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Petitioning Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio and 2 others

Delay the rezoning of East New York, Brownsville and Cypress Hill area to allow sufficient time for community input.

We urge you to support these key principles for the redevelopment of Cypress Hills & East New York:

1. Creation of permanent affordable housing based on the average income brackets in the neighborhood.

2. Guarantee policies to prevent displacement and preserve affordability of small homes.

3. Assure that living wage jobs results from the rezoning.

4. Preservation of manufacturing businesses.

5. Commitments to new schools, early childhood centers, higher education facilities & a community center.

6. Improvement of transportation, infrastructure & safety in our community.

7. Creation of public green and open spaces.

8. Guarantee full participation and input from the community in the planning process.

 

For more info on the rezoning of East New York please view the link below. 

http://goo.gl/sXWUly

This petition was delivered to:
  • Mayor of New York City
    Bill de Blasio
  • Director of the New York City Department of City Planning
    Carl Weisbrod
  • Council Member
    Councilman Rafael Espinal


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