Mayor de Blasio Public Advocate Williams Announce New Gun Violence Prevention Program

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams today announce the Advance Peace Model pilot program from Harlem to Hollis. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Continue Reading →

Electeds, Advocates Urge Hardship NY Tenants To Submit “Hardship Declaration Forms”

State Senator Brian Kavanagh and Assembly Member Jeffrey Dinowitz, who sponsored New York’s recent legislation mandating an eviction moratorium for tenants facing COVID-19 hardship, Become an Harlem World Insider – Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And Others Announce Estimated $4 Billion Divestment From Fossil Fuels

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Comptroller Scott M. Stringer, along with trustees of two of the City’s pension funds, today announced these funds have voted to divest their portfolios of estimated $4 billion from securities related to fossil Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Community Board 10 Sides With Tenants, Deny Commercial Rezoning Protects Historic

Last night, Harlem’s Community Board 10 voted to “disapprove the Olnick Rezoning Plan” that would substantially rezone the Lenox Terrace neighborhood and allow for the construction of luxury towers and Continue Reading →

Vote On Lenox Terrace Rezoning Plan Threatens Historic Central Harlem Neighborhood

On Wednesday, November 6, 2019, at 6 pm, in Harlem, NY, Community Board 10, Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. State Office Building (163 W. 125 Street, 2nd floor in art gallery). Continue Reading →