Harlem’s Espaillat And Others Hail INVEST In America Provision To Create Community Outreach Committee At Amtrak

Representatives Adriano Espaillat, joined by Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer and uptown Council Member Mark Levine, hailed the inclusion of a provision in the House’s major transportation infrastructure bill. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep Espaillat Secures Multiple Wins In Critical Transportation Bill, Pushed For Fair Funding For NY

Today, Rep. Adriano Espaillat hailed the passage in the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee of the Investing a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation (INVEST) in America Act, Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member Rodriguez Calls To Connect Riders With Other Modes Of Transportation

Today, May 5th, 2020, Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Chairman of the Transportation Committee held a press conference at the 161st Street-Yankee Stadium trains station to address the MTA newly proposed night closures for subway cleaning operation. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: Uptowns Elected Officials Talk Isabella Geriatric Center Nursing Home Deaths (Spanish)

Today, Friday May 1st, Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez was joined by Northern Manhattan Elected Officials to address the large number of residents who have died as result of COVID-19 at the Isabella Nursing Home in Washington Heights. Continue Reading →

Call To City, State, And Federal Government To Create Fund To Cover All Funeral Expenses (Spanish)

Uptown Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez states that New York City has been the epicenter of a national pandemic that has taken the lives of over 17,000 New Yorkers. Continue Reading →