Community NewsComments Off on Hearing on Proposal for 80 Flatbush Ave.
Good afternoon District 15 Friends and Families,
Below is an announcement from Community Board 2 on the March 28 Public Hearing regarding the proposed 80 Flatbush Avenue towers. CEC15 President Camille Casaretti will be speaking in opposition to this proposal. We do hope that you will make every effort to attend and voice your opinion at this important meeting.
Camille Casaretti (President), Kathy Park Price (Co-Vice President), Scott Powell (Co-Vice President), Charles Star (Treasurer), Neal Zephyrin (Secretary), Antonia Ferraro, Elena Romero, Lili Velez, Mark Bisard, Nicole Brier & Yanfeng Zhang
Community Board 2 (CB2) has scheduled a public hearing on applications filed with the Department of City Planning by the Educational Construction Fund (ECF) and 80 Flatbush AvenueLLC.
The applications seek approvals to facilitate the phased redevelopment of the block bounded by Schermerhorn Street, Flatbush Avenue, State Street and 3rd Avenue with new residential, community facility and commercial development that will include a new, larger facility for an existing public high school currently located on the block as well as a new elementary school.
The hearing will be held as follows:
Date:Wednesday; March 28, 2018 Time:6:00-9:00 pm Location:
St. Francis College
Founders Hall (the college auditorium) 180 Remsen Street (between Clinton and Court streets)
Brooklyn, New York
Community Board 2 is holding this hearing to provide the public with the opportunity to comment on the applications. Notice of this public hearing will be publicized in The City Record. Community Board 2 will send this notice to the local and citywide press and addressees on the board’s distribution lists. Community groups and individuals representing all segments of the community are encouraged to participate.
Groups and individuals who are unable to attend the public hearing, or for any reason would like to submit written testimony, are encouraged to submit statements in writing by Friday, March 30, 2018 via email, facsimile or mail to the following: