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Jan 12, 2017

Council Presses NYPD on Officer Deployments at Trump Tower

Council Member Garodnick seeks Trump Tower deployment details from NYPD officials to help illuminate the city-wide impact of providing security for the President-elect.
Jan 10, 2017

NYPD Calls Trump Tower Security Situation ‘Unprecedented’—But Won’t Say How They’ll Keep It Up

NYPD officials refer to the logistics of providing security for the President-elect and his family as "unique" and "unprecedented". Council Member Garodnick calls on the President-elect to not treat Trump Tower as a pied-à-terre.
Jan 10, 2017

NYPD official warns City about Trump's impact on police budget

At the Economic Development Committee hearing chaired by Council Member Garodnick, NYPD officials anticipated cuts in the number of officers on patrol if the city does not receive sufficient reimbursement from the federal government.
Jan 10, 2017

Biz sounds alarm over Trump Tower 'occupied zone'

Council Member Garodnick chairs City Council hearing that examined the estimated loss of millions of dollars in sales at local businesses near Trump Tower since Election Day.