Queens, NY, September 12, 2011--I am grateful that FEMA inspected areas of my district, assessed the damages sustained by my constituents and determined that the residents of Queens County may be awarded individual financial assistance as homeowners, tenants and small businesses recover from Hurricane Irene.
Queens, NY, September 12, 2011-- As I attended the 9/11 memorials over the weekend throughout my district, I joined those who prayed, cried and reflected over the attacks on our city, our nation, our civilians that took place 10 years ago.
I prayed for all those lives lost, including the approximately 100 in my district, and the families they left behind.
SENATOR ADDABBO’S STATEMENT ON THE EFFECTS OF HURRICANE IRENE Queens, NY, August 29, 2011 – NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., today released the following statement on the effects of Hurricane Irene on his district: Before Irene hit our area, my staff and I drove around the district and we were pleased to see how prepared people were in bracing for the hurricane.
Queens, NY, August 17, 2011 – NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., City Council Member Elizabeth S. Crowley, NYS Assemblymen Andrew Hevesi and Michael Miller gathered concerned residents, long-suffering trackside homeowners, and community organizations from Middle Village and Glendale to a town hall-style meeting at PS 128 on the evening of August 16.
Queens, NY, August 16, 2011 – NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens), reports to his constituents that while the legislative session that ended in June was very successful, there is still work left to be done should the Senate get called back to Albany into session this fall.
Queens NY, August 7, 2011 – NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. will co-sponsor, along with local elder law attorneys Brady & Marshak, an outdoor summer concert of swing music on Thursday, August 25 from 7-9 PM, at PS 232, 84th Street between 149th and 151st Avenues, Howard Beach. Admission is free. The event is rain or shine; in case of bad weather, the event will move indoors to the school auditorium.
Queens, NY, August 5, 2011 – On Tuesday, August 2, NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., brought a self-defense class to Middle Village led by a local woman trained in martial arts, part of a series of demonstrations he is co-sponsoring with her at senior centers around his district this summer.
Queens, NY, August 1, 2011 – On Thursday, July 28, NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., co- sponsored a Senior Sunset Supper that included a Health Care Proxy seminar at Sugar Bun Bakery, 156-22 Crossbay Boulevard, Howard Beach, with elder law attorneys and partners at Brady & Marshak, Linda Marshak and Nancy Brady, R.N. The event kicked off the law firm’s “Health Care Proxy for All” campaign.
Queens, NY, July 25, 2011 – Before the summer passes all too quickly, NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens), a member of the Senate’s Veterans, Homeland Security & Military Affairs Committee, wants to invite all local veterans and their families to his 3nd Annual Veterans’ Barbeque, outside his Howard Beach office. Save the date: