General Membership Meeting for 2015

Open meeting 5 20 15

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Belt (Shore) Parkway Navigation Channel Closure Gerritsen Inlet

Please be advised, beginning at 6:00 a.m., Tuesday May 5, and continuing weekdays through Friday, May 22, the Gerritsen Inlet navigation channel will be closed. The channel closure is needed to complete the installation of steel girders over the channel. During the closure period (6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.), the NYCDOT contractor will have a tug boat and a skiff boat onsite to escort marine traffic through the channel once the barges closing off the channel are repositioned. Mariners can request passage through the channel by contacting the contractor via the VHF maritime mobile band. The navigation channel will re-open at 5:00 p.m. each evening. This operation is being coordinated with the United States Coast Guard (USCG). Completion of this work is contingent on the weather.

If you have are any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at (347) 702-6430 or via email, SevenBeltBridgesOutreach@gmail.com.

Best regards,

Jonathan Joseph
Community Liaison
Reconstruction of Seven Bridges on Belt Parkway
4105 Ave V I Brooklyn NY I 11234
T: 347.702.6430
F: 718.252.2985
C:347.203.9530

Belt 2G Navigation Channel Closure April to May 2015     Final

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Gerritsen Inlet navigation

Good Day All,

 

Please be advised, Beginning at 6:00 a.m., Wednesday February 18, and continuing on weekdays through Tuesday, March 17, the width of the Gerritsen Inlet navigation channel will be reduced from 65-feet to 35-feet. The navigation channel reduction is needed to allow for the installation of steel girders / superstructure on the­­ bridge. During this period, the NYCDOT contractor will have a tugboat and a skiff boat to assist and guide any marine traffic through the channel. The channel will be restored to the 65-feet width at 5:00 p.m. each evening. This work is contingent on the weather.

 

If you have are any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at (347) 702-6430 or via email, SevenBeltBridgesOutreach@gmail.com.

 

Best regards,

 

 

Jonathan Joseph

Community Liaison

Reconstruction of Seven Bridges on Belt Parkway

4105 Ave V  I Brooklyn NY I 11234

T: 347.702.6430

F: 718.252.2985

C:347.203.9530

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Study about the impact of Hurricane Sandy on NYC residents?

 

 

Update Change of email address.
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Picture with Santa at GB Cares Tuesday December 16

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Senator Golden Brings Build It Back to Gerritsen Beach

Senator Golden will once again be hosting Build

It Back and a handful of non-profit organizations to assist those affected

by Super Storm Sandy.  The event will take place this Friday, December 12th

from 12pm to 8pm at the Ancient Order of Hibernians at 2750 Gerritsen

Avenue.  We would greatly appreciate it if you could remind your members of

this opportunity to keep up on their application with Build It Back.

Kind regards,

Joan Byrnes

Director of Community Affairs

State Senator Golden’s Office

7408 5th Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11209

718-238-6044

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Halloween Festival October 19, 2014 – 12PM – 4PM

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NYC DOT TO RESURFACE WESTBOUND PORTIONS OF THE BELT PARKWAY FROM ROCKAWAY PARKWAY TO FLATBUSH AVENUE

As the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) continues to address roadways across the five boroughs this year, crews will be milling and resurfacing key portions of the westbound Belt Parkway between Rockaway Parkway and Flatbush Avenue from 11 p.m. until 5 a.m. beginning on Monday, October 6 to provide a safer, smoother roadway for Brooklyn drivers. The full closures of all westbound lanes will occur Monday nights through Saturday mornings and last for approximately two weeks. During this project, motorists will be guided through a detour route, which exits all traffic at Rockaway Parkway, makes a left onto Flatlands Avenues, continues onto Utica Avenue, then proceeds south onto Flatbush Avenue. Pennsylvania Avenue to Flatlands Avenue becomes a designated alternate route. DOT is coordinating with NYPD, which will post Traffic Control agents along the detour. Signs indicating the detour route will be installed as additional guidance.

Work will not occur on the night of Monday, October 13, in observance of Columbus Day. Work will resume on the night of Tuesday, October 14.

This resurfacing is the latest effort as DOT roadway crews prepare for the upcoming winter season. For information about DOT’s ongoing efforts to address potholes and maintain more than 6,000 miles of roadway, please visit www.nyc.gov/dot, and please report any pothole condition to The Daily Pothole or to 311.

Please note that this work is not being conducted by the Belt (Shore) Parkway Bridges Reconstruction project.

WB Detour route &Traffic Agents

 

 

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FREE FLU SHOTS

 

 

 

 

 

 

Councilman Alan Maisel
in conjunction with Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn is pleased to offer

FLU SHOTS
to his constituents, free of charge

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Help Clean Up the shore and our future!

Saturday, September 20th Starting at 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Meet at the end of Gerritsen Avenue-Shellbank Creek

(South of Lois Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11229) 

International Coastal Clean Final

 

 

 

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