Staten Island legislators are asking the Mayor’s Office to increase the frequency at which offers are being extended to applicants to the NYC Build It Back program. A letter to Mayor Michael Bloomberg, signed by Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis, Senator Andrew Lanza, and Councilman-Elect Steven Matteo, called for urgency in shepherding registrants through the application [...]read more »
Legislators promote Small Business Saturday.
Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I-Brooklyn, Staten Island) and Sen. Diane Savino (D,I,WF-Brooklyn, Staten Island) are urging a boycott of big box stores disrespecting the Thanksgiving holiday, family values and their employees by opening on Thursday. The legislators suggest that consumers instead support retailers closed for the holiday and local small businesses as [...]
Legislators write SED on results of local forum.
As a follow-up to last week’s forum on the Common Core curriculum hosted by Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I-Brooklyn, Staten Island) and Assemblyman Joe Borelli (R,C,I-South Shore) at IS 24, the legislators wrote to State Education Department (SED) Commissioner John King regarding the concerns raised by parents, teachers and [...]
Regarding Gov. Cuomo’s announcement of Ocean Breeze buyout program, Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I-Brooklyn, Staten Island) issued the following statement:
“Today’s announcement is bittersweet. We are happy for those in the designated area who will now be able to move on with their lives, but are also sad to see them go. Hurricane Sandy proved these areas [...]