There has been an incident at the Manhattan Beach Park Playground at Falmouth Street. Swastikas were drawn on the ground. These horrid actions should never happen and those responsible should be apprehended. IF YOU SAW SOMETHING OR KNOW SOMETHING PLEASE CALL THE 61 PRECINCT…see below.
Councilman Chaim Deutsch, Councilman Rafael Espinal, Councilman Justin Brannan, Assemblyman David Weprin, and advocates will be holding a press conference on the steps of City Hall to announce a $1 million pilot program to launch kosher and halal lunches in New York City public and nonpublic schools.
WHEN: Tuesday, September 4th at 12pm
WHERE: New York City Hall steps
There is a medical emergency!
You call 911! An ambulance arrives to take you to CONEY ISLAND HOSPITAL!!!
Oh no….they have a terrible reputation!!! Take me somewhere else!
That is what people have been saying for a long time….
BUT we are being told that Coney Island Hospital HAS CHANGED!!!
THE EMERGENCY ROOM IS TOP NOTCH…THE CARE HAS ALSO CHANGED!!!
IS IT TRUE? SHOULD YOU CARE?
CONEY ISLAND HOSPITAL REPRESENTATIVE: PAT ROMAN WILL ADDRESS THIS ISSUE AT OUR MEETING: WED. JUNE 20, 7:30 PM, PS 195
Also on the agenda: OFFICER GIOVANNI CUCUZZA,
61st Precinct Crime Prevention Officer
EVERYONE IS WELCOME…BRING A NEIGHBOR, BRING A FRIEND
Trees New York will be sending a forester to train people interested in caring for trees. This will take place on June 2nd from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Manhattan Beach Park. We will meet at the park office.
All those interested are welcome to attend.
THE NEXT MEETING OF THE MANHATTAN BEACH COMMUNITY GROUP WILL BE HELD ON: WEDNESDAY, May, 16TH, P.S. 195, 7:30 P.M.
SPECIAL GUEST: Principal Bernadette Toomey will discuss concerns and issues at PS 195
Our neighborhood is fortunate to have a nationally recognized Blue Ribbon School! However, even if you don’t have children attending our Manhattan Beach School, it is in your interest as a homeowner to attend this meeting!
FREE!!! Sign up with FloodHelpNY for a Free Elevation Certificate (Value $800), Check Valve to keep water out of your home, inspection of your home to make it more flood-proof. NYHelps will be at the meeting to sign you up, just bring your New York State driver’s license.
Update: recent Dept. of Parks meeting, Solar Panel problem in the Manhattan Beach Park…elected representatives…and more…
Everyone is welcome, bring a neighbor, bring a friend….light refreshments.
The public scope meeting for the Manhattan Beach Promenade- Phase II has been rescheduled for Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018, 7pm.
The meeting will take place at the Manhattan Beach Jewish Center, 60 West End Ave., 2nd floor.
Promenade – Phase II
Public Scope Meeting, Wednesday, May 2nd 7:00pm
Meeting will take place at the Manhattan Beach Jewish Center (2nd floor) – 60 West End Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11235 (there is no parking available at the venue. Please park on the street or use public transportation.)
Join NYC Parks to share your ideas for the renovation of the Manhattan Beach promenade!
Want to learn more? Want to get involved? Can’t make the meeting? Contact and send suggestions to:
THE NEXT MEETING OF THE MANHATTAN BEACH COMMUNITY GROUP WILL BE HELD ON: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18TH, P.S. 195, 7:30 P.M.
Included on the Agenda:
- Special guest: Principal Bernadette Toomey will discuss concerns and issues at PS 195
- Presentation requested by the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation asking for your thoughts, concerns and suggestions as they plan to rehabilitate the promenade in the Manhattan Beach Park.
- Continuing discussion: NYC disregarding the unanimous vote of the MBCG, Community Board 15, along with the opposition of all of our elected representatives regarding the placement of a solar paneled roof over the parking lot in the Manhattan Beach Park!!! YOUR SAFETY AND THAT OF OUR COMMUNITY IS IN JEOPARDY IF THIS PLAN CONTINUES!!!
- Continuing sign-ups regarding lowering your flood insurance premiums by providing the necessary Flood Elevation Certificate and inspection of your home (a FREE $800 value). If you haven’t signed up, you can do so at the meeting… just bring your driver’s license.
- There is always more to talk about….everyone is welcome…light refreshments.
THE WEATHER FORECAST IS CALLING FOR A SIGNIFICANT SNOWSTORM FOR TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21st.
THEREFORE THE MANHATTAN BEACH COMMUNITY GROUP IS CANCELLING OUR MARCH MEETING ORIGINALLY CALLED FOR TOMORROW EVENING.
OUR NEXT MEETING IS SCHEDULED ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18, 2018
NEXT MEETING: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21st, P.S. 195, 7:30 P.M..…
The agenda will include the following and more:
How is the new neighborhood policing working? A report from our police officers.
A FREE Elevation Certificate along with an Engineer’s Report (an $800 value) is necessary to lower the cost of your Flood Insurance…you can sign up at the meeting…just bring your driver’s license.
Update and status report: Installation of solar panels on a two story roof to be placed over the entire parking lot in the Manhattan Beach Park…unanimously opposed by the MBCG at our last meeting will be discussed.
Suspicious recent early morning fire in the children’s playground in the MB Park…under investigation by the NYC Fire Marshal.
Bring a neighbor, bring a friend, everyone is welcome…light refreshments.
WE KNOW FEBRUARY 14TH IS A SPECIAL DAY FOR MANY OF US!
IT IS ASH WEDNESDAY
IT IS VALENTINE’S DAY
AND IT IS ALSO THE FIRST 2018 REGULAR MEETING OF THE MANHATTAN BEACH COMMUNITY GROUP!
P.S. 195, Irwin Street at Hampton Ave., 7:30 P.M.
TALKING ABOUT “FIRSTS”…IT IS ALSO THE FIRST MBCG MEETING AT WHICH YOU CAN SPEAK DIRECTLY TO POLICE OFFICERS FELIX AND MAKARYAN WHO WILL BE IN CHARGE OF THE NYPD NEW POLICING PROGRAM FOR MANHATTAN BEACH.
THIS NEW PROGRAM CAN ONLY WORK IF WE MAKE IT WORK…AND YOUR INPUT IS NECESSARY! OUR POLICE OFFICERS HAVE ASKED US WHAT PRIORITIES WE HAVE FOR KEEPING MANHATTAN BEACH SAFE…TO THAT END, WE WILL EXTEND THE Q. AND A. SEGMENT OF THE MEETING.
ALSO ON THE AGENDA: SINCE WE LIVE IN A FLOOD ZONE, THERE IS A STRONG POSSIBILITY OF HIGHER FLOOD INSURANCE RATES.
YOU CAN GET A FREE ($800 VALUE) ELEVATION CERTIFICATE, AN ENGINEER’S ASSESSMENT OF YOUR HOME AND A CUSTOMIZED PLAN TO MAKE YOUR HOME MORE FLOOD RESISTANT. WE WILL LET YOU KNOW HOW TO SIGN UP FOR THIS PROGRAM.
MORE?….OK…IT IS VALENTINE’S DAY…SO WE WILL “PARTY” AS WELL!
EVERYONE IS ALWAYS WELCOME