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District 36

Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.

Bedford Stuyvesant, Northern Crown Heights

Winning Projects:

StreetsFunded
Smooth Streets for Bed-Stuy and Crown Heights

Resurface streets with major cracks, potholes in parts of Community Boards 8 and 3.

Varies within the district

$250,000

Votes: 1,203

HousingFunded
Sumner Houses Basketball Court Reconstruction

Full reconstruction and resurfacing of basketball court including hoops, netting and bleachers.

Marcus Garvey between Myrtle and Park Avenue

$500,000

Votes: 1,120

EducationFunded
Fitness Initiative #Fitsmart

Basketball court renovations for 2 gyms at M.S. 35, update fitness room, spin bikes, elliptical trainers and aerobics mats.

M.S. 35, 272 Macdonough Street

$77,035

Votes: 1,109

EducationFunded
Technology Expansion #Smarttechkidsz #Techsmart

Smart boards, smart tables, computer tables, computers, laptop carts, laptop bundles and printers for technology upgrade.

P.S. 256, P.S. 289, P.S. 305

$225,000

Votes: 1,321

EducationFunded
STEM Initiative #STEMsmart

STEM robotics lab at Brighter Choice Community School and science cart for P.S. 308.

Brighter Choice Community School and P.S. 308

$275,640

Votes: 1,371

EducationFunded
Carpentry Lab #Buildsmart

Carpentry lab to facilitate high school and technical school carpentry curriculum.

Boys and Girls High School, 1700 Fulton Street

$92,529

Votes: 1,247


The following projects were not funded:

Streets
#CultureLivesHere: Celebrate Local Culture with Signs

Directional signs to Restoration Plaza and Weeksville Heritage Center from Downtown Brooklyn to serve as cultural markers to landmark neighborhoods.

Bedford and Crown heights Historic Districts

$40,000

Votes: 556

Transit
Closed Circuit TV Security

Install closed circuit television security.

Nostrand Avenue Train Station (A&C)

$500,000

Votes: 583

Parks & Recreation
Outdoor Fitness Equipment at St. John’s Rec Center #FitForFree

Create an outdoor gym to serve the fitness needs of our community #GetfitBK #Beachbody

St. John’s Recreation Center

$500,000

Votes: 924

ArtsCulture & Community
Exterior Signage Upgrade

Including stainless steel, digital signage and promotional banners.

Marcy Library, 617 Dekalb Avenue

$70,000

Votes: 525