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 →

“ICE Not Welcome In Harlem,” Says Harlem State Sen. Brian A. Benjamin

Harlem State Sen. Brian Benjamin, New Sanctuary Coalition, Union Theological Seminary and a group of twenty Harlem and East Harlem Clergy put the Trump Administration on notice today that their communities care for and love our immigrant neighbors. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Sen. Benjamin To Host Community Forums On NYC Property Taxes From Harlem To Hollis

State Sen. Brian A. Benjamin, Chair of the Senate Budget and Revenues Committee rolled out dates for a community forum tour to discuss the inequities and inefficiencies of taxing property in New York City. Continue Reading →

Harlem Senator Benjamin And Others Announce Legislation To Reform NY’s Parole System

As momentum builds for criminal justice reform in New York State, State Senator Brian A. Benjamin, Assemblyman Walter Mosley, and a unique coalition of New York community groups. Continue Reading →

M/WBE Forum By NYC Department Of Small Business Services In Harlem

The NYC Department of Small Business Services in partnership with Council Member Bill Perkins, Assemblywoman Inez E. Dickens and New York State Senator Brian A. Benjamin are proud to host the Manhattan Borough Forum. Continue Reading →

Bertha Lewis Calls Out Brian Benjamin For Trying To Suppress Voting

Patch reports that Bertha Lewis’ from The Black Institute reports in a Tweet at: https://twitter.com/TheBlackIn…  Continue Reading →

Harlem ‘Grassroots’ Nonprofit Has Ties To Powerful Politicians Reports NY Post

A new nonprofit group created to advocate for the Harlem community is controlled by workers and allies of local elected leaders, The NY Post reports has learned. Continue Reading →

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