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LANZA CALLS ON FEMA, NY SEMO, AND NYC OEM TO VISIT STATEN ISLAND AND DECLARE A DISASTER EMERGENCY

Senator Andrew Lanza today asked the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the New York State Emergency Management Office (SEMO), and the New York City Office of Emergency Management (OEM) to immediately visit Staten Island in order to see first-hand the extensive damage caused by the nor’easter storm which ripped through the borough this weekend.<

March 15, 2010
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LANZA JOINS RICHMOND COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY DAN DONOVAN TO UNVEIL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ACT OF 2010


GOP Launches Major Effort to Strengthen State’s Domestic Violence Laws

 


Senator Andrew Lanza along with his colleagues in the New York State Senate today joined Richmond County District Attorney Dan Donovan in Albany to unveil the Domestic Violence Act of 2010, a comprehensive effort to strengthen the State’s porous and ineffective domestic violence laws.

 

March 4, 2010
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MTA PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED SERVICE CHANGES TO BE HELD AT COLLEGE OF STATEN ISLAND -- TUESDAY, MARCH 3

The MTA has proposed service cuts, scheduled to go into effect in June, which would be devastating to the commuters on Staten Island.

March 1, 2010
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Please donate to help ship T-Shirts for Haiti

A donor is willing to give $2,500 towards the shipping costs if we are able to match the funds! Deadline is July 9, 2010. Please donate and help us get enough money to ship our T-Shirts for Haiti.Senator Lanza is partnering with Where to Turn to ask individuals, schools, businesses and organizations to hold T-Shirt Collection Drives. The goal is to collect 25,000 T-Shirts for Haiti victims.

February 8, 2010
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NYC Parks Seeking Lifeguards

This is one of the best jobs in New York City and a guaranteed way to be in top physical condition while helping to keep millions of New Yorkers safe.

Parks' beaches are open from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day, and the pools are open from late June through Labor Day. Lifeguards work 48 hours each week and first-year lifeguards will earn a minimum of $13.57 an hour, for a weekly salary of over $650.00.

February 5, 2010
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Lanza Calls for Stronger Laws to Protect Women from Abusers

Brutal Mutilation Murder of Queens Woman Spurs Call for Proposed Laws

 

February 5, 2010
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Public Hearing: MTA PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED SERVICE CHANGES

 Following hearings, one or more of the following proposed changes in level of service could be implemented:

 

 

 

 

March 2, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Vietnam Veteran’s Day Celebration

State Senator

Andrew J. Lanza

March 27, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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SENATOR LANZA CALLS FOR PASSAGE OF MAJOR NEW JOBS INITIATIVE

Statewide unemployment continues to rise; Despite federal stimulus, New York lost 270,000 private sector jobs last year

January 27, 2010
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Support Haiti Relief Efforts

As you may know, earlier this week a massive 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck Haiti and its capital, Port-au-Prince.  The death and devastation are unimaginable, and the people of Haiti will need the assistance of people all over the world, including Americans, to recover from this tragedy.

January 22, 2010
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LANZA PERSUADES FINANCE TO POST NYC PROPERTY EXEMPTIONS ON WEB

New initiative allows property owners to see their property exemptions

January 11, 2010
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Staten Island Job Fair and Networking Event

Employers - lease contact Katie Raskin 212-524-1790

Job Seekers - please register a www.oujobs.org

 

December 1, 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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Senator Lanza Offers Information To Businesses Affected By The MTA Payroll Tax

In an effort to help business owners comply with the MTA Payroll Tax, Senator Andrew Lanza has started alerting them about guidelines that were recently sent out by the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance (NYSDTF). While Senator Lanza voted against the measure in May, he believes that all businesses need to be informed about the tax that was enacted by the Democratically-controlled Assembly and Senate and signed into law by Governor David Paterson.

File: 
PAY1.pdf

File: 
PAY2.pdf

November 18, 2009
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