B.P. Brewer Forms Accessibility Task Force To Tackle Access Barriers From Harlem To Hollis

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer announced the formation today of an Accessibility Task Force from residents from Harlem to Hollis.

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B.P Brewer Calls For Better Broadband Access In NYC Public Schools From Harlem To Hollis

Even as New York City’s technology sector grows, creating thousands of new tech jobs, a survey of Manhattan public schools from Harlem to Hollis by Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer shows that city students are lagging behind in the most basic tech currency: broadband wifi access. Continue Reading →

Harlem Needle Arts Exhibit Opens At Manhattan Borough President’s Office

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer announced the opening of a new exhibit curated by cultural art institute Harlem Needle Arts in her office’s Maggi Peyton Gallery. Continue Reading →

de Blasio Announces $52M Planned Capital Investment For NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced today $52 million in capital investment projects to improve NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan’s infrastructure at 1901 1st Avenue in East Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member Levin And Others Announce New “Know Your Rights” For Workers

Today, Immigrant Affairs Commissioner Bitta Mostofi joined City agency and community partners—including Lutheran Social Services of New York—to announce $350,000 in funding from the City and Robin Hood for “Know Your Rights” (KYR) forums for immigrant New Yorkers. Continue Reading →

Brewer And Chin Statement On Two Bridges Communities From East Harlem To East NY

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer and Council Member Margaret S. Chin issued the following joint statement Wednesday in response to the City Planning Commission’s approval of three massive developments in the Two Bridges neighborhood. Continue Reading →

Presidents Move On Local Media And Cable Access Is Bad For Small Business And Consumers

On Wednesday, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer (pictured) and City Council Member Francisco Moya condemned the Federal Communications Commission’s proposal to limit local governments’ ability to use cable franchise agreements. Continue Reading →

BP Offers Look At 1820 Map From Harlem To Houston During Open House New York

For only the second time ever, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer will display the complete John Randel Jr. Farm Map of Manhattan,

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Brewer And Levine Call Out Amtrak For Devastating Local Community Garden In Harlem

In a recent letter to Amtrak CEO Richard H. Anderson, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer and Mark Levine called out the national rail carrier.

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MBP Gale Brewer’s Statement On Central Harlem Historic District

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer issued the following statement following the City Council’s approval of the Central Harlem Historic District today: Continue Reading →