Senator Flanagan and Island Harvest Join Together in Fight Against Hunger

Senator John J. Flanagan (2nd Senate District) and Island Harvest President and Chief Executive Randi   Shubin Dresner joined together to unveil the organization’s newest tool in their fight against hunger – a new 53’ refrigerated trailer.  The new trailer, which was fully funded through an $80,000 grant Senator Flanagan secured, will allow Island Harvest to transport perishable foods and to broaden its efforts to help those in need.

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Serrano Fumes Over Bus Depot Debacle

100th Street Depot in East Harlem is Buckling and Shedding Bricks State Senator José M. Serrano (D-Manhattan/Bronx) today responded to a New York Daily News report that a four-year-old diesel bus depot in East Harlem is already "buckling and shedding bricks" and will require $1.1 million in renovations. "Six of seven diesel bus depots in Manhattan are located north of 96th Street," said Senator Serrano. "It's not enough they burden us with bad fumes. The MTA cannot ensure safe construction in the facilities they plop down in our community." 

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Senator Parker Kicks Off Community Presentation On Emergency Planning

In An Emergency, Would You Know What To Do?

 

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Senator Golden Launches Express Bus Survey To Improve Service

SENATOR GOLDEN LAUNCHES EXPRESS BUS SURVEY IN AN EFFORT TO IMPROVE SERVICE ON LOCAL EXPRESS BUS ROUTES

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is announcing that he has authored an express bus survey and will begin distributing it next week at local bus stops and through his office to riders of the X 27/X37 and the X 28/X38 bus routes.

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Senator Golden To Honor Community Leaders At Italian Heritage Celebration

SENATOR GOLDEN TO PAY TRIBUTE TO OUTSTANDING COMMUNITY LEADERS AT CELEBRATION OF ITALIAN HERITAGE

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) will be hosting a special awards ceremony and reception in honor of five outstanding Italian Americans from his district at a celebration of Italian Heritage on Tuesday, October 14, 2008 at 6:30 p.m. at C and C Caterers located at 7611-18th Avenue.

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Senator Flanagan Moves To Speed Up Cleanup Of

NISSEQUOGUE RIVER STATE PARK

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Senator Golden To Co-sponsor Bully Prevention Seminar

Tiger Schulmann’s of Bensonhurst Announces

Free Bully Prevention Seminar

Co-sponsored by Senator Marty Golden

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Oppenheimer & Brodsky Applaud Cancer Mapping Bill Signing

Landmark Law is the Result of Oppenheimer’s Career of Bi-partisan Partnerships

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Senator Young Rallies Against Devastating Pharmacy Cuts

Senator Pledges to Fight Cuts that Cost Jobs, Limit Access to Health CareJAMESTOWN, NY – The Protect Pharmacy Patients coalition today hailed Senator Catharine Young for her successful effort to fend off budget cuts that would have devastated community pharmacies during the August special session of the State Legislature, as well as for her pledge to continue to fight any cuts that may be proposed in the upcoming special session next month.

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Senator Serrano Turns On New Traffic Light At Busy Intersection

The Senator stood on 101st Street and Third Avenue for the launch of a new traffic light at the busy intersection. It was the culmination of a year-long effort by community leaders, foremost among them students from the Children's Aid Society. "When I met with these students in May, I was so impressed by their understanding and determination. We brainstormed ways to collaborate on the traffic light issue, and work toward this goal for the community," said the Senator. "Today is a celebration not just of the traffic light, but of their organizing efforts." 

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