The Dean Street Block Association (DSBA), between 6th and Vanderbilt Avenues, is an association of residents, businesses and institutions dedicated to the improvement of our community in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn.
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Thanks to the 50+ community members that joined with the 78th Precinct and Councilwoman Cumbo on October 17th at Terra CRG.
Many topics were discussed including:
- Issues with drunken Barclays Center patrons (example)
- Dogs on Dean Street Park turf
- Triangle at Flatbush, Dean and 5th Avenue
- Potential middle school within Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park
If you’d like more information, please leave your e-mail address and question in a comment to this post.
Dean Street Block Association invites you to meet with Council Member Laurie Cumbo.
WHEN: Monday, October 17th, 7:00 to 9:00 PM
PLACE: 634 Dean Street (Terra CRG)
We are hosting this meeting specifically for those who live or work near Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park. The focus will be on the new school planned for Dean Street, 6th Avenue and Pacific Streets as well as on quality of life and safety issues.
Please come to share your ideas and concerns. And bring your neighbors! Children are welcome.
Two additional examples of trucks related to the Barclays center prohibiting normal day-to-day operations.
Hope everyone has a wonderful Rosh Hashanah from the DSBA
Bring a blanket and enjoy movies under the stars.
Time: Saturday, Aug. 20th from 8:30 to 11:30 pm
Place: Astroturf in Dean Playground
This event is FREE for all. Bring your family and friends. Frank’s popcorn and ice tea will also be available free.
From Elaine Weinstein:
As a representative of the Dean Street Association I attended the July 2016 meeting of Community Education Council 13. The main effort of the Committee that evening was to interview a potential replacement for an opening on the Committee. Additionally, the CEC reviewed the treasurer’s report and discussed project teams going forward.
I introduced myself as a representative of our group and asked whether the council had produced any reports that could be important to our block association. They said there were no reports issued but that if there were they would be posted on their website cec13.org. I plan to attend the next meeting scheduled for August 9th.
Going forward our goal is to encourage further transparency so that the community is informed of their process and decision making authority.
If anyone is interested in joining me feel free to email me.