CHCA Meeting Minutes: November 2008

The meeting of the Crow Hill Community Association, Inc. was held on November 18, 2008 at the Haitian/American Daycare, Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, New York.

The Following Items Were Discussed:

  1. We will have the Election of Officers at our December meeting
  2. Summary of the Landmarks meeting was given, 2 main benefits of landmarking
    1. improvement of our area
    2. protection against unwanted development
  3. Request For Evaluation materials were distributed
  4. For additional protection against development we need to work on a zoning downgrade from our current R-6 status
  5. Introduced Buy Brooklyn campaign
  6. Ms. Taylor has written a letter to sanitation about the dog poo on our streets and getting signage & fine changes
  7. Concern over street drug sales, we could have NYPD come to future meeting to answer questions.

Q&A from First Timers: what brought you to this CHCA meeting?:

  1. Does the Association help fight against dead beat landlords?
    We haven’t had that request before but we are available to assist in finding what course of action to take
  2. Interest in preserving the small town character of the neighborhood
  3. Inspired by Obama’s words & election to get involved with the community


Minutes of the October 21, 2008 meeting were read and accepted.


Dues were collected.


There being no further business to discuss, Ms. Porter thanked everyone for coming and the meeting was adjourned at 9:00 p.m.