There's more to miss from the American Folk Art Museum (AFAM) than the great exhibitions offered free of charge. Thankfully, some upcoming virtual programming at Folk Art offers us a connection to the museum and some of the its well-known activities--including good music and even virtual puzzles!
New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer, Congressmember Jerry Nadler, State Senator Brian A. Benjamin, and Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal are holding a Virtual Town Hall on Tuesday, May 26 at 7:00pm. At this meeting, you can learn about how these officials are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic as well as what resources are available. The meeting will be held via Zoom/Facebook Live. Click here to register for the meeting link.
NYC: Alternate Side Parking Has Resumed
After ongoing suspension due to COVID-19, New York City will resume alternate side parking rules for one week from Monday, May 18 to Sunday, May 24 according to the Mayor's Office.
The parking rules will again be suspended for the following two weeks from Monday, May 25 through Sunday, June 7 during which the NYC Department of Sanitation will reassess cleanliness. Click here for a COVID-19 Alternate Side Parking and Street Cleaning brief from 311.
Get Your Absentee Ballot
To prevent the community spread of COVID-19, all voters with a primary election on June 23, 2020 will be eligible to vote in the election by absentee ballot. If you are a registered voter, the Board of Elections will mail you an application to request your ballot, or you can request one online today at
Notify NYC: Free Face Coverings
New Yorkers can get a free face covering at NYC Parks.To find the closest distribution location, date, and time, visit