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District 11

Andrew Cohen

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

Winning Projects:

TransitFunded
Real Time Passenger Information (RTPI)

Provides real-time bus arrival information via the web, mobile phone apps and SMS

Bus Stops throughout Council District 11

$200,000

StreetsFunded
Roadway Resurfacing

Ensures safer and smoother vehicular traffic flow. Improves travel time by removing potholes and other roadway obstacles

Streets throughout Council District 11

$250,000

Parks and RecreationFunded
Safety Upgrades In Woodlawn Playground

Surface replacement and safety upgrades.

Woodlawn Playground

$400,000

Arts Culture and Community FacilitiesFunded
Technology Grants for NYPL

Upgrade desktops, printers, self-checkout kiosks, phone system replacements, network equipment and WiFi improvements.

Libraries in Council District 11

$250,000


The following projects were not funded:

Public Safety
Security Cameras for P.S. 37

Expedite additional security and installation of security cameras.

P.S. 37

$400,000

Public Safety
Safe Routes to School for P.S. 19

Traffic calming improvements, pedestrian safety and improved school safety surrounding P.S. 19.

P.S. 19

$300,000

Parks and Recreation
Improve Seton Park Dog Run

Replace gates, improve drainage, increase fence height and create a street accessible handicapped entrance to dog run.

Seton Park

$300,000

Education
Library Upgrade for P.S. 24

Upgrade laptops, furniture, books, and multimedia center.

P.S. 24

$400,000

Education
Library Media Upgrade at P.S. 207

Upgrade laptops, furniture, books, and multimedia center.

P.S. 207

$400,000

Arts Culture and Community Facilities
Heating and Cooling Update

Installation of HVAC wiring at Spuyten Duyvil Library.

Spuyten Duyvil Library

$600,000

Arts Culture and Community Facilities
Rehabilitation to Exterior, Side Facades and Walls

Rehabilitation to exterior, side facades and walls to ensure the library branch to be safe and comfortable.

Riverdale Library

$255,000