City Planning approved new 20-year lease for a Crown Heights senior center. On September 6, 2017, the City Planning Commission approved an application from the Department for the Aging and the Department of Citywide Administrative Services to continue the use of a senior center at 196 Albany Avenue in Brooklyn’s Crown Heights neighborhood. The application sought a new 20-year lease for the center which has been operating at the site since 1972.
Long-term lease renewal coupled with study for improvements. On May 6, 2015 the City Planning Commission approved Amico Senior Center’s lease renewal for twenty years. The center is located at 5901 13th Avenue in Borough Park, Brooklyn. Amico has continuously operated as a senior center at that location since 1973.