Notice of Public Meeting

Notice of Public Meeting

Commission Meeting Minutes 8/24/2021
Commission Meeting Transcript 8/24/2021
Civic Engagement Commission Program Updates 8/24/2021

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at 11:00 AM
1 Centre Street, Comptroller's Public Hearing Room
10th Floor, Room 1005
South Side Entrance
Borough of Manhattan
New York, NY 10007

The Civic Engagement Commission will hold a public meeting at 11 AM on Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at 1 Centre Street, Comptroller's Public Hearing Room, 10th Floor (Room 1005). Please use the South Side entrance.

In November 2018, New York City voters approved Charter revisions that established the New York City Civic Engagement Commission (Chapter 76 of the New York City Charter). The Commission's purpose is to enhance civic participation through a variety of initiatives, including participatory budgeting, expanded poll site interpretation and assistance to community boards.

For more information about the Commission please visit the Commission's website.

The meeting is open to the public. The NYCCEC will hold a public comment period at the end of its meeting for comments related to the mission and activities of the Commission. Please note that public comment is limited to three minutes. This time is intended for comment and is not designated for questions and answers. To allow for comment in an orderly fashion, please sign up by emailing your name and affiliation to by 5pm, Monday, August 24th.

What if I need assistance to participate in the meeting? The meeting location is accessible to individuals using wheelchairs or other mobility devices. Free induction loop systems, ASL interpreters, and oral interpretation services are available upon request. Please make any such requests or other accessibility requests no later than 10 am, Thursday, August 19th, 2021 by emailing or calling 646-763-2189.

The public can view a live stream of this meeting along with past Commission meetings and hearings on the Commission's website, in the meetings section.

Covid-19 Health Guidelines

  • All attendees over the age of two and able to medically tolerate a face covering must wear a face covering when entering the building and traveling within the building to the event space. (This includes while in an elevator.)
  • All attendees must practice physical distancing (remain 6 feet apart) when entering the building and traveling within the building to the event space, where feasible.
  • Private organization attendees and members of the public attending an event, must read the Health Screening Assessment posted at the entrance of the building and affirm to a DCAS officer or guard that they are cleared to enter the building.