Category: Events

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

Friday, Jan. 23: Attend the Information, Training, and Recruitment Event for Teens Interested in Serving on Community Boards

Local Community Board Advertisement for teens Brewer, longtime proponent of youth on Community Boards, targets teen recruitment now that 16- and 17-year olds can serve NEW YORK – Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer announced today that Friday, Jan. 23 her office will hold an information session and recruitment event for teens interested in applying for a seat on one of Manhattan’s Community Boards. “Our young people have even more of a stake in our city… Read more

Manhattan Public School Town Hall with Chancellor Fariña November 12

flyer for Manhattan Public School Town Hall Meeting I’m proud to host Chancellor Carmen Fariña tonight for a Public School Town Hall to discuss new education initiatives, including the just-announced School Renewal Program, technology in schools, parent engagement, capacity framework, and school quality snapshots. We’ll also have a brief presentation on getting involved with Community Education Councils, and an audience Q&A. If you can’t make it tonight, you can still follow the conversation on Twitter. My team will… Read more