How you can help with Hurricane and Earthquake relief efforts

A message from NYC Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Councilmember Daneek Miller: Like many of you, we are deeply alarmed by the images and reports coming in this past week following Hurricane Maria’s destructive path across Puerto Rico and the deadly earthquake in Mexico. The devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria, which caused severe flooding in […]

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Local East Harlem sites for donations to Puerto Rico

The 116th Street Block Association will be participating in collecting: food perishables – can goods (easy to open); water; tools; batteries; flash lights/lanterns; hygienic items (soap, disposable wipes towels, etc.); hot plates; baby food; towels; bug repellant nets; disposable plates, cups; disposable utensils; first aid kits; any other things that can be readily useful (*we […]

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Second Avenue Subway | Phase 2 Community Information Center Opens!

September 18th marked the Grand Opening of the MTA’s Second Avenue Subway Phase 2 Community Information Center! The Second Avenue Subway Phase 2 Community Information Center is now open. The center serves as an educational resource where you can learn all about the Second Avenue Subway and a place where members of the community can […]

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