Community Board 9
Tue, Mar 10, 2015, 2:02am
As Harlem and Upper West Side community boards consider new traffic calming measures proposed by the city’s Department of Transportation, local traffic safety activists say that community boards’ historic resistance to DOT proposals comes from a focus on driver concerns that is out of pace with...
Wed, Feb 4, 2015, 1:46am
A nonprofit’s proposal for new affordable housing units along Broadway has been simplified to avoid legal issues that might have stalled its progress.
Wed, Jan 21, 2015, 2:24am
Columbia has hired Winick Realty Group to find businesses to fill three retail spaces on its new Manhattanville campus—a move neighbors hope will boost, not hurt, local business.
Thu, Oct 23, 2014, 5:26am
Wednesday’s on-and-off rain and winds didn’t stop a crowd of fans, comedians, politicians, and curious passersby from gathering to witness the unveiling of a new sign declaring part of 121st Street George Carlin Way.
Thu, Apr 10, 2014, 12:29am
After serving in a number of leadership positions advocating on behalf of public schools, Miriam Aristy-Farer, who currently heads Community Education Council District 6, will serve on a working group that will address space issues in city schools.
Sun, Apr 6, 2014, 3:13pm
A week after workers started clearing the north plot of the cathedral's campus, federal, state, and city officials joined local activists on Saturday morning to protest the development.
Fri, Mar 7, 2014, 4:31am
Members of Community Board 7 and traffic safety advocates are pushing for changes that will allow New York City to independently install speeding cameras as part of citywide efforts to reduce pedestrian fatalities.
Thu, Feb 20, 2014, 1:57am
At a recent Community Board 9 meeting, development groups sought community input about several initiatives to better utilize the West Harlem Piers, including more boats, a maritime museum, and a community garden.
Mon, Feb 3, 2014, 3:19am
Despite pressure from local politicians to implement traffic-calming measures along a stretch of Morningside Avenue, Community Board 10 leaders said at a meeting last Thursday that they want a revised plan from the Department of Transportation before continuing discussions.
Wed, Jan 22, 2014, 1:33am
Local activists keen on making a stretch of Morningside Avenue safer for pedestrians hope recent accidents and a renewed citywide concern for road safety will provide the political will to move a long-awaited traffic-calming plan for the avenue forward.