1. The median will help to decrease speeding and drag racing of motorcycles and cars. It would also add to the beautification of the neighborhood as additional green space. 130th Avenue. $315,000.

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  2. 3 Parks and Recreation Committee Projects:
    Installation of Reading and Chess Area - Brookville Park and Springfield Gardens Park are requesting reading gardens to facilitate the opportunity for visitors and residents of the local communities to sit, read and enjoy rounds of chess. Springfield Gardens (Brookville, Springfield Gardens). $400,000.

    Park Entrance Signage - Brookville Park and Springfield Gardens Park need a more effective signage system to provide effective information and directions for people to find their way through the parks. Both Parks (Brookville, Springfield Gardens). $350,000.

    Brookville Pk Basketball Court - Brookville Park needs basketball court amenities to be updated for the safety & recreation of local residents and athletic clubs that utilize the facilities. Brookville Road (Brookville) $450,000.

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  3. 2 Youth Committee Projects:
    P.S. 251 Science Lab Upgrade - The current laboratory is outdated, which prevents the students from learning modern research methods.They will be exposed to up-to-date research technology that can be used for research projects. 144-51 Arthur St. (Springfield Gardens). $400,000.

    Music Studio - I.S. 231 has a high population of low income families and students, which means they need added inspiration and motivation. Adding a music studio to their school will boost morale.145-00 Springfield Blvd. (Springfield Gardens) $300,000.

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  4. The students and members of the community will be able to have shows and workshops in the auditorium, which will have new lighting, curtains, sound system and projector. 143-10 Springfield Blvd. (Springfield Education Complex) $525,000.

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District 31 PBNYC Videos 2015

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Participatory Budgeting project videos from District 31, City Council Member Donovan Richards.

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