NY Senate Passes Hoylman Legislation To Translate State Agency Websites For Non-English Speakers

Today, the New York State Senate unanimously passed legislation (S.4716-A/A.6215-A) to require state agency websites to provide a translation into the top 12 languages spoken by New York State residents. Continue Reading →

Hoylman Legislation To Translate State Agency Websites For-English Speakers Passes Committee

Today, the New York State Senate’s Internet and Technology Committee passed legislation sponsored by State Senator Brad Hoylman and Assemblymember Yuh-Line Niou (S.4716-A/A.6215). Continue Reading →

NY State And City Lawmakers Propose COVID-19 “Recovery Leases” For Small Businesses

Four New York lawmakers are proposing a new program to entice commercial landlords to renegotiate leases and offer long-term, Continue Reading →

Health Department First Report On Health Disparities Among Asians From Harlem To Hollis

The Health Department today released an Epi Data Brief examining, for the first time, health disparities among Asian New Yorkers. Approximately 1.2 million people who identify as Asian live in New York City; the population has increased by 53 percent since 2000. Continue Reading →

First Lady McCray And Police Commissioner O’Neill Announce Resources To Combat Sex Trafficking In NYC

First Lady Chirlane McCray (pictured) and Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill today announced the City would be expanding its resources to combat sex trafficking in New York City. Continue Reading →


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