December 2014  
 
Dec 3     Youth/Human Services & Education Committee Meeting
  Presentation and discussion with representative for the Department of Homeless Services on the Mayor's recent Emergency Declaration and Open-ended Request for Proposals process for reviewing and bringing new shelter bed capacity online. Presentation will also include an overview of the City's shelter system, prevention efforts and the Rental Assistance Program.
 
   Cobble Hill Community Meeting Room
   250 Baltic Street
   (between Court/Clinton Streets)
   Brooklyn, NY 11201
 
   6:30 PM
 
 
Dec 4     Landmarks/Land Use Committee Meeting
  PUBLIC HEARING on 64 Degraw Street (BSA Cal. No. 219-14-BZ).
  PUBLIC HEARING on 1-37 12th Street (BSA Cal. No. 184-14-BZ).
  Discussion and formulation of a recommendation on an application (BSA Cal. No. 219-14-BZ) submitted to the Board of Standards and Appeals on behalf of People 4 Parks LLC for a variance of Section 42-10 of the Zoning Resolution to allow the construction of a three-story, approximately 3,638 square foot, single-family residence with one parking space at 64 Degraw Street (Block 329, Lot 6), which is located within an M1-1 zoning district, pursuant to Section 72-21 of the Zoning Resolution.
  Discussion and formulation of a recommendation on an application (BSA Cal. No. 184-14-BZ) submitted to the Board of Standards and Appeals on behalf of Hamilton Plaza Associates to permit the operation of a Physical Culture Establishment on the third floor of the existing building (Gowanus Pathmark) at 1-37 12th Street (Block 1007, Lot 172), which is located within an M1-2 zoning district, pursuant to Section 73-36 of the Zoning Resolution.
  Presentation and review of a Certificate of Appropriateness application submitted to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for a new 2-story (30-feet tall) commercial building to be erected at 178 Court Street (northwest corner Court/Congress Streets), Cobble Hill Historic District.
  Presentation and review of a Certificate of Appropriateness application submitted to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for the completion of a storefront with fenestration, detailing and awning at 349 Smith Street (between Carroll/2nd Streets), Carroll Gardens Historic District.
  Presentation and review of a Certificate of Appropriateness application submitted to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for the construction of a rooftop shade pergola at 620 10th Street (between 7th/8th Avenues), Park Slope Historic District.
  Presentation and review of a Certificate of Appropriateness application submitted to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for the addition of a 2-story rear yard extension with deck, new window openings at side elevation, and the demolition of an existing garage and replacement with carriage house at 355 President Street (northwest corner President/Hoyt Streets), Carroll Gardens Historic District.
  Presentation and review of a Certificate of Appropriateness application submitted to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for the legalization window replacements at 454 14th Street (between 8th Avenue/Prospect Park West), Park Slope Historic District.
 
   Cobble Hill Community Meeting Room
   250 Baltic Street
   (between Court/Clinton Streets)
   Brooklyn, NY 11201
 
   6:00 PM
 
Download the Public Hearing notice (combined)
 
Dec 8     Executive Committee
  Foillowup presentation and discussion with representative for Council Member Brad Lander on the preliminary findings of the "Bridging Gowanus" final report.
  Other business.
 
   John Jay Educational Campus
   237 7th Avenue, Auditorium
   (between 4th/5th Streets)
   Brooklyn, NY 11215
 
   6:30 PM
 
Click here to learn more about Bridging Gowanus
 
Dec 10     General Board Meeting
Brooklyn Borough Hall
209 Joralemon Street, Community Room
Brooklyn, NY 11201
 
6:30 PM
 
Download the meeting agenda
 
Dec 11     Transportation/Public Safety Committee Meeting
  Presentation and discussion with representatives for the Department of Transportation on a proposal to establish a Gowanus Greenway Connector on Hamilton Avenue between Smith Street and 29th Street in Sunset Park. (Note: This is a joint meeting of the Transportation Committees of Brooklyn CB 6 & 7.)
 
   SIMS Municipal Recycling
   472 2nd Avenue
   (enter on 29th Street)
   Brooklyn, NY 11232
 
   6:30 PM
 
 
Dec 15     CB6 Holiday Party
Our annual holiday party fundraiser to benefit Friends of Brooklyn Community Board 6, Inc.

All are welcome!

(Donations are welcome too.)
 
The Bahche
191 7th Street
(between 2nd/3rd Avenues)
Brooklyn NY 11215
 
6:00 PM
 
Download the official flyer
 
Dec 16     Hoilday
Hanukah (religious)
No meetings
 
 
Dec 17     Parks/Recreation/Cultural Affairs
Not scheduled
 
 
Dec 18     Transportation/Public Safety Committee Meeting
  Rescheduled to December 11th
 
 
Dec 22     Environmental Protection/Permits & Licenses Committee Meeting
  Presentation and discussion with representatives for the Department of Environmental Protection on the upcoming planned construction of the first phase of Bioswales and Stormwater Greenstreets in the Gowanus Canal drainage area at various locations in Boerum Hill, Gowanus and Park Slope in CD6.
  Presentation and review of a new on-premises liquor license application submitted to the State Liquor Authority on behalf of Red Hook Lobster Pound LLC at 284 Van Brunt Street (between Verona Street/Visitation Place).
 
   78th Police Precinct
   65 6th Avenue, 4th floor Court Room
   (Between Bergen & Dean Streets)
   Brooklyn, NY 11217
 
   6:30 PM
 
 
Dec 24     Youth/Human Services & Education Committee Meeting
rescheduled to December 3rd
 
 
Dec 25     Holiday
Christmas
City Holiday/CB6 District Office Closed
No meetings
 
 
Dec 25     Landmarks/Land Use
rescheduled to January 8th
 
 
Dec 26     Holiday
Kwanzaa (religious)
No meetings
 
 
 
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