Dan in the News

Feb 17, 2017

Immigration Advocates Join Garodnick’s Second “Call to Action”

Panelists discuss immigrant and refugee issues during Council Member Garodnick's second post-election community forum, "Defending the Vulnerable: Call to Action on Immigration and the Refugee Crisis".
Feb 16, 2017

Garodnick asks city to investigate Quik Park rate increases in ST

Council Member Garodnick pens letter to Department of Consumer Affairs Commisioner to inquire about legitimacy of Quik Park rent increase.
Feb 16, 2017

Garodnick Leads Charge on Small Business Rent Tax Relief

The City Council Finance Committee held a hearing on Council Member Garodnick’s bill that would raise from $250,000 to $500,000 the minimum annual rent at which Manhattan business must pay Commercial Rent Tax.
Feb 8, 2017

Gas Restored at Frank's On First After Nearly Two Months Without Hookup

Council Member Garodnick advocates to get the gas turned back on at Frank's Trattoria on First Avenue.
Feb 3, 2017

RSA lawyers fight rent freeze, citing RGB “errors” over tenant affordability

Council Member Dan Garodnick advocates to preserve the rent freeze assessed by the Rent Guid elines Board as the Rent Stabilzation Association seeks to overturn the freeze in court.
Feb 3, 2017

Police watchdog defends agency over controversial report on stun guns

Council Member Dan Garodnick questions the independence of the Civilian Complaint Review Board after the New York Times reports that CCRB findings were tempered as a result of City Hall input.
Feb 2, 2017

Muslim and Immigrant Council Members Blast Donald Trump’s Executive Orders

Council Member Dan Garodnick blasts the President for his policies on immigrants, refugees, and sanctuary cities and the GOP establishment for its silence.
Jan 31, 2017

Pol calls out Mayor de Blasio on $42M bus driver subsidy

Council Member Dan Garodnick speaks out against the Department of Small Business Services’ extension of funding to subsidize the wages of school bus drivers, advises SBS to adhere to the procurement process.
Jan 27, 2017


Council Member Dan Garodnick is interviewed on Metro Focus about the financial challenges of providing security for the President and the impact he will have on NYC when he visits.
Jan 27, 2017

One-Man Traffic Jam Will Hit City When Trump Visits

Council Member Dan Garodnick advises Trump’s visits to New York City will cause an even greater impact on vehicular traffic and local commerce than prior to inauguration day.


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