SENATOR GOLDEN TOURS SCHOOL EXPANSION PROJECT AT PUBLIC SCHOOL 229
Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) last week visited the construction site at Public School 229, and met with Principal James Harrigan, to discuss the status of the expansion currently underway to expand the capacity of the school which will make P.S. 229 a K-8 school. The construction at P.S. 229 will help to reduce overcrowding in local District 20 schools.
SENATOR GOLDEN WANTS TO GET TO THE BOTTOM LINE ON JAVITS
Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) attended a hearing of the Senate Corporations, Authorities, and Commissions Committee to discuss the Governor’s plan to sell land slated for the Javits Convention Center Expansion.
SENATOR GOLDEN SALUTES LOCAL WOMEN AS PART OF WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH
Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) hosted a community celebration of Women’s History Month honoring local women at an awards ceremony and reception held last night at the Bay Ridge Manor.
Senator Golden presented New York Senate Resolutions to the following:
Donna J. Caroleo, Local Merchant, Owner, "The Hutch"
STATEMENT BY SENATOR MARTY GOLDEN ON ATTACKS ON YOUNG STUDENTS IN ISRAEL
"Yesterday's slaughter of innocent young students in Israel another chilling reminder that schools across the United States and abroad have been and will continue to be targets of violence," said Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), Chairman of the Senate Majority Task Force on Critical Choices.
SENATOR GOLDEN: HUNTING FOR EASTER EGGS IN LOCAL PARKS PROMISES TO BE FUN-FILLED EVENTS FOR ALL
Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) is today announcing that with the support of local community associations and sponsors, he will be hosting three fun-filled Easter Egg Hunts in local parks throughout the community.
Easter Egg Hunt- Saturday, March 15, 2008, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Senator Marty Golden with Principal Louise Blake and the P.S. 222 third grade winners of the "I*MA*GREEN*NATION" Contest, a statewide competition that encourages student awareness of environmental issues.
Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden and New York State Senate Majority today announced it will oppose a budget scheme advanced by Governor Spitzer that would eliminate the sales tax cap on gasoline and result in higher prices at the pump for every New York driver.
Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today joined leaders of the 13th Avenue Merchants, the Fort Hamilton Board of Trade and the Bay Ridge Bensonhurst Beautification and Preservation Alliance to announce the recent installation of 24 new green garbage receptacles along both 13th Avenue and Fort Hamilton Parkway.
SENATOR GOLDEN TO SALUTE LOCAL WOMEN AS PART OF WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH
Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is announcing that as part of the community’s celebration of Women’s History Month, the month of March, he will be honoring local women at two awards ceremonies and receptions.
Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today blasted Governor Spitzer’s decision to freeze subway fares at $2, while potentially allowing other fares to rise. Recently, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced an expected year end surplus of $220 million which would be used to allow subway fares to remain at current levels.
SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST SENIOR CITIZEN TOWN HALL MEETING
State Senator Martin Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), the Chairman of the State Senate Aging Committee, today announced that he has planned a Senior Citizen Town Hall Meeting that will focus on issues affecting the senior citizens in our area The town hall is scheduled for Friday, March 14th at 1:00 p.m. at the Bay Ridge Center located at 6935-4th Avenue.
Used Flawed Data In Decision to Close Victory Memorial Hospital
Council Member Vincent Gentile, Senator Marty Golden and Congressman Vito Fossella have obtained information that directly contradicts internal State Department of Health (D.O.H.) data used to make the decision to close Victory Memorial Hospital's Emergency Room.
Brooklyn- Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) together with the Chinese American Partnership Inc., is announcing that he will host his 7th Annual Lunar New Year celebration on Sunday 3/2/07, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at New Utrecht High School, located at 1601-80th Street in Brooklyn.
State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District) today is announcing that his office is making available signs for local homeowners to prevent unsolicited advertising materials on their properties, following the State Senate’s passage of legislation creating such a New York State Law.
Senators Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), Chairman of the Senate Aging Committee, and Serf Maltese (R, Queens), called on the State Assembly to pass their bill (S.3684) also known as "Granny’s Law," which would impose stiff penalties for attacks on older New Yorkers.
Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is announcing that he will be offering an area student a great opportunity to learn about and experience the environment of the great State of New York, by inviting nominations to the 2008 New York Department of Environmental Conservation summer camp.
Following the State Department of Health’s (DOH) decision last week to maintain emergency and primary care at a Westchester hospital slated for closure under the Berger Commission, Congressman Vito Fossella, State Senator Marty Golden and Councilman Vincent Gentile today urged State officials to apply the same standard to Victory Memorial Hospital to continue providing emergency services at the site.