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District 11

Andrew Cohen

Bedford Park, Kingsbridge, Riverdale, Norwood, Van Cortlandt Village, Wakefield, Woodlawn

Winning Projects:

Arts Culture and Community FacilitiesFunded
Mosholu Library Structural Upgrades

Mosholu Library is due for some general structural upgrades, including walls and bathrooms.

$300,000

283 East 205th Street

Votes: 1,361

EducationFunded
District 11 Schools Technology Upgrade

Laptop carts and smart boards $35,000 per school – P.S.: 8, 16, 20, 37, 81, 86, 94, 95, 340, 334, M.S. 280, Celia Cruz High School.

$420,000

District Wide

Votes: 1,480

Public SafetyFunded
Security Cameras for Local Police Precinct

Security cameras for the 47th, 50th and 52nd Police Precincts.

$300,000

To be decided by local precincts

Votes: 1,243

TransitFunded
Bus Countdown Clocks

Countdown clocks to be installed at various bus stops throughout the district, increasing the quality of bus travel.

$100,000

Throughout the District

Votes: 1,523


The following projects were not funded:

Education
P.S. 207 Common Area Renovation

Area used for cafeteria and auditorium. Install new curtains, upgrade sound system and install acoustic tiles.

$375,000

3030 Godwin Terrace

Votes: 677

Education
P.S. 344 School Playground Construction

Extend surface playground with new material and install gate and fence to increase security and quality.

$500,000

3981 Hillman Avenue

Votes: 902

Education
P.S. 24 Security Cameras

Install security cameras throughout school area. Community uses school for various school events. Prevents vandalism.

$400,000

660 West 236th Street

Votes: 1,099

Parks & Recreation
Adult Fitness Equipment at Ewen Park

Install adult fitness equipment serving Riverdale/Kingsbridge as there is no comparable equipment for adult use nearby.

$250,000

Between Riverdale and Johnson Avenues Near West 232 Street

Votes: 893

Parks & Recreation
Upgrade Tot Playground Equipment

Replace tot playground equipment with more engaging multi-use installations in this high usage area.

$400,000

McLaughlin Playground Greystone Ave near West 238th Street

Votes: 1,068