Community Board 10

Nov 062013
Obamacare FAQs: Community Board 10 Holds Info Forum Next Thursday

HEALTH & FITNESS: So you say that you’re in the market for health insurance, but all you know about the Affordable Care Act – aka Obamacare – is that its web site is broken? Next Thursday, November 14, 2013 is your lucky day! That’s when Community Board 10 will be sponsoring an informational forum at the Shore Hill Residence Community Room.

Sep 162013
Summer's Out For Community Board 10, General Board Meeting Tonight

NEWS: Tonight (September 16, 2013), the full membership of Community Board 10 will meet for their general meeting for the first time since spring. The meeting will be held at the Shore Hill Residence Community Room (9000 Shore Road), and will begin at 7:15pm.

The agenda – defined largely by the business conducted by sub-committees over the past two weeks – is listed in the linked article.

Jul 112013
R-Train Passengers Unite! Riders Alliance throws informational happy hour as it seeks new allies

TRAFFIC & TRANSIT: While thoughts of a daily commute via the R-train may regularly inspire alcohol consumption by those living along the Fourth Avenue Local, news of a year-long closure of the Montague Street tunnel recently spawned an “informational happy hour” sponsored by the Riders Alliance at Greenhouse Cafe [7717 3rd Ave] June 27.

Jun 132013
Don't Fence Me In: CB 10 approves (most) DOT changes to Fourth Avenue

TRAFFIC & TRANSIT: While most of Community Board 10′s Traffic and Transportation committee agrees that traffic on Fourth Avenue needs to slow down, they seem to disapprove of enclosed spaces.

May 302013
CB 10 To Hold Meeting On Fourth Avenue Traffic-Calming Measures

TRAFFIC & TRANSIT: Community Board 10′s Traffic and Transportation Committee will hold a meeting on the traffic-calming alterations Department of Transportation officials recently suggested for Fourth Avenue in Bay Ridge.

May 162013
Fourth Avenue To Get Pedestrian Barriers Near 86th Street

TRAFFIC & TRANSIT: If city Department of Transportation officials have their way, Fourth Avenue could soon be receiving some Herald Square-style pedestrian barricades.

May 022013
Councilman Gentile Announces Demolition Of Notorious 79th Street House

REAL ESTATE: It looks like a condemned house on 79th Street, built in a simpler time before air conditioner sleeves became architectural ornamentation, will soon be no more.

Apr 042013
Another Pedestrian Struck By Car Near Intersection Of Two Treacherous Streets

NEWS: Another pedestrian was struck by a car in Bay Ridge on April 1, near the intersection of Fourth Avenue and 86th Street – two thoroughfares that have recently proved treacherous for pedestrians – as elected officials and the general public debate over which measures will best mitigate danger and improve safety on our streets.