Our Community’s Statement Against Hate Crimes and Intolerance
As leaders of the Morris Park, Pelham Parkway and Bronx communities, we are joining together to speak in one voice as we denounce the recent rash of anti-Semitic graffiti that has desecrated three of our local synagogues this past week. Anti-Semitism and other forms of intolerance have no place in this neighborhood.
New York State, more than 1,000 kidneys, livers and hearts are transplanted thanks to hundreds of donors, “many thousands of new Yorkers remain on waiting lists, because the need for organ donations greatly outnumbers availability.” To help inform his constituents about donating their organs or tissues, Senator Klein and his staff have developed an informational brochure on the procedures involved in th
9 am -12 pm. Senator Klein’s main office is located at 931B Morris Park Avenue in the Bronx. “I am committed to delivering quality services to the people of Westchester.” said Senator Klein. “I am extraordinarily pleased to have an office in Mount Vernon. Navigating our State Government’s bureaucracy can be difficult, but my office is here to lend a help
Bronx, NY – Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx, Westchester) today released a scathing report and survey on asthma prescription drug prices in New York City. Prices for asthma medications vary wildly among New York City pharmacies surveyed.
New York, NY- Democratic State Senator Jeff Klein congratulated Serhei Pohoreltsev, the Consul-General of Ukraine, on the recent election of Victor A. Yushchenko as President of the Ukraine today at the Ukrainian Consulate in Manhattan. Klein presented a Resolution recently passed by the New York State Senate to Ukrainian Consul-General Serhei Pohoreltsev in recognition of President Yushchenko’s recent election.
After considering several contractors, Klein hired Survillo’s Cleaning Services, Inc. owned and run by Morris Park resident Danny Survillo. Survillo has removed graffiti in the community for years and customers have been consistently satisfied with his fine work. “Danny brings a state-of-the-art truck with equipment capable of painting over graffiti and removing it from brick and cement,” said Klein.State Senator Klein has long been known for his efforts to combat graffiti.
Bronx today, a local bathroom remodeling company, for ripping off Bronx homeowners. Klein revealed that the company is deliberately misleading consumers about when work on their bathrooms will begin to get cash up front from customers. One of those customers was Anthony Mazzacane, who alerted Klein’s office to the scam. Mazzacane signed a contract with Re-Bath on December 22, immediately paying them $1100. Work to remodel his bathroom was supposed to begin as early as one week later.
Bronx, NY – State Senator Jeff Klein, New York City Councilmember Oliver Koppell and Shandi Finnessey, Miss USA® 2004, honored veterans at the Bronx V.A. Hospital today, presenting them with products donated by local merchants and valentines made by neighborhood schoolchildren. The gift-giving was the culminating moment of Klein’s 7th Annual Valentines for Veterans program, which also featured remarks by elected officials and the presentation of an award to local veteran Joseph Garofalo.
Bronx, NY –The servers and websites of New York State agencies and authorities have been successfully hacked at least seventy-one times since 1999, according to a report by Senator Jeff Klein. The State Division of Military and Naval Affairs (DMNA), the State Education Department, the State Power Authority, several SUNY and CUNY campuses, and the State Department of Motor Vehicles were among many agencies whose security was compromised.