Tag Archives: Poltics/Government

Loaner Library
Biblioteca en préstamo

Call it the interim iteration. In an email sent to Inwood patrons Friday March 8, Inwood Library Manager Danita Nichols said a temporary site has been designated for the uptown branch.
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“A full blown crisis”
“Una crisis en estado avanzado”

Las cosas no estarán bien. El alcalde Bill de Blasio emitió advertencias de que millones de neoyorquinos podrían perder el acceso...
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Hurricane Maria death toll officially upped to nearly 3,000
El número de muertos por el huracán María aumentó oficialmente a casi 3,000

El gobernador de Puerto Rico elevó la cifra oficial de muertos por el huracán María de 64 a 2,975, luego de un estudio independiente realizado por...

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UC Recap – August 13 – August 18

Even though the Inwood rezoning was approved by the City Council, a significant contingent of people, including many local elected officials, are concerned...
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“Our Work Is Never Done”
“Seguimos en la lucha”

In the 1980's, I led the negotiations to stop CUNY tuition increases that would hurt low-income students and hinder our success.  Above all things...
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UC Recap – August 6 – August 11

As many of you are already aware, the City Council voted 43-1 (with one abstention) to approve the Inwood Rezoning plan. The fight, however...

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Rezoning Approved
Aprobado

When the City Council voted to approve the Inwood rezoning plan on Wednesday, it capped a tumultuous week marked by protests from community...
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Inwood rezoning plan approved by City Council
Plan de rezonificación de Inwood aprobado por el Concejo Municipal

El Concejo de la ciudad votó la aprobación del plan de rezonificación de Inwood el miércoles, mientras manifestantes en las cámaras del Concejo...
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Far from forgotten
Enterrados, pero no olvidados

No serán borrados. Líderes de la comunidad están buscando preservar un sitio del norte del condado que alguna vez sirvió como cementerio...
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“Respected Councilmember”
“Respetado concejal”

As opponents have organized rallies and protests to voice their resistance to the rezoning plan, others have also sought to reach out directly...
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UC Recap – July 30 – August 4

Our Congressman Adriano Espaillat as well as other elected officials and concerned community members held a vigil at the Billing’s Lawn...

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Activists occupy Councilmember’s office in defiance of rezoning
Activistas toman oficina de concejal desafiando la rezonificación

Community activists took over the Washington Heights office of City Councilmember Ydanis Rodríguez on Thursday...
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