Joining Queens Borough President Melinda Katz to hear budget requests fom around the borough, especially from Community Boards 1 & 2!
I will always fight for new investments in Queensbridge - from new roofs to programs for seniors.
Walking through Queensbridge with Mayor Bill De Blasio. We discussed the work we're doing to keep New Yorkers safe.
On February 2, Majority Leader Van Bramer joined 32BJ and the New York Taxi workers to rally against Uber, which broke the taxi worker's strike in support of Muslim immigrants and refugees at JFK airport.
On February 1, Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer joined his council colleagues to introduce legislation making it easier for the city to track down perpetrators of hit-and-run crimes.
On January 31, Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer joined the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce to honor the Sunnysider of the Year, Tony Lana, for his 40 years of service to the community.
On January 31, Majority Leader Van Bramer joined students, parents, and teachers from Hunters Point Community Middle School to install a People's Stop Sign at the dangerous intersection of 5th St and 51st Ave in Long Island City.
On January 29, Majority Leader Van Bramer called an emergency rally to protest white supremacists and neo-Nazis perpetrating hate speech in Astoria.
On January 26, Majority Leader Van Bramer joined Transportation Alternatives and Council colleagues to release the results of a poll showing that most New Yorkers favor common-sense reforms to improve street safety.
On January 26, Majority Leader Van Bramer hosted a town hall meeting with the new Commanding Officer of the 108th Precinct, Captain Ralph Forgione.