Dec 2, 2010
We are all extremely disturbed to hear of the two attacks on Stuyvesant Town residents this afternoon.
Dec 2, 2010
Council Member Garodnick joined Mayor Bloomberg and other officials in opening the Alexandria Center for Life Science - New York City, a state-of-the-art science park on the East Side.
Nov 30, 2010
In testimony before the State Senate committee with oversight of the MTA, Council Member Garodnick said that businesses along the construction route of the Second Avenue Subway still need assistance.
Nov 18, 2010
In the first hearing of the Consumer Affairs Committee under its new chair, Council Member Garodnick, the committee examined debt settlement companies – for-profit firms that are supposed to work with creditors to ease consumer debt burdens.
Nov 17, 2010
Council Member Garodnick was elected by his colleagues to chair the Council’s Committee on Consumer Affairs, a position he pledged to use to aggressively defend New Yorkers from fraud and abuse.
Oct 26, 2010
With flu season upon us, Council Member Garodnick, the Stein Senior Center, and Visiting Nurse Services of New York (VNS) are doing their part to keep New Yorkers healthy.
Oct 21, 2010
Shortly after Council Member Garodnick and Assembly Member Jonathan Bing called on the MTA to accept proof of payment for Select Bus Service on local buses as well, the MTA adopted its new rider-friendly policy.
Oct 20, 2010
Council Member Garodnick joined fellow elected officials and advocates in promoting October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month and joining the push for improving access to mammograms among underserved women.
Oct 18, 2010
With legal challenges surrounding the FDNY entrance exam keeping the City from hiring more firefighters, Council Member Garodnick asked Mayor Bloomberg to raise the maximum age limit for firefighter applicants who may now be caught in limbo.
Oct 8, 2010
I am deeply troubled by the experiment currently being carried out by the Department of Homeless Services (DHS), in which 200 families are given access to the Homebase Program, while a “control group” of 200 families are turned away.