Welcome to your Community Board! From more affordable housing to more schools, parks, hospitals, safe transportation, less noise, better business balance, and preserving the diversity of our neighborhood character, the 50 members of Community Board 4 volunteer to represent the district's residents, institutions, non profit and businesses' common interests to City agencies and bring solutions to our district. The City Charter ascribes to Community Boards an important advisory role in dealing with land use planning and zoning matters, the City budget and the delivery of City services in our district.
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PIER 92/94 Halloween Event Info
This years Halloween Event will only be taking place on Friday, October 28, 2016 form 9:00pm - 4:30am
The Piers has set-up a Community Hotline for the Pier of Fear Halloween event taking place on Pier 94.
The number for the hotline is: 646-778-3253
Hotline Schedule: Line will be open Friday, October 28, 2016 from 9:00pm to 4:30am
MANHATTAN CB4 NEEDS YOUR INPUT
Every year each Community Board is required to produce a Statement of District Needs and Budget Requests for the upcoming Fiscal Year.The Final statement is due in November
The Board needs the communities input!
Please come out to one of our Full Board or Committee meetings and give us your input as to what the Community Board should be prioritizing for the upcoming year. The Schedule of our meetings can be found here (link to our calendar page)
For the most recent version of the draft Statement please click here (Link to PDF)
LOCAL AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Affordable Housing for Rent at:
-51st Street and 10th Avenue
-West 40th Street
-West 43rd Street
-West 53rd Street
PORT AUTHORITY BUS TERMINAL REDESIGN TOWN HALL
Click here to view the Community Board presentation from the Town Hall on the Port Authority Bus Terminal Redesign.
Click here to view the Port Authority's Presentation
Click here and here to view Community Board 4's most recent letters to the Port Authority regarding the Bus Terminal Expansion
Click here to view more information on CB4's project page on the Port Authority Bus Terminal
The Port Authority is launching this Competition to inform the Port Authority's master planning efforts and select a conceptual design that most fully meets the Design + Deliverability Objectives for a new Bus Terminal.
To learn more Click HERE
JACOB JAVITS CONVENTION CENTER EXPANSION
Governor Andrew Cuomo's new proposal is to expand and improve the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center to stimulate the regional economy. The proposal will expand the Javits Center by 50%, 1.2 million square feet, adding new features to help the facility remain competitive both nationally and internationally.
Click HERE for more information.
PENN STATION\FARLEY POST OFFICE
Governor Andrew Cuomo's new proposal for the historic James A. Farley Post Office is to transform it into a world-class transportation hub. The project, known as the Empire Station Complex, will feature significant passenger improvements, including first-class amenities, natural light, increased train capacity and decreased congestion, and improved signage to dramatically enhance the travel experience.
Click HERE for more information.