Join Harlem Representative Espaillat This Week For His State Of The District Address

Harlem Representative Adriano Espaillat will host his 2020 State of the District forum on Thursday, January 30th starting at 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST at I.S. 218 Salome Ureña School Auditorium. Continue Reading →

Harlem Representative Espaillat Announces Open Applications To U.S. Military Service Academies

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat announced open applications for incoming district high school seniors to attend the U.S. Service Academies. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Peggy Shephard And Others Appointed To Cities Climate Advisory Board

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Speaker Corey Johnson announced today the appointment of fifteen individuals to the New York City Climate Advisory Board ahead of the board’s first meeting today. Continue Reading →

WE ACT Receives Grant To Build Power Among NYCHA Tenants In Northern Manhattan

Harlem-based WE ACT for Environmental Justice (WE ACT) has been awarded a $400,000 grant over two years. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Espaillat Introduces the Green Climate Fund Authorization Act Of 2019

Representative Adriano Espaillat in Harlem released the following statement on his bill, the Green Climate Fund Authorization Act of 2019. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Rivers Roger Morris, A Colonel British Officer, Friend Of George Washington And More

Roger Morris, 28 January 1727 – 13 September 1794, was a colonel in the British Army who fought in the French and Indian War and made uptown his home after the war. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Espaillat Statement In Opposition To Proposed Changes To HUD’s Use Of Disparate Impact

Harlem Congressional member Adriano Espaillat, joined by members of the New York congressional delegation and advocates, Continue Reading →

Harlem’s WE ACT Receives $1 Million For Environmental Justice Capacity-Building Grant

WE ACT for Environmental Justice (WE ACT) in Harlem has been awarded a $1,000,000 grant from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC). Continue Reading →

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