Brownsville Library - Community Directory

Emergency Numbers:
Police
73rd Precinct
1470 East New York Ave
718-495-5411

Precint Profile available at:
http://www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/html/pct/pct073.html

 
Fire Department
Engine 233, Ladder 176
107 Watkins St
718-965-8231
 
Post Office
Brownsville Post Office
167 Bristol St
(718) 346-1988
 
Sanitation
Brooklyn North #5
606 Milford St
(718) 649-3074

Garbage and recycling collection schedules available at:
http://gis.nyc.gov/gisapp/sn/sanitation.jsp

 
 
Schools:
Public School
 
P.S. 12
430 Howard Ave
(718) 953-4569

P.S. 298
85 Watkins St
(718) 495-7793

P.S. 178
2163 Dean St
(718) 495-7768

P.S. 327
111 Bristol St
(718) 495-7801

P.S. 332
51 Christopher St
(718) 495-7805

P.S. 284
220 Watkins St
(718) 495-7791

I.S. 55
2021 Bergen St
(718) 495-7736

 
Private School
Bethany Christian Grade School
521 Thomas S. Boyland St
(718) 922-1234

People's Christian Day School
121 Riverdale Ave
(718) 346-8333

ENY-A Community School
345 Thatford Ave
(718) 498-8995

Risen Christ Lutheran School
250 Blake Ave
(718) 498-3848

 
Daycare/ Preschool
Amboy Street D.C.C.
217 Amboy Street
(718) 498-4266

Faith, Hope & Charity
774 Saratoga Ave
(718) 345-6666

Brownsville Child Care Center
1592 East New York Ave
(718) 342-2905

Nat Azarow Day Care Center
232 Powell St
(718) 346-0924

 
 
Social Services:
Social Services
Brownsville Multi Service
Family Health Center
592 Rockaway Ave
(718) 345-5000

Paul J. Cooper Center
for Human Services
106 New Lots Ave
(718) 346-5900

East New York Child Health
1620 East New York Ave
(718) 385-3690/1

 
 
Civic and Merchant Groups:
Civic Association
Amboy Neighborhood Center Inc.
164 Amboy St
(718) 485-3364

Federation of Puerto Rican Organizations of Brownsville, Inc.
2 Van Sinderen Ave
(718) 345-9500

B.H.R.A.G.S., Inc
(Brooklyn Haitian Ralph & Good Shepard)
1212 East New York Ave
(718) 778-5484

Greater Brownsville Youth Council, Inc
561-565 Livonia Ave
(718) 346-5256

Brownsville Heritage House
581 Mother Gaston Blvd
(718) 385-1111

Puerto Rican Educational
and Cultural Center
1495 Herkimer St
(718) 345-4775

Community Opportunities and Development Agency, Inc
564 Thomas S. Boyaland St
(718) 345-4779 Urban Strategies, Inc
1542 East New York Ave
(718) 346-7000

Local Development Corp
of East New York
80 Jamaica Ave
(718) 385-6700

Howard Houses
Police Athletic League
127 Pennsylvania Ave
(718) 495-4089
Oceanhill-Brownsville

Renaissance Development Corp
51 Christopher Ave
(718) 498-7210

Pitkin Avenue Business Improvement District (BID)
1572 Pitkin Ave
(718) 922-2466

 
Housing
Oceanhill-Brownsville
Tenants Assoc, Inc
319 Rockaway Ave
(718) 498-2700
 
 
Community:
Community Board
Community Board No 16
444 Thomas S. Boyland Street, Room 103
Brooklyn, NY 11212
(718) 385-0323
Chair - James Bowens
District Manager - Viola D. Greene
 
Polling Place
To register to vote or to find your polling place
call 212 Vote-NYC (212-868-3692)or visit http://www.vote.nyc.ny.us/index.jsp
 
 
Recreation:
Park
Howard Houses Park & Pool
Mother Gaston Boulevard at Glenmore Ave and East New York Ave
 
 
Religion:
Houses of Worship
Brownsville Church of God
588 Saratoga Ave

Faith Mission Church of God
120 Glenmore Ave

Christ Fellowship Worship Center
400 Thatford Avenue
(718) 346-6881

Faith Healing Temple Apostolic
259 Sutter Ave

First Triumphant Church
of Jesus Christ
1528 Pitkin Ave

 
 
Special Events:
Yearly Events
Thomas S. Boyland
5 Kilometer Run & Walk-a-Thon June

Watkins Street Block Association Festival August

Brownsville Day May