Category Archives: Community

15 Jun
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Senate Dems Join Protesters, Call for Stronger Rent Laws

By Jon Campell While the Senate was in session, a group of New York City senators joined a few dozen protesters outside of the Senate chamber, calling on the majority party to extend and strengthen the state’s rent stabilization laws, ...

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14 Jun
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Liz to Host: Your Choice, Your Voice: A Discussion About Medical Options for Chronic Illness & End of Life

This educational forum is for all individuals, young and old, who will have to make medical treatment decisions for themselves or a loved one. Therefore, this forum is for EVERYONE!  Among the issues and concerns that will be addressed by ...

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13 Jun
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Liz Sits Down With NY1 to Discuss the Current Status of Rent Regulation

Senator Liz Krueger sat down with Erin Billups of NY1 to discuss the current battle over the renewal of Rent Regulation laws in New York City. The difference, Sen. Krueger says, between now and then, “We have Governor Andrew Cuomo ...

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06 Jun
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Message From Liz on The Proposed Marine Transfer Station at East 91st

I was deeply disappointed that the New York City Department of Sanitation has revised its Capital Budget request to include funding for the proposed Marine Transfer Station at East 91st Street. I submitted testimony last month to the City Council ...

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06 Jun
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Liz’s Community Bulletin: June 2011

As the end of session approaches, movement toward resolution on key issues facing our state remains excruciatingly slow. Last month I talked about two of those issues – rent law renewal and marriage equality – and I will devote this ...

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27 May
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Liz Joins Democratic Colleagues in Senate & Assembly, Speaker Quinn & Housing Advocates at Rent Regulation Forum

This past Tuesday, the 24th, Senator Liz Krueger joined Democratic colleagues in the Senate and Assembly, NYC Council Speaker Chris Quinn and housing advocates for an interactive forum highlighting the critical need to extend and strengthen rent regulation laws before ...

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12 May
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Liz’s Testimony to the New York City Council on the Proposed East Side Marine Transfer Station

“My name is Liz Krueger, and I represent the 26th State Senate district, which includes Manhattan’s Midtown and East Side.  I would like to thank the New York City Council Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management for the opportunity ...

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12 May
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‘Smell’ of Victory Eludes Waste Transfer Station Opponents

By Megan Finnegan After savoring what seemed like a victory a few weeks ago, some Upper East Siders are now smelling defeat after the mayor restored funding to construct a waste transfer station at East 91st Street. Last month, the ...

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05 May
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Kind Words From New York League of Conservation Voters

The following is a Letter to the Editor published in Our Town Newspaper. To The Editor It seems like Albany has been talking about clean energy and its potential to create jobs for a very long time. Fortunately, Senator Liz ...

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03 May
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Liz’s Free Events List: May 2011

Click here for Senator Krueger’s May 2011 Free Events List

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