Community Board Five is chartered by the City of New York to serve as the citizens’ voice for midtown Manhattan, the city’s central business district. We weigh in on a wide array of community issues that affect the people who work, visit and live in our district.

Upcoming Events

Date & Time Event Location Agenda
Tuesday
February 26, 2019
6:00 pm
Budget, Education & City Services SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

– Response to the Mayor's FY2020 Preliminary Budget

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Monday
March 4, 2019
6:00 pm
Joint Parks & Public Spaces/Transportation & Environment Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Application for a newsstand at the southeast corner of West 47th Street and 7th Avenue

– Madison Avenue Post-Parade Event Applications

– DOT plans for Herald/Greeley & Flatiron/Worth Sq

– Update on L-Train Project by NYCT/MTA

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Monday
March 4, 2019
7:00 pm
Parks & Public Spaces Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Application for a newsstand at the southeast corner of West 47th Street and 7th Avenue.

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Tuesday
March 5, 2019
6:00 pm
Landmarks Xavier High School
30 West 16th Street, 2nd Floor Library

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Wednesday
March 6, 2019
6:00 pm
Land Use, Housing & Zoning SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

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Upcoming Events

Budget, Education & City Services
February 26, 2019 @ 6:00pm

SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

– Response to the Mayor's FY2020 Preliminary Budget

See Full Agenda

Joint Parks & Public Spaces/Transportation & Environment
March 4, 2019 @ 6:00pm

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Application for a newsstand at the southeast corner of West 47th Street and 7th Avenue

– Madison Avenue Post-Parade Event Applications

– DOT plans for Herald/Greeley & Flatiron/Worth Sq

– Update on L-Train Project by NYCT/MTA

See Full Agenda

Parks & Public Spaces
March 4, 2019 @ 7:00pm

Bryant Park Corporation
111 West 40th Street, #2400

– Application for a newsstand at the southeast corner of West 47th Street and 7th Avenue.

– 

See Full Agenda

Landmarks
March 5, 2019 @ 6:00pm

Xavier High School
30 West 16th Street, 2nd Floor Library

See Details

Land Use, Housing & Zoning
March 6, 2019 @ 6:00pm

SGI-USA NY Culture Center
7 East 15th Street

See Details

See All Events

What's Happening

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Property Tax Workshop

Council Members Powers and Rivera are hosting a property tax workshop with Department of Finance on Wednesday, February 27 from 6:30 PM-8:30 PM at P.S. 59.  Constituents can come to get one-on-one assistance on property taxes.  Read More

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Interview with CB5 Board Member Rachel Weintraub

CB5 Board Member Rachel Weintraub took a few moments after Community Board Five’s last Full Board Meeting to talk about why she joined the board and why others who want to be more active in their communities should apply to be a member. Read More

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Applications for Manhattan Community Board Membership Now Open

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer is looking for passionate and engaged New Yorkers who are dedicated to making a difference in their neighborhoods.  

If you live or work in one of Manhattan, you’re eligible to apply for the 2019-2021 class of board members! Read More

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