NYC Council Photos of the Day

July 22nd, 2013

Woodside Houses

51st Street and Broadway, Queens

Council Member Van Bramer, Congressman Crowley and Tenant Leaders Demand NYCHA Take Action to Address Issues at the Woodside Houses. 

After the press conference, Council Member Van Bramer visited NYCHA resident Tina Ferguson’s apartment and saw firsthand the deplorable conditions that many NYCHA tenants suffer.

Photo Credit: William Alatriste

February 25th, 2013

Blue Room, City Hall

Mayor Bloomberg Signs Four Bills, Including Legislation Requiring Creation of Report on Above Ground Power Lines; Creating the New York City Renewable Energy Portal. 

Credit to William Alatriste

February 20th, 2013

PS 452, West 77th Street

Council Member Gale Brewer Visits a 2nd Grade Classroom at PS 452 During “Respect For All” week. 

Photo Credit: William Alatriste

February 20th, 2013

City Hall

Council Members Oddo and Ignizio Join Speaker Quinn to Announce New Legislation to Protect Homeowners Seeking to Elevate Homes Following Hurricane Sandy.

Photo Credit: William Alatriste

February 15th, 2013

New York Law School, 185 West Broadway

Speaker Quinn attends the Center for New York City Law Breakfast.

Photo Credit: William Alatriste

February 14th, 2013

Teacher’s College, Columbia University, 120th Street

Speaker Quinn attends Joins Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer and Newark Mayor Cory Booker for a conference on food policy.

Photo Credit: William Alatriste 

February 13th, 2013

Hearing Room, 250 Broadway

The Council Holds Second Part of a Hearing on NYCHA’s Response to Hurricane Sandy. Clockwise from top: NYCHA Chairman John Rhea (with back to camera) during the hearing; Submitted testimony; Council Member Margaret Chin discusses NYCHA’s response to Hurricane Sandy in her district; Council Member Domenic Recchia listens to testimony from Chairman Rhea; NYCHA Chairman Rhea responds to question from Council Member Chin.

Photo Credit: William Alatriste

February 12th, 2013

John Wayne Elementary School, Brooklyn

Speaker Quinn and Council Members Joined UFT President Michael Mulgrew and Principals from across the City to congratulate all of the schools being named “Respect For All Schools” by showing they have embraced diversity and respect during the last year.

Photos: William Alatriste

February 8th, 2013

Hearing Room, 250 Broadway

THe City Council Education and Finance Committees Hold a Joint Hearing on the Cost of Student Transportation. Clockwise from top: Chancellor Walcott listens to a question from Council Member Cabrera; Council Member Jimmy Oddo listens to Walcott’s testimony; Chancellor Walcott responding to question from Finance Chair Domenic Recchia; Education Chair Robert Jackson.

Photo Credit: William Alatriste

February 7th, 2013

103rd Street and 2nd Avenue

Council Member Melissa Mark-Viverito Attends a Groundbreaking Ceremony for the East Harlem Center for Living and Learning. Clockwise from top: New York Yankees First Baseman Mark Teixeira, a Board Member of Harlem RBI, at the podium; Congressman Charles Rangel thanks Teixeira for his commitment to and support of the Harlem community; Teixeira Acknowledges Congressman Rangel; the groundbreaking ceremony; and audience members listening to Council Member Viverito speak about the importance of community building.

Photo Credit: William Alatriste