CAUTION: The East River Esplanade is CLOSED at East 77th Street

July 20th, 2020

CAUTION: The East River Esplanade is CLOSED at East 77th Street

Please be advised that there is NO NORTHBOUND/SOUTHBOUND ACCESS PAST 77TH STREET

For alternate access to the Esplanade, please use:

Nearest Southern entrance: East 71st Street

Nearest Northern entrance: East 81st Street

Be Part of the Restart Flyer

July 2nd, 2020

Download the flyer in your preferred size by clicking the following links.

Be Part of The Restart PDF 11x17

Be Part of the Restart PDF 18x24

Be Part of the Restart PDF 24x36

CB8 Statement regarding the memorial to George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and others in Carl Schurz Park

June 22nd, 2020

CB8 Statement regarding the memorial to George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and others in Carl Schurz Park

 

Recently, the members of Community Board 8 Manhattan were deeply disturbed upon hearing that posters and other signage displayed at Carl Schurz Park in memory of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and others were removed by NYC Department of Parks and Recreation employees in error.

Upper East Side Local Businesses During Coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 19th, 2020

Hello:

Community Board 8 is trying to keep businesses and residents connected with a listing of all the open businesses in our community during the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). While this is the most up to date list that we have, we encourage you to check with the businesses as things are quickly evolving.

COVID-19 Facts and Updates

March 5th, 2020

Restart NYC – Guidance for Phase Four

The City entered Phase Four of Restart NYC on July 20. This phase includes reopening for low-risk outdoor arts & entertainment, media production, and professional sports competitions with no fans. The date for higher education, Pre-K to grade 12 schools, low-risk indoor arts & entertainment, and malls have not yet been determined.