Street Co-Naming Ceremony To Honor Activist And Community Leader Rafael Agustín Estévez

Sunday, September 15th, 2019, Council Member Ydanis Rodríguez (left) of Northern Manhattan, Congressman Adriano Espaillat (right), Manhattan Community Board 12, Jon Greenfield of Yeshiva University, Representatives of the 34th Precinct, Acroarte, Continue Reading →

NYCEDC And DCLA Seeking Operator To Develop Immigrant Research And Performing Arts Center Uptown

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA), today released a Request for Expressions of Interest (RFEI) for a nonprofit organization to design, construct and operate a new Immigrant Research and Performing Arts Center (The Center) in Northern Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Following Arrests, Mayor de Blasio, Uptowns Rodriquez And Others Announce Findings Of Taxi Medallion Brokers

Mayor de Blasio today announced the findings of his 45-day investigation into the practices and policies of taxicab medallion brokers. Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member And Others Support Gun Control Legislation Ban For Deadly Guns

Uptown’s Council Members Helen Rosenthal and I. Daneek Miller’s legislation to ban the possession of unfinished lower gun frames or receivers. Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member Rodriguez’s Reaction To Mayor’s Proposal To Cap For-Hire Vehicles

Today June 13th, 2019, Uptown Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Chair of the Transportation Committee addressed Mayor Bill de Blasio’s proposed cap on for-hire vehicles announcement. Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Transportation Committee Chair Rodriguez Passes Vision Zero Design Standard Bill

Today, May 28th, 2019, the Committee on Transportation, chaired by Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, passed the Vision Zero Street Design Bill (Int.322-A). 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 →

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