Category Archives: Community

04 Aug
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Liz Joins Other Local Electeds in Hosting Community Forum to Gather Public Input on East Side Waterfront Plans

State Senator Liz Krueger, Assemblymember Brian Kavanagh, and Councilmember Dan will be holding the first of  a series of public forums tonight to gather input on an outline plan that would allow the United Nations to construct a new building ...

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27 Jul
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Residents Dream of Green Future for Derelict Murray Hill Pier

By Mary Johnson MURRAY HILL — A decaying pier that stretches along the East River betwen 38th and 41st streets could soon be transformed to house a meandering bike path, community gardens, an urban farm, play areas and art. The ...

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26 Jul
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Liz’s District Wide Free Events List: August 2011

Please note: This schedule is subject to change – it is recommended that you call ahead to confirm these events. Monday 8/1/11 10:30 AM Health Advocates for Older Adults, Madison Ave Pres. Church, 921 Madison Ave, 212-980-1700 Exercise: Arthritis Class ...

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22 Jul
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Got Ideas for UN Land Swap and East River Esplanade? Electeds Want to Know

By Amy Zimmer MANHATTAN — East Side residents have long been complaining about how much less appealing their waterfront is compared to the pristine piers and bike paths on the West Side. Besides the sinkhole-laden stretch of waterfront along the East ...

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05 Jul
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Liz’s Testimony to Rent Guidelines Board

THE FOLLOWING IS TESTIMONY SUBMITTED BY SENATOR LIZ KRUEGER ON JUNE 20,2011 BEFORE THE NEW YORK CITY RENT GUIDELINES BOARD REGARDING PROPOSED RENT INCREASES My name is Liz Krueger and I represent the 26th Senate District, which includes the Upper ...

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30 Jun
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Goodman vs. Krueger: When Giants Did Battle

By Christopher Moore The phone rang. State Senator Roy Goodman wanted to talk on this day in the fall of 2000 about what he had recently done, in specific terms, for his district. I was surprised, given that an hour ...

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22 Jun
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Liz’s Tips on How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient This Summer

New York is already gearing up for a hot summer, leading New Yorkers to take refuge inside, where the temperatures are cooler.  But lower temperatures inside often lead to higher energy costs. To help you save both energy and money, ...

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17 Jun
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This Monday, Liz Co-Sponsors March & Rally For Fair Rent Hikes

This Monday, the 20th, Senator Liz Krueger will co-sponsor a march & rally for fair rent hikes, along with City Council members Dan Garodnick and Rosie Mendez, and several other local elected officials. On the 20th you can MARCH RALLY ...

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16 Jun
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Liz Stands With Senate Democratic Colleagues & Advocates to Address Need For Stronger Rent Regulation Laws

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16 Jun
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Statement From Liz Addressing Temporary Lapse of Rent Regulation Laws

“To every tenant in a rent regulated apartment and to every New Yorker concerned about the protection of affordable housing in our State, I say this: do not panic.  While the rent regulations laws have technically expired, this lapse will ...

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