Council Members, constituents, friends and partners in government gathered at Speaker Corey Johnson’s inauguration!
The New York City Council was out in full force today at #WomensMarchNYC to stand up for women, New Yorkers and all people.
New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Council Members take to the streets in force for the #WomensMarchNYC. Listen to these fierce women CMs talk about the importance of this historic event.
Speaker Corey Johnson attends the plaque dedication ceremony for Detective Steven McDonald on the anniversary of his death.
CYMI- Listen to Speaker Corey Johnson’s interview with WNYC Radio Brian Lehrer.
Corey Johnson’s first speech as New York City Council Speaker
Fiscal Year 2019 Discretionary Funding Expense Application Filing Period:
Please be advised that all not for profit community based organizations that wish to apply for discretionary funding for FY 2019 must submit a Council Application. The FY 2019 application is LIVE.
Apply for discretionary funding from Tuesday, January 2, 2018 until Tuesday, February 20, 2018. READ MORE
12 years of service.
4 years as Speaker of the New York City Council.
Over 700 bills passed in this legislative session.
90% drop in criminal court summonses issued.
644,000 outstanding warrants dismissed.
1300+ Unaccompanied minors screened for immigration & social services.
Thank you, Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito for your progressive leadership at the Council, for making City Hall the People’s House and for fighting for all but especially our most vulnerable New Yorkers. READ MORE