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            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)       

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West ile Virus Spraying

Notification issued 8/18/14 at 3:00 PM. Weather permitting, the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene will conduct ground-based spraying of mosquito adulticide to help prevent West Nile Virus between 8:15 PM and 6:00 AM on Tuesday, 8/19 and Thursday, … Continue reading

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Important Notice: Belt (Shore) Parkway Roadway Repaving Lane Closures – Gerritsen Inlet

Good Day All, Please be advised, beginning at 10:00 p.m., Monday August 4, 2014, and continuing for approximately five nights, two lanes on the eastbound Belt Parkway at the Gerritsen Inlet Bridge (between Exit 9 and Exit11) will be closed … Continue reading

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  Please Read! This is a GRANT SCAM that being perpetrated on Gerritsen Beach residents. To: Subject: Grant scam On Wednesday, June 25, 2014, I received a phone call from what my caller I.D. listed as FINANCIAL GRANT DEPT OF … Continue reading

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Construction Bulletin Belt (Shore) Parkway Traffic Shift – Bay Ridge Avenue

  Please be advised, beginning at 11:00 p.m., Friday May 30, 2014, the eastbound and westbound lanes of the Belt Parkway at Bay Ridge Avenue Bridge (Exit 1) will be shifted. The eastbound roadway will be reduced to two travel lanes, while the two travel lanes of the westbound roadway … Continue reading

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GBCares Membership Meeting: Tuesday 5/7

3rd General Membership Meeting tomorrow night: Tuesday, May 6th 7:30 Cort Club 2648 Gerritsen Ave Election of Officers nominated at the last meeting (4/7): Chairperson – Mike Bianco Bookkeeper – Dave Stevens Corresponding Secretary – Michelle DeWitt Website Administrator – … Continue reading

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Free Gravel!

We’re giving away about 2 yards of gravel to anyone who can go pick it up!  The pile is on Gerritsen Ave opposite Devon.  Please share!

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FYI: Belt Parkway construction with E/B lane closures starting 4/14

On two nights between Monday, April 14 and Friday, April 18, the New York City Department of Transportation Division of Bridges will close two lanes of the eastbound Belt (Shore) Parkway bridge over Mill Basin to make repairs to the … Continue reading

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Monday 4/7 GBC Membership meeting

Don’t forget!  Monday April 7th is the next GBCares Membership meeting at the Cort Club @ 730p.  See our previous post for more details and please tell your off-line neighbors.

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