40am

Prospect Heights residents should be aware that a significant number of wrought iron gates have recently been stolen. On Prospect Place alone, between Vanderbilt and Underhill, five gates have recently been stolen from homes and apartment buildings. It appears the thieves perform their nefarious deeds at night using a truck. Victims are urged to call 311 file a police report to increase police vigilance and to possibly retrieve their stolen gate.

Atlantic Yards informational meeting

Start Date: 
July 22, 2009 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Categories
Topic : 
Urban planning
Housing
Zoning
Eminent domain
Economic development
Traffic and transit
Safety and security
Social services
Atlantic Yards
Sponsored By: 
Brooklyn Community Boards 2, 6 & 8
Location: 
Long Island University,Zeckendorf Health Sciences Center
Room 107 (enter Dekalb Avenue, off Flatbush Avenue)
United States
Description: 

Please join Brooklyn Community Boards 2, 6 & 8 at an Informational Meeting to hear
an updated presentation on proposed modifications to the Atlantic Yards Development General Project Plan. At this meeting proposed modifications to the plan will be presented by representatives for the New York State Empire Development Corporation and Forest City Ratner Companies. Following the presentation there will be an opportunity for questions (to be submitted in writing) and answers.
Meeting will be held 6:00-9:00pm on July 22, 2009 at Long Island University's Zeckendorf Health Sciences Center, Room 107 (enter Dekalb Avenue, off Flatbush Avenue).
Click here for meeting notice.

Open to: 
General public

77th Precinct Community Council meeting

Start Date: 
June 8, 2009 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Categories
Topic : 
Safety and security
Sponsored By: 
77th Precinct Community Council
Location: 
77th Precinct station house
127 Utica Avenue.
United States
Description: 

The 77th Precinct Community Council works to improve relations between police in the 77th Precinct and the communities in District 8 which they serve.

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly will attend the June Precinct Council meeting. Commissioner Kelly's appearance provides an excellent opportunity for Prospect Heights residents to voice concern about police manpower allocated to the 77th Precinct, as well as other issues impact safety, security and quality of life.

Open to: 
General public