As Congestion Pricing Looms, Electeds Rethink Uptown Parking

With the congestion pricing set to take effect in 2021 Upper Manhattan politicians are mobilizing to form a plan to reform parking regulations in order to prioritize on-street parking. Continue Reading →

As Daylight Saving Time Ends Mayor de Blasio Announces Return Of “Dusk And Darkness” Safety Campaign

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Department of Transportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg and NYPD officials today launched the City’s fourth annual Dusk and Darkness campaign.

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Former Yankee Mariano Rivera And Rodriguez Visits NewYork-Presbyterian’s School-Based Health Center

Baseball Hall of Famer and former Yankee closer Mariano Rivera and council member paid a visit to NewYork-Presbyterian’s school-based health center at the George Washington Educational Complex uptown in Washington Heights on Wednesday. Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member Rodríguez And Others Announce City’s Progress On Inwood NYC Action Plan

Deputy Mayor Vicki Been, NYCEDC President and CEO James Patchett and City Officials from NYC Parks, Department of Cultural Affairs, Department of Education, Department of Small Business Services, Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Members Joined Airline Workers Demanding Livable Wages And More

Wednesday, September 25th, 2019, uptown Council Members Ydanis Rodriguez and Mark Levine were joined by Airline Catering Workers and their unions for a rally to call for dignified wages and access to quality and affordable health insurance for catering airline workers. Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member Rodriguez’s Call For The MTA To Start the $52 Billion Dollar Capital Plan In Train Stations

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority‘s new capital plan includes historic levels of investment to make our public transportation system faster, safer, more accessible and more reliable. Continue Reading →

Street Co-Naming Ceremony To Honor Activist And Community Leader Rafael Agustín Estévez

Sunday, September 15th, 2019, Council Member Ydanis Rodríguez (left) of Northern Manhattan, Congressman Adriano Espaillat (right), Manhattan Community Board 12, Jon Greenfield of Yeshiva University, Representatives of the 34th Precinct, Acroarte, Continue Reading →

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