The Transportation Committee meets on the firstĀ MondayĀ of each month atĀ 7 PM. Please checkĀ the calendar pageĀ each month for the location of the meeting and tentative agenda.Ā 

The CB6 Transportation Committee monitors and reviews initiatives and policies relating to public transportation, alternative modes of transportation, pedestrian and cyclist safety, as well as street and sidewalk regulations, uses, and operations. The Committee also reviews applications for newsstands, speed bumps, and other street furniture.

Furthermore, the Committee develops community-based proposals to enhance mobility and safety within Manhattan Community District 6.

Committee Members

Brian Van Nieuwenhoven, Chair
Gabriel Turzo, Vice Chair
Majed Abdulsamad
Michael Devereaux
Beatrice Disman
Jason Froimowitz
Matt Roberts
Lawrence Scheyer
Public Members
James Wilson

Minutes and presentations from this committee and all CB6 meetings can be found by clicking the button below.

Resolutions that emerged from this and all other CB6 committees can be found by clicking the button below.

Open Streets and Restaurants

CB6 is pleased that during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the City has launched its Open Streets and Open Restaurants plans. The NYC Department of Transportation has information on Open Streets and Open Restaurants in New York City.

CB6 Street Co-Naming Policy

CB6 considers requests for streets in our district to be co-named. If you are interested in making a request for a street co-naming, please view the Street Co-Naming Policy on our website in order to understand how to apply for a co-naming request.

Committee Chair
Brian Van Nieuwenhoven
Committee Meetings
Next Meeting: July 3, 2023
Staff Liaison
Brendan Birth