Celebrate Safe Streets

Join Friends of Brook Park,

Council Member Melissa Mark Viverito,

NYC Department of Transportation,

Community Ribbing Cutting for the Speed Bump

Community Board #1 and your neighbors to mark the successful advocacy campaign we led and that our Council Member responded to and implementation of the new

SPEED BUMP ON 140th Street!

Thanks to all who signed our petition of over 500 signatures!
Thanks also to our allies on the block: Casa Atabex Ache, Freedom Community Center and St. Peter’s Church.

The speed bump will help to protect our children and elders crossing the street.
Learn more about traffic calming measures here.

East 140th Street near Brook Avenue, in front of Brook Park
Thursday December 22nd, 2011

Speed Bump event: 1:20PM to 2PM
But come hang out in Brook Park!

Classes that come out can work in the garden too before or after, with a campfire and marshmallows!



Speed Bump Being Installed

Joe Perez, Director of Freedom Community Center, Cedric Loftin, District Manager of Community Board #1, Council Member Melissa Mark Viverito, Dawn Cherry, Friends of Brook Park parent, Diana Ayala of Council Member Viverito's staff. August 2010

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