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Helen Rosenthal · [email protected]
October 23, 2020 at 8:19 PM

Are You Ready to Vote?

Are You Ready to Vote? View this email in your browser Dear Neighbors, It's time to vote! This week's e-blast focuses on the important questions that many of you have raised about voting in the 2020 Presidential Election. Pl…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
October 22, 2020 at 5:48 PM

My plan to confront the climate crisis:

We weren't prepared for Sandy. We'll be ready for the next storm. Dear John: One grim thing we have learned from the COVID-19 pandemic is just how deadly it can be when we fail to prepare for a crisis.  The anniversary of Superstorm Sandy is a powerful reminder that climate change presents…
Charles Allen · [email protected]
October 22, 2020 at 3:34 PM

Ward 6 Update: Voting, Schools Re-Opening Talks, & Halloween During COVID

NationBuilder Click here to view this email as a webpage if it is displaying poorly.If you no longer want to receive email updates, click here. Friend -- It's late October and we're still living in a pandemic. Winter and cold weather are looming as our small businesses are fi…
Councilmember Brad Lander · [email protected]
October 22, 2020 at 11:41 AM

COVID-19: Yellow and Orange and Red All Over

Updates and Resources from the office of Councilmember Brad Lander Dear John, With COVID-19 cases on the rise around the country, there are now more than 40 states on the list for mandatory quarantine if you travel back to New York. Health officials are strongly discouraging “non-essentia…
Councilmember Elissa Silverman · [email protected]
October 21, 2020 at 7:45 PM

In-Person (Socially Distanced) Office Hours Tomorrow at the Wilson Building!

Councilmember Elissa Silverman Dear Friend, Because of the pandemic, Councilmember offices inside the Wilson Building have been closed physically to the public. While we’ve successfully transitioned to remote work and we have been helping many residents online and over the phone,…
Team Lander · [email protected]
October 20, 2020 at 2:19 PM

Will you call Pennsylvania voters with us on Wednesday?

Calling all volunteers! Dear John: There are just 14 days left of this election season – it's all hands on deck to make sure we defeat Trump and win the Senate. On Wednesday evening, we’re teaming up with Make the Road Action for a Get Out the Vote Phone Bank to call voters in Pennsylvania…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
October 19, 2020 at 3:38 PM

At long last, plastic bags are banned in New York!

It's a huge win for our health, our oceans, and our planet. Dear John: Today’s the day! At long last, plastic bags are banned across New York. You’ll still be able to walk into a store in NYC, buy items, and take them home if you forget a reusable bag, but you’ll be charged five cents for …
Team Lander · [email protected]
October 16, 2020 at 4:29 PM

New Yorkers have a job this election

Our mission: Contact New Yorkers who are already voting for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris and make sure they do so on the WFP line. “When New Yorkers cast their ballots for president, they won’t just be picking a candidate. They’ll also be voting on whether state government will continue o…
Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie · [email protected]
October 15, 2020 at 6:42 PM

October 15th Ward 5 Report - DC BOE Town Hall

October 15th Ward 5 Report - DC BOE Town Hall View this email in your browser Neighbors, One of the most important elections in recent history is quickly approaching and its vitally important that we all vote.  The COVID-19 pub…
Councilmember Brad Lander · [email protected]
October 15, 2020 at 5:30 PM

COVID-19: Doing Our Part to Keep Everyone Healthy

Updates and resources from the office of Council Member Brad Lander Dear John, This is an anxious time for all of us, and one of the hardest parts is how much is outside of our control. Like many of you, I’m focused on concrete things I can do, like wearing a mask, phonebanking, pushing f…
Councilmember Elissa Silverman · [email protected]
October 14, 2020 at 8:54 PM

Let's Vote!

NationBuilder Dear Friend, Election Month is here, and we are 20 days from Election Day! Let’s vote! If you are registered to vote in DC, you should have received your ballot at the address listed with the Board of Elections. If you have not received your ballot, first ch…
Ben Kallos, City Council Member · [email protected]
October 14, 2020 at 8:45 PM

Supreme Court Orders Census to End FRIDAY 5:59AM + 🗳 Your Election Questions Answered Tonight

Supreme Court Orders Census to End FRIDAY 5:59AM + 🗳 Your Election Questions Answered Tonight View this email in your browser Dear Neighbor, I have some bad news. Manhattan has some of the lowest response rates in New York …
Brad Lander · [email protected]
October 14, 2020 at 6:08 PM

Organizing for 2020, preparing for 2021

We can elect a new generation of leaders who understand that the people of NYC are in charge. Dear John: We’ve recruited hundreds of volunteers and made tens of thousands of phone calls to defeat Trump and flip the Senate in 2020. But we still need massive change here in NYC, which is why…
Councilmember Trayon White, Sr. · [email protected]
October 13, 2020 at 9:43 PM

Thanksgiving Is Around The Corner!

Thanksgiving Is Around The Corner! Dear Ward 8 Residents, This has been an interesting year, to say the least. We have endured some unforeseen lows managing the public health pandemic however, we continue to battle the hurdles alo…
Council Member Paul Vallone · [email protected]
October 12, 2020 at 6:01 PM

District 19: The Week in Review

  For centuries, Italian Americans have helped shape the course of our nation’s history. Though we were unable to celebrate as we traditionally do, marching down 5th Avenue and with our City Hall Celebration, it's my honor to celebrate this Italian Her…
Ben Kallos, City Council Member · [email protected]
October 9, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Elections: Registration Deadline TODAY, 🗳Vote by Mail & Early Voting Instructions, Plus Information Session on 10/14

Elections: Registration Deadline TODAY, 🗳Vote by Mail & Early Voting Instructions, Plus Information Session on 10/14 View this email in your browser Dear Neighbor, Please join us next week on Wednesday, 10/14, for an inf…
Brad Lander · [email protected]
October 9, 2020 at 2:54 PM

Ady Barkan is phone banking with us next week!

We're making calls for Sara Gideon with Ady Barkan and Liuba Grechen Shirley >> Dear John: The latest polling shows a deadheat in the Maine Senate race, where Democrat Sara Gideon is running to oust Republican Susan Collins. This race could decide control of the U.S. Senate -- and th…
Mary Cheh · [email protected]
October 8, 2020 at 5:19 PM

Coronavirus Update: Schools, Ballot Boxes, & Eviction Protection

October 8, 2020 Coronavirus Update: Schools, Ballot Boxes, & Eviction Protection Dear Neighbors, This week the Mayor, Chancellor, and DC Health announced that elementary school students (prekindergarten - 5th grade) will transition to one of three learning models for…
Ben Kallos, City Council Member · [email protected]
October 8, 2020 at 1:30 PM

Elections: Registration Deadline TOMORROW, Vote by Mail NOW, Vote Early & Information Session on 10/14

Elections: Registration Deadline TOMORROW, Vote by Mail NOW, Vote Early & Information Session on 10/14 View this email in your browser Dear Neighbor, Please join us next week on Wednesday, 10/14, for an information sessi…
Councilmember Brad Lander · [email protected]
October 8, 2020 at 12:24 PM

COVID-19: Updates on School and Business Closures

New Searchable Map to Understand the New COVID Zones Dear John, I don’t need to tell you how absurd and unhelpful it is for the details about targeted school, child care, and business closures to be announced in such a haphazard and illogical way. But I do want to do my best to make sure …