NYC Mayor’s Community Affairs Unit Newsletter

NYC Mayor’s Community Affairs Unit Newsletter

Dear fellow New Yorker, The Mayor last week launched efforts to tackle the city’s persistent and severe housing shortage by enabling the creation of “a little more housing in every neighborhood” through the “City of Yes for Housing Opportunity” proposal to help created an additional 100,000 new homes.  Yom Kippur, the most holy day of the …

0/6 @ 10 AM | Committees on Education, Criminal Justice & General Welfare – Hearing Notice

New York City Council Committee on Education, the Committee on Criminal Justice, and the Committee on General Welfare Hi there, Please be advised that the New York City Council Committee on Education, the Committee on Criminal Justice,and the Committee on General Welfare will hold a joint hearing on Friday, October 6, 2023 at 10:00 AM in Council Chambers City Hall, New York, New York 10007 and via Zoom web …

FYI – Health Guidance School Year 2023–24

Health Guidance This guidance provides best practice considerations for schools for the 2023-2024 school year to help prevent the transmission of illnesses among students and staff. Schools should report all illnesses among students to their school nurse. If there is not a school nurse on-site, please report to the nursing supervisor. You can find your school …

Update on Yellow Bus Service

Dear Families, We hope this message finds you well. We are writing with a positive update regarding the potential bus strike that we know has been a cause of concern for families, students, and staff in recent weeks. We are pleased to share that Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Local 1181 and a set of our …

FYI! 2023 DP Art Contest!

We are thrilled to announce that the exquisite artworks created by the talented winners of the 2023 DP Art Contest are now gracing various locations across New York City! As we welcome a new school year, we invite you to embark on an inspiring journey through these beautiful installations. Where to Find the Art: To discover …

FYI – SY23-24 Citywide HS Subcommittee Mailing List & Meeting Schedule

Good afternoon Citywide HS Subcommittee and community members from our SY22-23 mailing list, We are looking forward to our first meeting of the year next Wednesday Sept 27, 4:00-5:30pm on zoom.  You should have already received the invite with zoom link for that meeting.  If you haven’t received it, please let me know, and I will re-send it. …