New York Leaders Come Out In Support Of AG James Lawsuit Against Trump Administration’s Public Charge Rule

Federal, State, City, and Community Leaders Across New York Join Fight for New York’s Immigrant Families NEW YORK – After New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a lawsuit this morning against the Trump Administration’s Public Charge Rule — which aims to deny green cards and visas to immigrants that use or have used government assistance…

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New Report ‘The Tale of Two Housing Markets’ Shows How Mayor de Blasio’s Housing Plan is Exacerbating Housing Crisis and Failing to Address Mass Homelessness in NYC

Homeless New Yorkers & Advocates Rally at City Hall for More Housing for the Homeless House Our Future NY Campaign Demands Construction of 24,000 New Apartments and Preservation of 6,000 More for Homeless New Yorkers NEW YORK, NY – The Coalition for the Homeless released a new report today, while rallying at City Hall with homeless…

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City Planning Invites New Yorkers to Help Shape the City’s Next Comprehensive Waterfront Plan, Starting with “Waterfront Planning Camp” for All Ages on Governors Island on August 17th

NEW YORK – Department of City Planning (DCP) Director Marisa Lago today invited every New Yorker to play a role in imagining how to make one of our city’s defining resources – its 520 miles of waterfront – work even better. As a kick-off for the next Comprehensive Waterfront Plan, the public is urged to participate…

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BP DIAZ RENEWS CALL FOR GUN CRIME REGISTRY

Online database would make info on gun crime offenders public, similar to that currently available to monitor convicted sex offenders In the wake of mass shootings in Brownsville, Brooklyn; El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. is renewing his call for the New York City Council to pass legislation to…

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DE BLASIO ADMINISTRATION LAUNCHES NYC CARE IN THE BRONX, KEY COMPONENT OF MAYOR’S GUARANTEED HEALTH CARE COMMITTMENT

NYC Care now available in the Bronx; New Yorkers should call 646-NYC-CARE to check eligibility NEW YORK––The de Blasio Administration today launched NYC Care, a key component of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s commitment to guarantee health care for all New Yorkers, by offering quality and affordable health care for hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers…

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BP DIAZ SUPPORTS LIBRARIES IN LATEST CAPITAL BUDGET

Borough President Diaz will provide Bronx libraries with $640,000 in capital funding through his FY2020 budget.“Our libraries are an important resource for learning and community building, and I have always been proud to support our public library system through my capital budget,” said Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. “The New York Public Library provides critical services…

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