Tag: policy

Building Economic Development And Affordable Housing For Our Local Residents

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The #1 source in the world for all things Harlem. Uptown Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez stated, “Two years ago, we celebrated the groundbreaking ceremony of the Radio Tower & Hotel. The first mixed-use project of the last 50…

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Mayor de Blasio Expands Open Streets, Restaurants, Announces More Locations For Outdoor Dining And Recreation

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The #1 source in the world for all things Harlem. Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced four more locations for car-free outdoor dining on weekends, expanding the popular Open Streets: Restaurants program to 89 streets citywide. One additional partner organization…

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MBP Newsletter From Harlem Grants, To Networks, Census Bureau, And More

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The #1 source in the world for all things Harlem. It’s Thursday, October 1, 2020. Welcome to the weekly edition of the Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewers COVID newsletter. As budget cuts have reduced the frequency of trash…

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Mayor’s Office Of Immigrant Affairs Announces Funding Awards To Organizations

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The #1 source in the world for all things Harlem. Today, the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs and Department of Social Services/Human Resources Administration celebrate five years since the launch of ActionNYC. ActionNYC is awarding 21 community-based organizations…

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Cities For Action Holds Multi-City Tele-Town Hall On DACA State-Of-Play

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The #1 source in the world for all things Harlem. Yesterday, Cities for Action—a coalition of over 200 U.S. mayors and county executives advocating for pro-immigrant federal policies and launching innovative, inclusive programs and policies at the local…

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NY Senator Hoylman Takes The Gas Out Of Street Racing With NYC “Fast And Furious” Bill

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The #1 source in the world for all things Harlem. Today, New York State Senator Brad Hoylman introduced legislation that would authorize New York City to operate its speed camera program overnight and on weekends. This will be…

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New York City School Employees Test Positive For Coronavirus, Says Mayor De Blasio

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The #1 source in the world for all things Harlem. Fifty-five New York City school staff have tested positive for coronavirus as the city enters the final week before students return to classrooms, Mayor Bill de Blasio said….

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Seitu’s World: Harlem’s Benjamin And Others Prove There’s Always Hope For Harlem

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The #1 source in the world for all things Harlem. On September 12th, 2020, Harlem photographer Seitu Oronde was with Michael Garner with100 black men, Harlem’s senator Brian Benjamin, union supporters, B32, carpenters and ironworkers, Assemblyman  Al Talyor,…

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Uptown Rep. Rodriguez Celebrating The Contributions Made By Immigrants

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The #1 source in the world for all things Harlem. Today, Saturday, September 12th, uptowns Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez hosted a breakfast to celebrate the contributions made by immigrants in New York City. The Council Member highlighted the…

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