Brownsville Library - Community Directory

Some Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed on Friday, April 18 for Good Friday. See the list of open library locations.

 

All Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 20 for Easter Sunday.

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