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Advocates Urge Governor Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio to Combine Congestion Pricing and a Tax on the Wealthy to Fund New York’s Transit System

For Immediate Release: October 25, 2017 Media Contact: Dan Morris. 917.952.8920. New Report Shows Combined Approach Can Raise More Than $2 Billion a Year for Transit, but Cuomo and de Blasio must  Work Together To Make it Happen New York, NY– Advocates urged Governor Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio to put aside their political differences and fix New York’s transit system by combining congestion pricing and a tax on the wealthy – a move that could raise $2 billion a year, according to a new report.…



ALIGN’s Board of Directors Announces the Leadership Transition of Executive Director Matt Ryan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, August 5, 2016 Contact: Lenina Nadal, Communications Director, ALIGN, 347-896-3459 ALIGN’s Board of Directors Announces the Leadership Transition of Executive Director Matt Ryan New York- On August 4th, the Alliance for a Greater New York’s (ALIGN) Board of Directors announced the upcoming leadership transition in November of Executive Director Matt Ryan.…

Historic Coalition Unites Labor, Environmentalists & Grassroots Organizations in Push for Climate Action

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, June 1, 2016 Contact: Danielle Filson, danielle.filson@berlinrosen.com, 646-335-0443 #NYRenews  Historic Coalition Unites Labor, Environmentalists & Grassroots Organizations in Push for Climate Action  Group Aims for New York to Be Climate Leader with Nation’s Strongest Renewable, Clean Energy Bill  NYS Climate & Community Protection Act Would Help Create New Green Economy, Provide Social Justice for Those Most Impacted by Climate Change Albany, NY – Demanding good jobs, healthier communities, and frontline justice with 100% clean, renewable energy, hundreds of New Yorkers converged on the State Capitol on Wednesday to call on Governor Cuomo and state lawmakers to support the NYS Climate & Community Protection Act (A.10342) – the nation’s strongest climate protection bill.…