Free Program – Live Well – Do Well – Age Well

FREE PROGRAM funding provided by Councilman Eric Ulrich for Rockaway Residents 50+ yrs of age. The National Council on Aging in collaboration with Kingsborough Community College presents: LIVE WELL-DO WELL-AGE WELL This is a 10-week program based on the National Aging Mastery Program designed to offer participants 50+ yrs of age, the skills and tools…

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Rep. Meeks Calls Emergency Meeting to Address Rockaway Beach Closure

Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Gregory W. Meeks issued the following statement regarding the surprise announcement by the City that it will be closing Rockaway beach from 91st to 102nd St.: “I am both surprised and dismayed by the City’s announcement that the busiest stretch of Rockaway beach will be closed this summer. This…

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5 YEARS AFTER HURRICANE SANDY – WE NEED YOU!

WE NEED YOU! PLEASE JOIN YOUR NEIGHBORS TO SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR ROCKAWAY STORM PROTECTION Show that you care by coming to the beach on Saturday October 28th at 2PM on Beach 129th  Street ( parking at St Francis de Sales) Demonstrate to our elected officials that you need permanent solutions to protect your home…

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Rockaway Community Event Commemorating the 5th Anniversary of Hurricane Sandy & Petition for Storm Protection

Please join your neighbors at the Rockaway Community Event Commemorating the 5th Anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, and sign the petition for permanent storm protection. The Rockaway Peninsula Petition for Permanent Storm Protection is being initiated for the 5-Year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. Five years ago, Hurricane Sandy caused community devastation, bodily harm and property damage.…

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Meeting Notice – Tuesday March 21st, 7:00 PM

Belle Harbor Property Owners Association General Membership Meeting: Tuesday, March 21st, 7PM PS/MS 114 – 134-01 CRONSTON AVENUE Our Agenda for the March 21st Meeting: Captain Janice Holmes, 100th Precinct Commander – will update us on issues related to our community and answer questions. Letitia James, Public Advocate for the City of New York –…

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A Safer Ferry Landing?

BHPOA President, Hank Iori, recently shared a video pointing out the safety advantages derived from moving the current ferry terminal location on Beach Channel Drive and 108th Street just 119 yards west on BCD. The proposed changes are not meant to change the original timetable for the opening of the ferry service, or to add any…

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USACE Draft Report Public Meetings Scheduled

The public meeting dates on the US Army Corps of Engineers have been scheduled.  Please share this information with your neighbors and encourage them to attend one of the scheduled meeting. This is our opportunity to make certain the Atmy Corps understands our concerns and takes appropriate action. Wednesday October 5, 2016 Kingsborough College, 2001…

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