Category: News

East Harlem Neighborhood Health Action Center

ICYMI- Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito attends the opening of #EastHarlem Action Center, a center she’s fought to reopen & is now open to everyone in the neighborhood!


We will always be a Sanctuary City. Find out what the impact of deportations would mean for our City. #SeekingSanctuary

Sanctuary Cities National Convening

New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Local Progress gathered lawmakers and activists from across the country to begin planning a national strategy against the Trump administration’s growing anti-immigrant agenda.

During the Conference, this group outlined an agenda that equips municipalities to pass new sanctuary policies and bolster existing ones in the face of increased immigration enforcement. READ MORE

#PBNYC Vote Week 2017

#PBNYC vote week has begun! This year, you can vote online with our digital ballots or you can always visit your local polling site!

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Voting closes on 4/2/2017!

Sanctuary Cities National Convening (Spanish)

Melissa Mark-Viverito, Presidenta del Consejo de la Ciudad de Nueva York, y Local Progress reunieron A legisladores y activistas de todo el país para comenzar a planear una estrategia nacional contra la creciente agenda antiinmigrante de la administración Trump.