Today, Council Members Ydanis Rodriguez, Fernando Cabrera and Rafael Espinal announced legislation that will legalize E-scooters and E-bikes in the City of New York, headlining four bills that encompass a Continue Reading →
Patch reports that a legal advocacy group is suing the city to block a recently passed rezoning proposal for East Harlem. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Continue Reading →
The Legal Aid Society filed a lawsuit today in New York County Supreme Court contesting the East Harlem rezoning, which was recently approved by the New York City Council late last year. Continue Reading →
Mayor Bill de Blasio today signed Intro. 214-B into law, and solidified the City’s commitment to providing all low-income tenants facing eviction with legal representation in Housing Court. Become an Continue Reading →
Mayor Bill de Blasio, City Council Mark Levine and Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito today announced that, for the first time, the City will fund universal access to legal services for Continue Reading →
A report from the Office of Civil Justice that was released this week showed a large increase in the number of low-income Harlem tenants who have access to legal representation. Continue Reading →
The City Council has funded almost $12 million in initiatives to support and expand legal services in this year’s budget. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!