Committee Agendas                                                                 March 2015

Updated March 2015 Committee Agendas

Wednesday, March 18, 6:30 PM
Land Use Committee, Richard Asche and Page Cowley, Co-Chairpersons
150 West 85th Street, Manhattan Country School (Columbus-Amsterdam Avenues.) Application #1-15-BZ to the Board of Standards & Appeals by Manhattan Country Day School for a variance to allow additional floor area and a vertical extension.

Wednesday, March 18, 7:30 PM
Housing Committee, Nick Prigo, Chairperson
Joint with Land Use Committee, Richard Asche and Page Cowley, Co-Chairpersons, and
Transportation Committee, Andrew Albert and Dan Zweig, Co-Chairpersons.

The Department of City Planning and the Department of Housing, Preservation & Development will respond to Community Board 7’s letter (available at regarding the minor modification to the Riverside South special permit/restrictive declaration for Building K-2, West 61st-62nd Streets, Riverside Boulevard – Freedom Place, to allow: 1) changes in the urban design controls to facilitate the change in proposed use of the site from mixed residential/retail to community facility, which will be Collegiate School; and (2) the relocation of affordable housing required to be included in the Riverside South Special Permit area. 

Youth, Education & Libraries Committee, Eric Shuffler and Blanche Lawton, Co-Chairpersons
Thursday, March 19, 6:30 PM

1.    Presentation by Dan Campanelli, Comptroller Scott Stringer’s Office, on the Comptroller’s recent report on playground safety.  
2.    Report on Youth Serving Initiative.

Health & Human Services Committee, Madge Rosenberg, Chairperson
Tuesday, March 24, 7:00 PM

1.   News from Mt. Sanai/St. Luke's/Roosevelt Hospital Center from Brad Korn, Corporate Director of Community Affairs.
2.   Prioritze H&HS community concerns.

Meetings take place at the Community Board office, 250 West 87th Street, unless otherwise indicated. Agendas are subject to change. To confirm committee agendas and meeting locations, call the Board office at (212) 362-4008. Send comments by e-mail to or by fax to (212) 595-9317.
Resolutions adopted at the committee meetings will be reported at the Full Board Meeting on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 beginning at 6:30 PM at Congregation Rodeph Sholom, 7 West 83rd Street (Central Park West.)