District 38

Carlos Menchaca

Red Hook, Sunset Park, Greenwood Heights and portions of Windsor Terrace, Dyker Heights, and Boro Park

Winning Projects:

EducationFunded
P.S. 94 Security Camera

Installing security camera system at the premise of the school to ensure students’ safety.

$450,000

5010 6th Avenue, Sunset Park

Votes: 4,799

EducationFunded
SAV Technology for School Auditoriums

Improve theatrical experience for our students with an upgrade on audio and visual technology for school auditoriums.

$600,000

P.S.1, P.S.169, P.S.105, M.S.136, M.S.821

Votes: 6,337

EducationFunded
Better Technology for Classrooms & Libraries

Tech equipment for South Brooklyn High School, P.S. 105, M.S. 821, P.S. 503 and P.S. 371K.

$750,000

Sunset Park and Red Hook

Votes: 6,047

Parks and RecreationFunded
Rainbow Playground Upgrade

Renovation of Rainbow Playground, updating the children’s play area and redesigning the seating area.

$500,000

6th Avenue and 55th Street, Sunset Park

Votes: 5,796


The following projects were not funded:

Education
P.S. 503/506 Gym AC Wiring and Safety Panel

Install AC wiring and safety panel in the gym, used by over 2000 students.

$525,000

330 59th Street, Sunset Park

Votes: 3,366

Education
P.S. 676 Library Multimedia Center

Renovating the old school library and add a multimedia center equipped with modern technology.

$256,810

27 Huntington Street, Red Hook

Votes: 2,286

Education
P.S. 676/Summit Academy STEAM Design Studio

A design studio that students can use various machines from 3D printer to sewing machine to create their art projects.

$124,866

27 Huntington Street, Red Hook

Votes: 2,119

Education
Summit Academy School Science Lab

A quality science lab will help ensure the students get the proper exposure to science laboratory techniques.

$250,000

27 Huntington Street, Red Hook

Votes: 2,280

Education
Improve Auditoriums for Neighborhood Schools

Renovate auditoriums by improving and repairing stages, lighting and chairs for P.S. 1, P.S. 169 and M.S. 821.

$800,000

Sunset Park

Votes: 3,123

Parks and Recreation
Plant 100 New Trees on Third Avenue

Plant 100 new trees to reduce air pollution from the Gowanus Expressway, and improve public health for the community.

$180,000

Along Third Avenue and the Gowanus Expressway

Votes: 2,326

Parks and Recreation
Repair Entrance Steps of Sunset Park

Replace broken steps at park entrances on 41st and 44th Streets to make safer and wheelchair/stroller accessible.

$500,000

5th Avenue between 41st and 44th Streets

Votes: 2,685

Parks and Recreation
Sidewalk Repair Along Sunset Park

Repair crumbling sidewalk along 5th Avenue between 41st and 44th Streets.

$500,000

5th Avenue between 41st and 44th Streets

Votes: 2,074

Streets
Road Re-pavement in Community Board 10 and 12

Repairing road in Community Boards 10 and 12.

$250,000

Sunset Park, Bay Ridge and Borough Park

Votes: 1,448

Streets
Road Re-pavement in Community Board 6

Repairing roads in Red Hook.

$250,000

Red Hook

Votes: 902