Category: Events

Brewer Announces Public Hearing on Manhattan Traffic Congestion

Today, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer announced a public hearing on Manhattan traffic congestion, its causes, and potential solutions. Brewer issued the following statement: “Uber and for-hire vehicles are only one piece of a larger congestion puzzle, and we need to have a broader conversation on congestion causes and solutions in Manhattan. That’s why I am convening a public hearing, as authorized by the City Charter, to fully explore… Read more

Celebrate Black History Month!

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer invites you to celebrate Black History Month with a networking reception honoring six African American leaders in Manhattan’s technology community: CLAYTON BANKS, Silicon Harlem
KATHRYN FINNEY, digitalundivided
BRUCE LINCOLN, Silicon Harlem
MARCUS MITCHELL, Google
VALORIE ROBERSON-WILLIAMS, Educator
JENNA WORTHAM, New York Times 6-8pm on Thursday, February 26 at MIST Harlem, 46 West 116th Street. Space is limited. RSVP below… Read more

You’re Invited! Manhattan State of the Borough is February 8, 2015

Stat of the Borough 2015 flyer   With her first State of the Borough event for the public, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer is foregoing the traditional address format to instead hold an interactive community conversation on residents’ most pressing concerns and the initiatives the MBPO is working on to address them. Borough President Brewer will welcome to the stage four Manhattan thought leaders to talk candidly about affordable housing, education, technology, development in the… Read more