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NYC’s Free Tax Prep

Tax season is upon us and we wanted to make sure our community members have information about NYC’s Free Tax Prep.

DOF Day of Action

Join the New York City Department of Finance for their Day of Action on January 16th, as they work to ensure ALL eligible seniors and individuals with disabilities reduce their property taxes.

Housing Preservation Forum

Join Community Board 17’s Housing Committee and Partners to learn everything that you need to know to: Keep, Rent, Maintain and/or Protect Your Home.

Attend Our Winter Celebration

Join us for our 1st annual Winter Celebration! Taking place at Paerdegat Park beginning at 6:00pm, children will be treated to Carols, Spoken Word, Activities, Treats and a Gift.

Fall Leaf Collection Returns

Help DSNY turn your leaves into compost for NYC street trees and community gardens instead of letting leaves rot in a landfill. CB 17 neighborhoods will receive special DSNY leaf collection services.

Snow Removal Employment

Did you know? You can register as a temporary snow laborer to remove snow from bus stops, crosswalks and other locations throughout the City. #jobs

Social Services Open Town Hall

On Monday October 30th our Social Services Committee will be hosting an Open Town Hall. Topics include Social Security, Medicare, Medicare Enrollment, Penalties and extra help. Light refreshments will be […]Read more »

Housing Press Conference

Press conference included Camara Jackson, CEO of Elite Learners, Inc standing with, Hazel Martinez, East 40th Street Block Association, Tonya Ores, Executive Director of NHS, Councilman Jumaane D. Williams and the community residents concerned and about new developments in East Flatbush!!

2017 Borough High School Fair

Oct. 14th – 15th parents and students have the opportunity to meet representatives from high schools and attend admissions workshops at the Borough Wide High School Fair.