District 45

Jumaane D. Williams

Flatbush, East Flatbush, Flatlands, Midwood, Canarsie

Winning Projects:

TransitFunded
Vision Zero/New Bus Pads

Votes: 532 | Cost: $350,000

Routes on Nostrand Avenue and Kings Highway
Bus pads are sections of concrete pavement at bus stops. It would be installed to prevent the weight/heat of the bus from softening the asphalt which damages the street & increases need to resurface.

EducationFunded
Technology Upgrades for Midwood High School

Votes: 1011 | Cost: $400,000

5800 Tilden Avenue, Brooklyn
The equipment in the Cafeteria is old and worn-out due to several water conditions and other issues. Kitchen space needs to be revamped to serve better, more nutritious, food.


The following projects were not funded:

Education
Tech Upgrade at P.S. 208

Votes: 287 | Cost: $100,000

4801 Avenue D
Add Laptops and Smartboards for 500 Students at PS 208

Education
Technology Upgrade for THS Campus

Votes: 318 | Cost: $250,000

5800 Tilden Avenue, Brooklyn
Add Laptops, Laptop carts, Smart boards, iPads and Upgrades to computer labs so that we can decrease the digital divide for 800+ High School students.

Education
Update Cafeteria at THS

Votes: 314 | Cost: $400,000

5801 Tilden Avenue, Brooklyn

Education
Update THS Campus Auditorium

Votes: 202 | Cost: $100,000

5800 Tilden Avenue
Upgrade Sound equipment, Projector and screen (adding one which comes out of the ceiling). There are 700+ students who are behind the curve using out of date technology in auditorium.

Education
Upgrade PA in Gym 3 at THS Campus

Votes: 237 | Cost: $750,00

5800 Tilden Avenue
Upgrade the Public Address System in Gym 3 for the 500+ students, community members and staff who use this gym. Increasing the ability to clearly receive audible data and positively impact safety.

Education
Upgrade Field and Bathrooms at THS Track

Votes: 321 | Cost: $300,000

5800 Tilden Avenue, Brooklyn
600+ Students & Sports Teams find it difficult to use track due to bumps and holes; and bathrooms are not safe. This also impacts the safety of Charter Elementary School children who use field.

Education
Upgrade Field Lockers at THS Campus

Votes: 161 | Cost: $250,000

5800 Tilden Avenue, Brooklyn
Upgrade Football Field Lockers to help promote indoor track use and make the field safer for after school learners and sports teams who use our field.

Public Safety
Safety Upgrade for THS Campus

Votes: 349 | Cost: $250,000

5800 Tilden Ave, Brooklyn
Add Security Cameras around the school (especially in dark areas). This will increase the level of safety for over 800 students which will provide youth with a safe place to learn.

Public Safety
Upgrade Safety Cameras at Glenwood Houses

Votes: 269 | Cost: $500,000

Within and Around Glenwood Houses
Increase safety for 2,600+ residents and the neighbors who work in Glenwood Houses by upgrading the existing security system.

Public Safety
Vision Zero/Safe Routes to Schools – P.S. 208

Votes: 261 | Cost: $300,000

4801 Avenue D, Brooklyn
Add improvements such as raised center medians, widened sidewalks, neckdowns at intersections, to slow traffic and improve safety for 440 students, their families and staff.

Transit
Vision Zero/Safe Routes to Schools – P.S. 361

Votes: 179 | Cost: $300,000

3109 Newkirk Ave
Add improvements such as raised center medians, widened sidewalks, neckdowns at intersections, to slow traffic and improve safety for 350 students, their families and staff.