Banana Kelly’s Workshop on Public Land and Rezonings (alternate time)

February 16, 2017 6:00pm

Banana Kelly CIA Inc. is offering a series of free workshops to build leadership skills and knowledge about current rezoning efforts in the South Bronx. The second workshop focuses on the use of public land, and how to find publicly owned land in your community. Participants who attend all three workshops receive a certificate and a copy of the book Zoned Out! Race, displacement, and city planning in NYC. Meals and Spanish translation at all workshops.

Downtown Far Rockaway rezoning Committee Meeting

February 16, 2017 7:00pm

Queens Community Board 14’s Downtown Far Rockaway rezoning committee will meet to discuss the city’s rezoning plan for Far Rockaway, which just entered public review. The board must vote on the plan by mid-April.

Banana Kelly’s Workshop on Business Displacement & Rezonings

February 18, 2017 11:00am

Banana Kelly CIA Inc. is offering a series of free workshops to build leadership skills and knowledge about current rezoning efforts in the South Bronx. The third workshop focuses on the protections available to businesses and organizations under the Commercial Tenant Anti-harassment law. Participants who attend all three workshops receive a certificate and a copy of the book Zoned Out! Race, displacement, and city planning in NYC. Meals and Spanish translation at all workshops.

Banana Kelly’s workshop on Business Displacement & Rezonings (alternate time)

February 23, 2017 6:00pm

Banana Kelly CIA Inc. is offering a series of free workshops to build leadership skills and knowledge about current rezoning efforts in the South Bronx. The third workshop focuses on the protections available to businesses and organizations under the Commercial Tenant Anti-harassment law. Participants who attend all three workshops receive a certificate and a copy of the book Zoned Out! Race, displacement, and city planning in NYC. Meals and Spanish translation at all workshops.

Artist Night and Speak Out Against Gentrification

February 25, 2017 5:00pm

The Bronx Coalition for a Community Vision invites artists and community residents to discuss whether art is “implicit in the process of gentrification” or can “be used as a form of resistance to such forces?” Event will feature gallery and music by local Bronx artists as well as an open mic. 1501 Jerome Ave.

Coalition Hosts Forum on the Jerome Ave Rezoning

February 26, 2017 2:00pm

The Bronx Coalition for a Community Vision hosts a discussion on the city’s proposed rezoning of Jerome Avenue. Christ the King Church, 141 Marcy Pl, Bronx, NY 10452.

Justice for All Coalition’s monthly meeting

February 27, 2017 7:00pm

The Justice for All Coalition, an alliance of Long Island City stakeholders, hosts their monthly meeting to discuss a potential rezoning of Long Island City. Jacob A. Riis Settlement/NYCHA Queensbridge Senior Center at 10-25 41st Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101.

Town Hall on Jerome Ave Rezoning with Elected Officials

March 02, 2017 6:00pm

The Coalition for Community Advancement hosts a town hall with City Council members Vanessa Gibson and Fernando Cabrera. Spanish translation, child care and food provided. 1501 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, 10452.

Two Bridges Environmental Review Meeting

March 06, 2017 6:30pm

As required by the de Blasio administration, the developers of three high-rise residential projects on the Lower East Side waterfront will host a third meeting to discuss a forthcoming environmental review for the development area. Location & time TBD, more information here.