MESSAGE FROM THE BOARD CHAIRPERSON

The members of Bronx Community Board 8 are volunteers who strive to represent the interests and needs of our district’s residents, institutions, businesses in Fieldston, Kingsbridge, Kingsbridge Heights, Marble Hill, Riverdale, Spuyten Duyvil, and Van Cortlandt Village.

We play an important advisory role, mandated by the New York City Charter, that impacts land use planning and zoning matters, city budget, municipal service delivery, and many other quality of life issues for those who live and work in our district.

By hosting regular committee and board meetings open to the public, BXCB8 acts as your representative for communicating events, addressing local concerns to make city services accessible and responsive, and processing municipal and state applications of various sorts.

Please stay connected and always feel free to contact us with your community concerns.

Sincerely,

LAURA SPALTER
BXCB8 Chairperson


2023 Bronx Community Board Application

Community Board applications for 2023 are now open. Click here to apply.

The deadline for applications is Friday, March 3, 2023.

If you have any questions about the application, please email [email protected].


If you are dealing with an emergency please call 911 immediately. If you have a non emergency issue or complaint please call 311 and send the board office an email ([email protected]) with the 311 complaint number and any photos you have. We will follow up with the appropriate agency and keep you abreast of any updates as well.

Bronx Community Board 8 proudly represents the diverse communities of Fieldston, Kingsbridge, Kingsbridge Heights, Marble Hill, Riverdale, Spuyten Duyvil, and Van Cortlandt Village, who reside or work here, inclusive of all races and ethnicities, gender expressions, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, national origin, and citizenship.


Hybrid Model

Pursuant to NYC Mayoral Executive Order 267, Community Board 8 Meetings are held via zoom, with some committees meeting hybrid( in person & via zoom).

  1. Hybrid Resolution May 2022
  2. Hybrid Renewal Resolution November 2022
  3. Executive Order 267

Monthly Meeting Calendar

FEBRUARY 2023


Budget Requests & Documents


FY24- Capital Budget Requests
FY24 Expense Budget Requests

Bronx CB8 – REGISTER OF COMMUNITY BOARD BUDGET REQUESTS

Spreadsheet of Register


Quick Links of Interest

School Construction Authority- Proposed New School – John Collins Place, Bronx, NY 10463
DOT Road Diet for Riverdale Avenue


NYC Community Boards map

NYCityMap

NYCityMap is New York City’s online map portal. The application provides a wealth of information including the locations of schools, day care centers, senior centers, libraries, hospitals, subways, and more, as well as links to Web sites for these facilities. This page is also a single access point to many of the numerous location-based applications on NYC.gov such as online property, building, statistics, and census information. The maps can be navigated either by entering a specific address or simply using zoom and scroll tools, similar to other online map applications.


Croton Filtration Monitoring Committee
(Members are BXCB7, BXCB8, BXCB12)

 

Meeting held on January 31, 2023
Presentation

Meeting Recording

City of New York
BRONX COMMUNITY BOARD 8

5676 Riverdale Avenue, Suite 100
Bronx, New York, 10471-2194
Phone: 718-884-3959 ◆ Fax: 718-796-2763 ◆ Email: [email protected]

 


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