In October, CB3 Will Discuss NYC Ferry Service, Proposed Grand Street Towers


Here’s a look at some of the topics Community Board 3 will be digging into next month.

–On Thursday, Oct. 15, members of the the parks. recreation waterfront and resiliency committee will be talking about ridership on NYC Ferry. In the spring, the city eliminated the Lower East Side route from the Corlears Hook landing, but continued to offer service via the South Brooklyn route. At the same meeting the LES Ecology Center will ask for support for the relocation of its East River Park compost yard.

–On Thursday, Oct. 8, the Alliance for Positive Change will go over its plans for a new facility at 35 East Broadway.

–On Tuesday, Oct. 13, the transportation committee will hear from Revel about the resumption of its electric scooter service in the city, including safety precautions.

–On Tuesday Oct. 20, at CB3’s land use committee the developers of two new residential towers on Grand Street will detail their application for land use changes to facilitate the project. You can read more about the 100% affordable towers, part of the Grand Street Guild complex, here.

These days, you can watch community board meetings from the comfort of your home, via Zoom. More meetings info on CB3’s website.