Tag: Manhattan DA

  • New York Times and The Loss of Brownstones Around Marcus Garvey Park

    New York Times and The Loss of Brownstones Around Marcus Garvey Park

    From The New York Times, August 25, 1991, Section 10, Page 5: THERE must be some golden proportion for urban squares. The size and landscaping of some seem to be in absolute harmony with their surroundings, while others divide rather than unify. Take Mount Moris Park, between 100th and 120th Streets, running from Madison Avenue to a line just…

  • Want Something Fixed?

    Want Something Fixed?

    REPORT AN INFRASTRUCTURE ISSUE IN OUR DISTRICT! This year Congressman Espaillat brought home nearly $8 billion from the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act to fund the Second Avenue Subway expansion, rebuild our city’s crumbling bridges, repave our decades-old roads, and so much more to make transit routes safer and more accessible for all New…

  • From Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg:

    From Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg:

    Day 1 Memo – FACT SHEET Over-incarceration has not made Manhattan safer. Years of data and research have proven that incarcerating those charged with nonviolent and minor offenses leads to recidivism, and makes us less safe. Proven strategies to address the root causes of this behavior, such as mental health and drug and alcohol addiction,…

  • Subway Station Density

    Subway Station Density

    Many New Yorkers rely on the subway as their primary mode of transportation. Neighborhoods with greater subway access tend to have more foot traffic, making surrounding real estate highly desirable for residents and business. Subway use encourages active transportation (walking, biking), which improves the health of residents.  About the Measure Subway Station Density – Number…

  • Manhattan DA Candidates’ Forum: Harlem’s Fair Share

    Click here to register for this important event that is central to criminal justice reform in New York, and the ongoing saga of the prosecution of Donald Trump.

  • HNBA Meeting Tonight @7 PM

    On Tuesday, January 12th at 7pm, Join HNBA in welcoming: Liz Crotty on who is running for Manhattan DA Ruth McDaniels who is running to replace Bill Perkins on the City Council Valerie Bradley from the Marcus Garvey Park Alliance We hope you’ll be able to attend with questions for the candidates. For the Zoom link, subscribe to…

  • HNBA January Meeting – Jan. 12, 7:00 PM

    On Tuesday, January 12th at 7pm, Join HNBA in welcoming: Liz Crotty on who is running for Manhattan DA Ruth McDaniels who is running to replace Bill Perkins on the City Council Valerie Bradley from the Marcus Garvey Park Alliance We hope you’ll be able to attend with questions for the candidates. For the Zoom link, subscribe to…

  • HNBA January Meeting – Tuesday, Jan. 12th

    On Tuesday, January 12th at 7pm, Join HNBA in welcoming: Liz Crotty on who is running for Manhattan DA Ruth McDaniels who is running to replace Bill Perkins on the City Council Valerie Bradley from the Marcus Garvey Park Alliance We hope you’ll be able to attend with questions for the candidates. For the Zoom link, subscribe to…

  • Join the Manhattan District Attorney Candidate Forum – Feb 4

    Greater Harlem Coalition is pleased to host the next forum where 8 candidates for the Manhattan District Attorney position will answer your questions. Come see why some are calling this race “The D.A. Election That Could Reshape New York City’s War On Drugs” What is the topic of discussion? The theme of the forum is…

  • Manhattan DA Candidates’ Forum

    There are 8 candidates vying to replace Cy Vance as Manhattan’s DA. The Greater Harlem Coalition – GreaterHarlem.nyc – is hosting a virtual forum for residents of Harlem and East Harlem. To attend the forum, go to this link: Attend the DA Candidates’ Forum To submit a question to the candidates, go to this link:…

  • Tali Farhadian Weinstein Speaks to HNBA

    At our November meeting, Tali Farhadian Weinstein spoke to HNBA about her background and the reasons she’s running for Manhattan DA in 2021. The Ghosts of Segregation A chilling photographic essay on America’s past and how it persists and lurks from the New York Times: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/11/30/travel/ghosts-of-segregation.html

  • Podcast

    Tali Farhadian Weinstein who joined our November HNBA meeting in her run for Manhattan DA, mentioned that she has a podcast – one episode of which, is focused on a conversation with Senator Cory Booker: https://www.taliforda.com/hearing-with-tali-farhadian-weinstein/ Block Party! With the darker, colder days, I thought we could all use a pick-me-up and revisit the 2019…