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Dan in the News

Nov 28, 2016

Op-Ed: The Election 2016: The fight we had and the battles to come

Council Member Garodnick reflects on the election results and the importance of robust community advocacy to advance and protect our values.
Nov 16, 2016

Weekly Queens Midtown Tunnel Closures Make Complaints 'Skyrocket,' Pols Say

Council Member Garodnick pens letter to MTA, NYPD, and DOT stating that traffic, noise, and safety issues related to construction on the Queens Midtown Tunnel have gotten out of hand. Underscores the need for a plan to ensure safety and community well-being.
Nov 3, 2016

Bills take aim at predatory equity

An overview of legislation Council Member Garodnick is sponsoring to combat the practice of predatory equity, as well as push back received from the Department of housing Preservation and Development.
Oct 31, 2016

De Blasio officials, City Council tussle over tenant protection legislation

Council Member Garodnick believes the City needs to engage and develop real tools to protect tenants from predatory landlords, while the administration pushes back against vital legislation he has sponsored on this issue.