Recently, new rent regulation reforms were passed in Albany by the NY State Assembly. To learn more about the changes in the law and their impact on MCIs & IAIs, rent control, security deposits, preferential rent, vacancy decontrol and more, join Assembly Member Linda Rosenthal at her Housing Rights Town Hall with
HousingConservation Coordinators, and
The Legal Aid Society. The Town Hall will take place on Tuesday, July 30 at
B'nai Jeshurun, 270 West 89th Street (between Broadway and West End Avenue) from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. You can RSVP to Assembly Member Rosenthal's office at either (212) 873-6368 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NYC Office of Nightlife Launches Website
NYC Office of Nightlife recently released a brand new website with lots of great resources for all businesses. Check out helpful links to information and programs about workplace laws, waste removal, ADA compliance, noise, licenses & permits, and more. It's easy to find at nyc.gov/nightlife.
Get M/WBE Certified
The City of New York Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBE) Program expands opportunities for minority and women entrepreneurs to access government contracts and grow their businesses. When eligible businesses are certified with the City they become more visible to prospective buyers, including City agencies and private contractors seeking to purchase goods and services. Click here to learn more and apply.
Red Line Track Work
1 Train Subway service on the West Side of Manhattan will be affected for six weeks over the weekends as the MTA works to replace tracks and switches at the West 96th Street and Broadway station. The work will continue through the weekend of August 23. This occasionally includes 1 train service suspension. The work will also impact 2 and 3 Train service. Contact 311 for more information or visit the MTA's website. Additionally, B Train service will end early weeknights through August 1. Click here for subway service changes.
National Night Out: August 6
Join the New York Police Department at more than 70 locations citywide on National Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday, August 6. Meet leaders and personnel from your local precinct and interact with neighbors, community members, and local businesses with the common goal of partnership and safety. Plus, enjoy games and activities for youth, and get lots of information on ways to work with the NYPD and keep your neighborhood safe. For the 20th Precinct, National Night Out events will take place at Verdi Square, West 72nd St (between Amsterdam Ave & Broadway) from 6:00pm - 8:30pm. Join us there on August 6!