From Harlem To Hollis City To Double Its Use Of Electric Vehicles, Hits New Milestone

The New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) today announced that it has replaced 2,200 gas-powered on-road fleet vehicles with plug-in electric models. Continue Reading →

Uptown’s Statement On 90 Day Sentencing Of DJ “Jinx” Paul Hit-And-Run

Today, May 15th, Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez was joined by the family and friends of Jean-Paul Guerrero, DJ “Jinx” Paul, as they returned to court in support of justice for Guerrero. Continue Reading →

Uptown’s Rodriguez And Others Rally To Prevent Traffic Fatalities Around New York City

On Tuesday, May 7th, The Transportation Chairman, uptown Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Families for Safe Streets, Transportation Alternative, and advocates called on a reinvigorated Vision Zero plan to prevent future traffic fatalities. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Line From NY And Harlem Railroad Was The First Streetcar Company In The World

The Metro-North Railroad Harlem Line, originally chartered as the New York and Harlem Railroad, is an 82-mile commuter rail line running north from New York City into eastern Dutchess County. Continue Reading →

Senate Majority Protects NY Students From Harlem To The Hudson Expanding Speed Camera’s

The Senate Democratic Majority today passed legislation (S.4331) that will save lives by increasing protection of New York City school zones through expanded speed camera utilization. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Columbia University Dean Dies After Being Struck By Car Near Campus

A beloved Columbia University dean died weeks after being struck by a vehicle while walking near the ivy league institution’s Morningside Heights campus, school officials said in a statement. Continue Reading →