Uptown Rep Rodriquez, Other Electeds And Riders Respond As Transit Tour Wraps Up

Today, Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Chair of the Transportation Committee, Speaker Corey Johnson, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, Continue Reading →

Uptown’s Rodriguez On Supreme Court Block Of Citizenship Question On The Census

Statement from Uptown’s Ydanis Rodriguez regarding 2020 Census citizenship:

“Today is a day of celebration for all our brothers and sisters that were fearful of the 2020 Census citizenship question. Continue Reading →

Nations Largest Public Cemetery To Be Transferred From The Department Of Corrections To Parks & Rec

Today, uptown Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez Chairman of the Transportation Committee, joined by Speaker Corey Johnson and the Committees on Health and Parks & Recreation, held a hearing related to the Hart Island legislation. Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member And Others Call To Exempt Taxi Drivers From Congestion Pricing

Today, Uptown Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Chairman of the Transportation Committee, Council Member Fernando Cabrera, Advocates, and Taxi Drivers called on the Governor to exempt taxi drivers from congestion pricing. Continue Reading →

City Council Speaker Johnson Wants Pay-What-You-Can Fines From Harlem To Hollis

Some New York City fines could soon be like admission to the Met: Pay what you can. City Council Speaker Corey Johnson unveiled a proposal Wednesday that would charge New Yorkers for certain civil offenses based on their wages. Continue Reading →

We Are All Parisians, Notre-Dame Fire Mourned By New Yorkers From Harlem To Hollis

There are a number of Catholic Churchs in Harlem, Harlemites and all New Yorkers mourned the legendary Notre-Dame cathedral as a massive fire engulfed the Catholic landmark on Monday. Continue Reading →