Community Board Six has an important New York City Charter mandated advisory role in dealing with land use and zoning matters, city budget, municipal service delivery and many other items relating to the welfare of those who live, work and visit our district.
We represent the area on the east side of Manhattan from 14th to 59th Streets, from the East River to Lexington Avenue, and extending west to Madison Avenue between 34th and 40th Streets. This is one of the most diverse community districts in the city with the United Nations complex, major academic & medical institutions and Stuyvesant Town, Tudor City, Turtle Bay,
Peter Cooper Village, Murray Hill, Gramercy Park, Kips Bay and Sutton Place within our boundaries.
Please contact us with your community concerns.
President Obama to visit midtown on Tuesday, March 11
Expect traffic congestion tomorrow afternoon when President Barack Obama visits. The President is expected to arrive at the Wall Street Heliport in late afternoon and travel up the FDR Drive to the Upper East Side. Other reports have him later traveling to the vicinity of East 64th Street and Fifth Avenue and/or East 42nd Street and Third Avenue. He is expected to leave the area at approximately 8 PM for his return trip. Use mass transit if possible.