Harlem’s WE ACT Responds To ONENYC, The Plan For Strong And Just City That Lunches Today

Mayor Bill de Blasio today launched the comprehensive effort to update and expand the city’s long-term strategy, One New York: The Plan for a Strong and Just City (OneNYC). Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Launches PUREsoil NYC, Harlem-Based WE ACT And Others Respond

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the launch of PUREsoil NYC, an innovative initiative that recycles clean soil from construction projects in NYC to community uses, where it improves soil quality and increase resilience to the effects climate change. Continue Reading →

WE ACT For Environmental Justice Gives Thumbs Up On NYC DOH New Lead Initiative

As one of the most vocal champions for stronger lead poisoning policies, Harlem-based WE ACT for Environmental Justice applauds Mayor de Blasio, Speaker Johnson and the New York City Department of Health’s aggressive new initiative to reduce childhood lead exposure. Continue Reading →

Harlem Elected Mark Levine And Others Hold Trump Tower For Climate Change Teach-In

Invoking a decades-old legal requirement for public access at Trump Tower, dozens of New Yorkers and Harlem’ City Councilman Mark Levine convened inside the skyscraper  today for a climate change teach-in spanning jobs, energy efficiency, and public parks. Continue Reading →

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