Brooklyn Bridge Park

Community Advisory Council

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The Brooklyn Bridge Park Community Advisory Council (CAC) is the primary forum through which the community can provide feedback and comments to the Brooklyn Bridge Park Corporation (BBPC) on its major initiatives and policies. The Brooklyn Bridge park Corporation is the government entity which is responsible for the design, development and maintenance of Brooklyn Bridge Park.

All meetings will be held at the Brooklyn Bridge Park Offices at 334 Furman Street at 6:30pm, unless otherwise noted. These meetings are open to the public. This schedule is subject to change.


All meetings are held at 334 Furman Street and begin at 6:30 PM unless otherwise noted.


Member Organization Representative
Atlantic Avenue Betterment Association Sandy Balboza
Atlantic Avenue Local Development Corp Nat Rubin
Boerum Hill Association Howard Kolins
Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy Nancy Webster
Brooklyn Bridge Park Defense Fund Vacant
Brooklyn Community Board 2 Vacant
Brooklyn Community Board 6 Howard Graubard
Brooklyn Heights Association Carolyn Ziegler
Carroll Gardens Vacant
Cobble Hill Association Bennette Kramer
Dock Street School Cynthia McKnight
Dodge YMCA Joshua Stabenfeldt
DUMBO Action Committee Matthew Warren
DUMBO Neighborhood Alliance Doreen Gallo
Fort Greene Vacant
Fulton Ferry Landing Association Katrin Adam
One Brooklyn Bridge Park Todd Castilow
PS 29 PTA Ariana Martuscello
PS 8 PTA Judson Horn
University Settlement House Tony Shaw
Vinegar Hill Neighborhood Association Aldona Vaiciunas
Willowtown Neighborhood Linda Derosa


Community Advisory Council Officers

  • Todd Castilow (co-chair, acting chair)
  • Bennette Kramer (secretary)

Design Committee

  • Katrin Adam (co-chair)
  • Doreen Gallo (co-chair)
  • Todd Castilow
  • Ariana Martuscello
  • Aldona Vaiciunas
  • Carolyn Ziegler

Membership Committee

  • Howard Kolins (chair)
  • Sandy Balboza
  • Linda Derosa
  • Doreen Gallo
  • Josh Stabenfeldt
  • Nancy Webster

Operations Committee

  • Aldona Vaiciunas (chair)
  • Todd Castilow
  • Ariana Martuscello
  • Carolyn Ziegler

Traffic Committee

  • Linda Derosa (chair)
  • Sandy Balboza
  • Katrin Adam
  • Matt Warren

Governance Committee

  • members to be determined

Executive Committee

  • Todd Castilow (as CAC co-chair)
  • Bennette Kramer (as CAC secretary)
  • Katrin Adam / Doreen Gallo (as design chair)
  • Howard Kolins (as membership chair)
  • Aldona Vaiciunas (as operations chair)
  • Linda Derosa (as traffic chair)