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Oct 18, 2016

You May Be Due A Rent Freeze

An article written by Council Member Garodnick to raise awareness of East Side Rent Freeze Month events and encourage eligible New Yorkers to sign up for the SCRIE or DRIE program.
Oct 13, 2016

NYPD must publish patrol guide online to comply with new city law

Legislation sponsored by Council Member Garodnick was passed by the City Council, which requires the NYPD patrol guide to be posted online as a means to increase transparency and awareness of police procedures.
Oct 13, 2016

New Bill Seeks to Make it Easier to Catch Developers Breaking Noise Rules

Council Member Garodnick introduces a bill that would require noise mitigation plans for construction sites to be posted on the Department of Environmental Protection's website as well as on construction fences. This bill will facilitate residents having access to the plans and promote accountability.
Oct 6, 2016

CBS2 Investigates: Fake Uber Drivers Charge False ‘Sales Taxes’ While Gouging Customers

Council Member Garodnick is introducing legislation to raise the penalty for fake Uber drivers charging inflated "sales tax" at local airports.