Volume 77 / Number 47 - April 23 - 29, 2008
West and East Village, Chelsea, Soho, Noho, Little Italy, Chinatown and Lower East Side, Since 1933
Meetings: Whitney massing, horn honking and arts on the pier
Community Board 2
Environment, Public Safety and Public Health Committee, Wed., April 23, 6:30 p.m., Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, 3 Clarkson St., third floor: 1. School bus and other vehicle idling: Presentation and problem-solving discussion; 2. Taxi horn honking: Presentation on a new device that can monitor taxi horn honking citywide; 3. Department of Health and Mental Hygiene update on W.T.C. Health Registry.
Landmarks and Public Aesthetics Committee, Mon., April 28, 6:45 p.m., New York University, Silver Building, 32 Waverly Pl., room 668; agenda not yet available.
Tenants Rights Task Force, Wed., April 30, 6:30 p.m., Puffin Room Gallery, 435 Broome St.: The task force will review responses from those who attended the public hearing and discuss recommendations for further action in the areas of education, outreach, support and legislation.
C.B. 2 Town Hall Meeting, Wed., April 30, 7:15 p.m., St. Vincents Hospital, 170 W. 12th St., Cronin Auditorium: Meeting on the proposed Whitney Museum of American Art building at Gansevoort and Washington Sts. at the south end of the High Line in the Meat Market. Bloomberg administration representatives and Whitney officials will be on hand to discuss the proposed buildings massing and accept input leading up to the boards May meeting on the issue.
Community Board 3
Art and Cultural Affairs Task Force, Tues., April 29, 6:30 p.m., Theater for the New City, 155 First Ave. (between E. Ninth and 10th Sts.): 1. Community-based arts programming; 2. Town hall findings and next steps, Pier 36.