The program run by the organization Volunteers of America-Greater New York has been called a positive first step, though the 80 units represent a sliver of New York City’s vacant supportive housing stock.
En la actualidad hay 38 miembros latinos en la Cámara de Representantes de Estados Unidos: 28 demócratas y 10 republicanos. Antes de las contiendas, organizaciones como la Asociación Nacional de Funcionarios Latinos Elegidos y Nombrados (NALEO por sus siglas en inglés) proyectaban un aumento histórico de la representación latina.
“We aren’t helping delivery workers by forcing them to charge unsafe, unregulated equipment in their apartments. We need more regulation to protect these hard-working riders and their neighbors, not less.”
New York City Comptroller Brad Lander called the short-lived tent complex a “debacle” for humanitarian and financial reasons.
The site has capacity for 1,000 people, but has seen relatively few visitors while continuing to encounter intense criticism from immigrants rights advocates and members of the City Council. Residents will be moved to a Manhattan hotel next week.
“We’re long past the point where we can squabble over one solution versus another. We have so many tools at our disposal—far too many of them sitting around gathering dust. It’s time we treat the housing problem like the crisis it is.”
The city’s Human Resources Administration (HRA) failed to promptly process four of every 10 applications for the benefits during fiscal year 2022, when the rate of timely processing plummeted from about 92 percent in fiscal year 2021 to just over 60 percent.
Nearly 1.7 million residents across the five boroughs turned up to vote for the next governor in Tuesday’s general election—up significantly from the June primary, but still lower than the number of ballots cast in the last gubernatorial race in 2018.
En dos centros de votación de Brooklyn y en dos en East Harlem no se presentaron algunos de los intérpretes programados para la jornada de votación y uno de los puntos de votación en Sunset Park no tuvo internet por unos minutos.