Queens, NY – Today, State Senator Tony Avella hosted a press conference at his District Office to call attention to the shameful response by the Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) to constituent complaints regarding dangerous and overgrown New York City trees.

Albany, NY – State Senator Tony Avella had funding for a number of priorities to help communities within his district and throughout the state included in the New York State Senate’s one-house budget resolution which passed yesterday.

ALBANY – State Sen. Joseph Griffo, R-Rome, recently joined with his Republican colleagues in the New York State Senate to unveil details of their extensive response to the challenges facing communities in the fight against opioids and heroin. The conference is committed to providing a record level of state funding to combat opioid abuse and includes far-reaching health and safety initiatives to reduce the harmful effects of drug abuse on everyone from infants to adults