Local Events of Interest

Tuesday, April 4—6:30–8:30 p.m.

East Side Coastal Resiliency Project—Public Hearing

The plan to protect us from the floodwaters of the next superstorm.

Manny Cantor Center, 197 East Broadway (M14A to Grand St., M9 to East Broadway, or F train to East Broadway)

The city has completed a proposed amendment to its plan for the $4.21 billion in Federal disaster aid to help with recovery from Hurricane Sandy. You may comment on the plan until April 24.



Thursday, April 6—6:30–8:30 p.m.

Mount Sinai Beth Israel Community Forum

Mount Sinai Downtown Union Square

10 Union Square East (between 14th and 15th Sts.)

2nd floor conference room

Learn more about the Mount Sinai Beth Israel transformation.


Sunday, April 9—Deadline

Mayor’s Office Internships

High school, college, and graduate students; recent grads; and recent veterans can intern in various units of the Mayor’s Office.


Free Tax Preparation

NYC Free Tax Prep allows New Yorkers who earned $64,000 or less in 2016 to file their taxes for free. For more info, consult the Department of Consumer Affairs website.


And looking ahead:

Saturday, April 15—Deadline

Housing Needs for LGBT Seniors—Survey

The City Council’s Committee on Aging and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Caucus seeks input from LGBT seniors about their housing needs.


Tuesday, April 18—6:30 p.m.

13th Precinct Community Council

230 East 21st St., between 2nd and 3rd Aves.

Hear a monthly update from the local police, and bring your concerns directly to them.


More events and information at Community Board 6’s page News You Can Use.