Welcome to CB7 Manhattan

    Covering the Upper West Side 

The purpose of Manhattan Community Board 7 is to ensure that city services are accessible and responsive to residents, organizations, businesses, and institutions of Manhattan's UpperWest Side.  By hosting regular meetings open to the public, CB7 acts as a conduit for communicating events, addressing local concerns, and processing municipal applications of various sorts.  CB7 also plays an important advisory role in planning, land use, zoning, and the City budget.

Roberta Semer, Chair           Penny Ryan, District Manager

Call Our Office With Your Complaints & Requests for Municipal Services, 212-362-4008 . 
We can also follow up on your 311 complaints if you call or email us with your tracking number.

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M79 Select Bus Proposal Presentation Here
(Resolution approved at April Full Board vote.)
American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) Expansion 
  1. LPC approves the museum's proposed expansion. Here (Item #10 after the jump.) 
  2. Read the CB7 adopted resolution for the expanson. Here
  3. YouTube - View the CB7 meeting on the proposed AMNH expansion on YouTube Here
  4. Read the minutes of the September 20, 2016 joint meeting of Preservation and Parks & Environment Committees. Here

  • View the Special Meetings on the proposed expansion. Here
  • Read the Landmarks Preservation Commission application. Here (88 pages)
  • Read the description of the expansion, the preservation background, and the signed applications to the NYC, Dept. of Parks and Recreations & Dept. of Cultural Affairs, on our website.
  • Read the Environmental Assessment Statement, Positive Declaration, Scoping Notice, and Draft Scope Work, on the Department of Parks and Recreation website. Here
  • View the conceptual design. Here

NEW >> Request a Bike Rack from DOT
  • Download DOT bike rack applications Here.

CitiBike Share 
  • View the map of DOT’s final bike station locations on the UWS Here.

Riverside Park Master Plans
  • This plan will guide the next phase of the long-term effort to restore and maintain Riverside Park’s scenic landmark landscapes, and to adapt the park to meet the needs of every neighborhood and age group. Read the full Master Plan Here.
  • Construction of the final two phases of Riverside Park South, the inland portions known as Phase 5 and Phase 6
  • Overall Circulation Plan 

Look at how community design helps create safer streets for pedestrian egress and traffic flow. You can read some of the studies and recommendations.

Learn more.

Street Smarts NYC

Free Meals in Manhattan.

See the Map!

Organics Collection
The Sanitation Department is implementing an organics collection program. Find out how the program works and how your building can enroll in the FAQs fliers below, after the jump.

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