Monthly Archives: March 2013

FEMA deadline extended for New York: April 13

FEMA deadline has been extended for New York Sandy survivors.  The new deadline is now April 13 to register with FEMA and to return disaster loan applications to the SBA. More info here: http://www.fema.gov/news-release/2013/03/27/fema-registration-deadline-extended-sandy-survivors-ny

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Updated info on Belt Parkway work

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FEMA case workers on-site Wed 3/27 from 3-8p

Six FEMA caseworkers will be @ the GBC Recovery site tomorrow (Wed 3/27) from 3-8pm to help with GB residents’ FEMA appeals. If you’re interested in talking to a caseworker, please RSVP here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1VFkuUbyKqvvj29hpK1wdjgyucCljWuBp6coRwLgBbX0/viewform

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Tunnel to Towers Mold Remediation Program

Tunnel to Towers Foundation is now running a mold remediation program in Gerritsen Beach.  All residents qualify, but please come by the GBCares Recovery site to confirm you’re on the list for help.  Houses will be treated on a first-come, … Continue reading

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Press Conference Monday 3/18 @ 11a

Tunnel to Towers Foundation will be holding a press conference on Monday, March 18th 11AM @ the GBC Recovery site to announce a new program for GB residents. Please come by if you’re able to make it in person – … Continue reading

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Roadwork on Belt Pwy over Gerritsen Inlet to start on 3/18

Beginning Monday, March 18th, the New York City Department of Transportation Division of Bridges will close eastbound and westbound lanes on the Belt Parkway over Gerritsen Inlet.  One lane of traffic will remain open at all times. Closures are needed for … Continue reading

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NYC/SIRR rebuilding workshop Wed 3/13 @ 7p SBHS

The Special Initiative for Rebuilding and Resiliency (SIRR) addresses how we rebuild New York City to be more resilient in the wake of Hurricane Sandy but with a long-term focus. We invite you to join us for a facilitated conversation … Continue reading

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GBC Board Member Dan Foster presenting @ Beth Israel tonight

GBC Board member Dan Foster is presenting at this event tonight in NYC.  Please come by if you’re able! Warren E. Enker, MD and Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month Monday, March 11, 2013 5:30-6:30 pm    Beth Israel Medical Center 12th Floor Conference Room, … Continue reading

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Congresswoman Yvette Clarke’s Town Hall Meeting tonight

Congresswoman Yvette Clarke’s Town Hall meeting tonight (3/11) from 6-8p @ 3867 Shore Parkway at Knapp Street. See flyer for more details…

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Free Tax Talks for people affected by Sandy

The H&R Block at 2141 Ralph Avenue, between Avenues K & L, is hosting 2 open houses March 16th & March 23rd @ 11am.  These “tax talks” will focus on preparing taxes for people who were affected by Hurricane Sandy.   Call … Continue reading

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