Community Announcements / Events

Foam Ban — Effective January 1, 2019

January 11th, 2019

In accordance with Local Law 142 of 2013, the NYC Department of Sanitation determined that dirty, post-consumer, single-service foam food and beverage containers cannot be recycled in a manner that is economically feasible, environmentally effective, and safe for employees as part of the City’s curbside recycling program.

How to Provide Assistance after Hurricane Florence

September 17th, 2018


New Yorkers always have a tremendous desire to provide help for those in need. Making a financial contribution  is the best way of helping people in need after a disaster! Cash can be used immediately in response to a crisis, and allows state and local Emergency Management Departments to purchase exactly what is needed, when it's needed.

The Frick Collection – LPC Presentation

On Monday, May 14, 2018 and Wednesday, May 16, 2018, Ian Wardropper of the Frick Collection and Annabelle Selldorf of Selldorf Architects presented plans for the Frick Collection to enlarge the Museum and Reference Library, and to create accessible entrances.

203 E 74th St Presentation — February 21, 2018

At the Feb. 21, 2018 meeting of the CB8 Manhattan Full Board, representatives for the developers for the building at 203 E 74th St presented their BSA Amendment Application. You can find their presentation here:

203 E 74th St CB 8 BSA Presentation

DonateNYC Presentation 2-12-2018

February 13th, 2018

At the Feb. 12, 2018 meeting of the CB8 Environment and Sanitation Committee, the NYC Dept. of Sanitation presented their donateNYC program. You can find their presentation here:

DonateNYC Presentation 2-12-2018