Manhattan-Wide County Committee Meeting will be held on Thursday, October 3rd at Riverbank State Park Thursday, October 3rd, 6pm Denny Farrell Riverbank State Park 679 Riverside Drive Public Transit Directions ● Members from across the borough will elect leadership for the Manhattan-Wide County Committee ● County Committee members will discuss and vote on the rules of the Manhattan Party, including whether the County Leader can hold a lobbying position. ● Remainder of agenda to be announced.
POSTPONED: Meet Your Electeds on October 3rd Due to a scheduling conflict with the Democratic County Committee Meeting just announced for October 3rd, this forum will be postponed to a future date to be announced. Stay tuned.
REDUCE-REUSE-REPAIR GRANT: ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 16, 2019 The Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board (MSWAB), Citizens Committee for NYC, and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer invite community groups and individuals to apply for a grant to design and implement innovative projects that will help achieve New York City’s waste prevention, reuse and repair goals. These projects should help the City of New York eventually reuse 100% of all waste that can be reused, repaired, refurbished, or salvaged for spare parts, and pioneer models that can be replicated throughout the City. Apply at: http://www.manhattanswab.org/reduce-reuse-repair-grant Safe Disposal Event, Sunday, Sept. 22, Union Square 10am – 4pm The NYC Department of Sanitation is holding a SAFE Disposal Event to provide NYC residents with a one-stop method to get rid of harmful household products. (Solvents, Automotive, Flammable, Electronics). Check for details: https://www1.nyc.gov/events/nyc-safe-disposal-event—manhattan/231106/1
Decarceration Forum Join us in discussing how to reduce the number of people incarcerated in our prisons. Saturday, September 14, 2019 3:00pm to 6:00pm (Doors at 2:30pm) Elisabeth Irwin High School, 40 Charlton Street Free with RSVP: https://forms.gle/aij3VUGBkn6HEUjg9 FB: Link https://www.facebook.com/events/2406488353010838