Upcoming CB8 Transportation Committee

The Transportation Committee of Community Board 8 will be meeting on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at CNR-Centerlight Health Care Center (in the Atrium) located at 727 Classon Avenue corner Park Place, Brooklyn, N.Y. at 7:00 p.m.


7-8:00 p.m. – Discussion of Bike Corrals

The Dept. of Transportation is considering the following locations to install Bike Corrals. The Bike Corral program includes clusters of bicycle racks installed in the street by the curb, surrounded by two large planters, taking over one parking space. Each bike corral can hold up to 8 bikes. Bike Corrals require a partner who agrees to keep the corral clean of debris and snow.

The following are the partners and locations:

A) Bar Chuko- 565 Vanderbilt Avenue near Pacific Street
B) Milk Bar – 620 Vanderbilt Avenue near Prospect Place
C) Branded – 603 Vanderbilt Avenue near Bergen Street
D) Bar Corvo – 791 Washington Avenue near Lincoln Place

8-9:00 p.m. – Pedestrian Improvements for Atlantic Avenue

The Dept. of City Planning’s Transportation Unit would like to kick-off a discussion regarding a transportation study for Pedestrian Improvements along Atlantic Avenue from Ralph Avenue to Vanderbilt Avenue.

Come out and add your input on safety and travel issues you experience while traveling, biking, walking, etc., along Atlantic Avenue.