Issues: Miscellaneous

Forum/Town Hall: Senator Rivera Holds Town Hall Meeting

Senator Gustavo Rivera (D, WF-Bronx) will hold a Townhall Tour of the 33RD Senate District over the next month, visiting with community leaders from throughout the district.

 

WHO:   State Senator Gustavo Rivera

WHAT:  Town hall meeting

WHERE:  Kingsbridge Heights Community Center - 3101 Kingsbridge Terrace, Bronx, NY

WHEN:   Sunday, May 15 from 2:00PM-3:30PM

May 15, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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Forum/Town Hall: Senator Rivera Hosts Town hall Meeting

Senator Gustavo Rivera (D, WF-Bronx) will hold a Townhall Tour of the 33RD Senate District over the next month, visiting with community leaders from throughout the district. The first in this series of town hall meetings will be held on Wednesday, May 11 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm at the Bronx Works Morris Senior Center.

WHO: State Senator Gustavo Rivera, Assemblyman Nelson Castro and City Councilman Fernando Cabrera

WHAT: Community Town Hall

WHEN: Wednesday, May 11 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

WHERE: Bronx Works Morris Senior Center – 80 E 181 St. Bronx, NY

May 11, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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33rd Senate District Office Open House

Senator Gustavo Rivera (D, WF-Bronx) will be joined by community members to celebrate the official opening of the 33rd Senate District Office on Wednesday, May 4, 2011. This office was selected due to its location in a central and accessible area of Senate District 33, on Grand Concourse in the Fordham Road area.

 

WHO: Senator Gustavo Rivera and community members

WHAT: Official District Office Opening Celebration and Open House

WHEN: Next Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 6:00PM

WHERE: 2432 Grand Concourse, Bronx NY – Suite 506

 

May 4, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Senator Martins Legislative Report From Albany

In his latest Legislative Report, Senator Jack M. Martins speaks about what's going on around the Seventh Senate District. 

May 7, 2011
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Senator Klein Announces $12,847 Grant For Pelham Public Library

Funds to be Used for Energy Efficient Lighting

May 7, 2011
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IDC reports available

Senator David J. Valesky (D-Oneida) has made all of the reports generated to date by the Independent Democratic Conference conveniently available on the web.

 

 

May 6, 2011
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Senator Malcolm A. Smith And Clergy From Around NY Kick-off My Community And US Consultation

(Hollis, NY)- Senator Malcolm A. Smith (D-Hollis) has teamed up with clergy from around NYC and Long Island to host the first My Community And Us Consultation.

May 6, 2011
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Listen to Senator Nozzolio on Finger Lakes Morning News with Ted Baker

Today, Senator Nozzolio called in to Finger Lakes Morning News with Ted Baker on WGVA 1240 to discuss issues affecting our region, including the Sampson Veterans Cemetery, the property tax cap and Brittany's Law.

Listen to the full interview here at the Finger Lakes News Radio website.

May 6, 2011
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Legislative Priorities Concerning the NYS Retired Teacher’s Association

Senator Mike Nozzolio recently spoke with Carol Lord to discuss legislative priorities concerning the New York State Retired Teacher’s Association Incorporated.

Pictured left to right are: Senator Nozzolio; Carol Lord, former Special Education Teacher for the Waterloo School District.

May 6, 2011
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Community Connection for Week Ending May 8th

Here is Senator Robach's Community Connection for the week ending Sunday, May 8th. In this week's issue, recent Senate passage of legislation regarding text messaging while driving, Little Leaguers in Brighton get the season started, and some of the events taking place around the district this week. All the best for a great week, and a Happy Mother's Day to all the moms out there!

May 6, 2011
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SENATE PASSES FUSCHILLO BILL TO AID IN COLLECTION OF CHILD SUPPORT

             Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) announced that the New York State Senate recently passed legislation he sponsors to help ensure that parents make their child support payments. 

May 6, 2011
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KLEIN FIGHTS TO PUT AN END TO UNNECESSARY LATE FEES FOR BRONX SENIOR

BRONX, NY – State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester) announced this week that he fought to help remove unnecessary Medicare Part D prescription plan late fees for Country Club resident Carmela Del Secolo.

May 6, 2011
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FreshkillsPark: New Springville Greenway Informational Open House

 

The New York City Department of Parks & Recreation is in the process of designing a 3.3-mile off-road bicycle and pedestrian path running north-south along the eastern edge of the future Freshkills Park site.

The path will begin at the intersection of Arlene Street and Signs Road and continue down the length of Richmond Avenue to its intersection with Arthur Kill Road, providing connection to existing and future on- and off-street bike facilities along the way.

 

May 14, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Honoring Local Businesses Owners Contributing to Local Economy

Victor - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently continued his long-standing commitment for business expansion and job growth as he spoke during the 7th Annual Victor Business Awards. The Victor Business Awards, modeled after the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Business Awards, recognize and honor the committed local business owners that devote their work to bettering the local economy.

Pictured left to right are: Senator Mike Nozzolio; Assemblyman Sean Hanna; Jack Marren, Victor Superintendent; Skip Lehman, Mach 2 Management and Businessperson of the Year; Kathy Rayburn, Executive Director of the Victor Local Development Corporation; John Holden, Mayor and President of the Victor Local Development Corporation.

May 6, 2011
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Senator McDonald's Earth Day Poster Contest

I would like to thank the  students in Rensselaer and Saratoga Counties for participating in our Earth Day Poster Competition. In keeping with the theme of our Earth Day Celebration of “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.”We will celebrate and honor Earth Day this year  by displaying your work on my website. Also, each participant will receive a certificate acknowledging their participation in the competition. Thank you and don’t forget to “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!”

Please click the participating school to view contest submissions:

Gowana Middle School

May 6, 2011
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LANZA'S BRUSH FIRE PREVENTION BILL PASSES SENATE

Bill Will Empower Property Owners to Protect Themselves & Neighbors

               The New York State Senate today passed legislation that will help protect the residents of Staten Island from phragmites-fueled brush fires.

May 6, 2011
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Senator Maziarz welcomes Indian spiritual leader to Albany

Senator George Maziarz met recently with Param Poojya Brahmarshi Shri Kumar Swami Ji at the New York State Capitol. 

At one time he was regarded as one of the best healers of the world.  He has been the personal doctor of the presidents, prime ministers, and ambassadors in India.  

 

May 6, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO WELCOMES MEMBERS OF LUPUS ALLIANCE OF AMERICA TO ALBANY

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) recently welcomed members of the Lupus Alliance of America, Long Island/Queens Affiliate to the State Capitol.  

May 6, 2011
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