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Community Board

Bronx Community Board #10 3165 East Tremont Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461
Phone: 718-892-1161
Fax: 718-863-6860
Email: bx10@cb.nyc.gov
Web site: http://www.nyc.gov/html/bxcb10/html/home/home.shtml
District Manager: Kenneth Kearns

Elected Officials

Council District #12

Andy King (Democrat)
938 East Gunhill Road
Bronx, NY 10469
Phone: 718-684-5509
Fax: 718-684-5510
Web site: http://council.nyc.gov/d12/html/members/home.shtml

State Senate District #36

Ruth Hassell-Thompson (Democrat)
959 E. 233rd Street
Bronx, NY 10466
Phone: 718-547-8854
Email: hassellt@senate.state.ny.us
Web site: http://www.nysenate.gov/senator/ruth-hassell-thompson

Congressional District #16

Eliot L. Engel (Democrat)
3655 Johnson Avenue
Bronx, NY 10463
Phone: 718-796-9700
Web site: http://engel.house.gov

State Assembly District #82

Michael Benedetto
177 Dreiser Loop, Rm. 12
Bronx, NY 10475
Phone: 718-320-2220
Email: BenedeM@assembly.state.ny.us
Web site: http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=082

Local Information

Fire

Engine 66
21 Asch Loop (Co-op City Boulevard) 10475

Police

45th Precinct
2877 Barkley Avenue 10465
718-822-5411

Local Hospitals

Jacobi Medical Center
1400 Pelham Parkway South 10461
718-918-5000

Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street 10467
718-920-4321

Parks and Playgrounds

Pelham Bay Park
Westchester Avenue, Bruckner Boulevard

Post Office

Co-op City Station
3300 Connor Street 10475
718-515-5698

Dreiser Loop Station
179 Dreiser Loop 10475
718-671-0648

More neighborhood information available at gis.nyc.gov/doitt/nycitymap

Schools: District 11

P.S. 153 Helen Keller School
P.S. 160 Walt Disney School
P.S. 178 Dr. Selman Waksman School
M.S. 180 Dr. Daniel Hale Williams School
I.S. 181 Pablo Casals Middle School
Bronx Health Sciences High School
Harry S Truman High School

Other schools in District 11

Alternative Programs in the Bronx
Charter Schools in the Bronx
Special Education Programs in the Bronx

School and Zone Finder Mapping System

Private/Parochial

Jewish Schools in the Bronx - The Lookstein Center
Parochial Schools in the Bronx - Archdiocese of New York
Private Schools in the Bronx - New York State Association of Independent Schools

Colleges

College of New Rochelle, School of New Resources

Information about Environmental Remediation Projects in your Community

Brownfields are properties where redevelopment is complicated by actual or suspected environmental contamination from past land usage. Because of New York City's long industrial history, brownfields are found in areas throughout the five boroughs. The New York City Office of Environmental Remediation offers programs that encourage environmental investigation of lightly-to-moderately contaminated sites, and that oversee clean up appropriate to a site's new end use. Information about these projects is available below:

New York City Voluntary Cleanup Program
Brownfield Educational Video series –Cleaning Up NYC

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