Street Closure Coming

Please see this link for full detail.

Changes to the Roadway Network:
Overnight Work
From Monday, March 19th, 2018 at 10pm
through Friday, March 23, 2018 at 5:00AM
As part of the close out construction at 461 Dean Street, paving work will require temporary road changes.
Starting Monday night March 19th, every night until March 23rd, between 10pm to  5am the next morning, construction crews will fully close Dean Street between 6th Avenue and Flatbush Avenue in front of 461 Dean Street for street paving  and striping operations.
In addition, construction crews will close 2 to 3 north bound lanes on Flatbush Avenue between Dean Street and 5th Avenue for street paving and striping operations. All impacted street areas will be reopened each morning at 5 am to regular traffic.
Flaggers and signage will be provided, as applicable, to redirect traffic and pedestrians around the work areas.

Fifth Avenue Committee offers free tax preparation assistance through April 14

In association with The Financial Clinic, Fifth Avenue Committee is offering free tax preparation assistance every Saturday through April 14 from 10:00AM and 5:00PM. Assistance is by appointment only; to schedule, contact Yannerys Castillo at (718) 237-2017 ext. 164. Plan to bring a photo ID, SSN or ITIN cards for yourself, your spouse and dependents, all 2017 W-2 and 1009s, and bank routing and account information for direct deposit.

Quality of Life Schedule


Quality of Life Meeting 2018 Schedule

  1. January: 23rd
  2. March: 6th
  3. May: 8th
  4. July: 17th
  5. September: 25th
  6. November: 13th

Location: Shirley A. Chisholm State Office Building 55 Hanson Place

1st Floor Conference Room Brooklyn, NY 11217

Time: 6:00 – 8:00 PM
If you have any questions please contact the Atlantic Yards Team at 212-803-3736 or

*All meetings dates are subject to change with advance notice.


2018 Quality of Life Meeting Schedule

Monday with the Borough President


Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams will tour Prospect Heights


Monday, December 18th at 3pm. We will meet in front of 535 Dean St.
Between 6th and Carlton Avenues.

This tour is to provide a view of the RODENT PROBLEM we have been dealing with in our neighborhood.

Please join us and demonstrate your concerns!!!

Monday with BP Adams (PDF).