Committees

Committees

General Board
Budget & Personnel
Communications
Environmental
Parks
Police & Public Safety
Senior Issues, Housing, Health & Welfare
Traffic & Transportation
Youth Services, Education & Libraries
Zoning & Land Use

General Board

  • Chair: Doris N. Cruz
  • Meets: Generally 3rd Monday of each month, except January & February meeting held on the 4th Monday
  • Purpose: This page hosts minutes and other information from General Board meetings

Budget & Personnel

  • Chair: Dean Rasinya
  • Meets: As called by the Chair, closed meeting, not for public
  • Purpose: To review the OTPS and PS Budget of Community Board Ten

Communications

  • Chair: Michael Festa
  • Meets: As called by the Chair, see Community Board Calendar
  • Purpose: Optimizes communication with local residents on pertinent issues throughout Community Board Ten. DoITT applications for PPT (Public Pay Telephones)

Environmental

  • Chair: Nick Nikolopoulos
  • Meets: As called by the Chair, see Community Board Calendar
  • Purpose: Review of Environmental Impact Statements before the Board, Sanitation issues, and oversight of Owls Head Pollution Plant

Parks

  • Chair: June Johnson
  • Meets: As called by the Chair, see Community Board Calender
  • Purpose: Addresses issues facing Parks including planning and advocating for park maintenance. Reviews park reconstruction plans

Police & Public Safety

  • Chair: Lori Willis
  • Meets: As called by the Chair, see Community Board Calendar
  • Purpose: Convenes to discuss concerns relating to public safety that would involve assistance from local 68 Precinct or neighborhood firehouses

Senior Issues, Housing, Health & Welfare

  • Chair: Sandy Vallas
  • Meets: As called by the Chair, see Community Board Calendar
  • Purpose: Topics include issues affecting seniors. Discuss housing concerns in Community Board Ten. Reviews Department of Health statistics for Community Board Ten and all health care related matters. Oversees issues affecting local hospitals, nursing homes, health care facilities and group homes

Traffic & Transportation

  • Chair: Jaynemarie Capetanakis
  • Meets: As called by the Chair, see Community Board Calendar
  • Purpose: Matters pertaining to traffic surveys, maintenance of local roadways and planning during major construction projects. In addition, issues relating to public transportation, i.e. MTA buses, NYC Transit are also reviewed

Youth Services, Education & Libraries

  • Chair: Ida D'Amelio
  • Meets: As called by the Chair, see Community Board Calendar
  • Purpose: Issues facing local schools, libraries, or cultural groups

Zoning & Land Use

  • Chair: Brian Kaszuba
  • Meets: As called by the Chair, see Community Board Calendar
  • Purpose: Review variances, special permits