Environmental Protection Committee Meeting

Date: January 09th, 2013

Time: 7:00pm

Venue: Community Board 9

Address: 890 Nostrand Avenue Brooklyn

Contact: Pearl R. Miles

Phone: 1-718-778-9279

Email: bk09@cb.nyc.gov


  • Presentation by Mr. Rosario DeMedici on a proposal for a “vertical farm” in the district.
  • Update on efforts to improve compliance with sanitation codes on Flatbush Avenue.
  • Update on district budget needs as it relates to the Department of Environmental Protection and the Department of Sanitation.
  • Consider possible proposals to determine air quality in the area; as have been done in other areas of New York State.