Spanish-language political forum


April 3, 2008 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

On Saturday, April 26th, the West Side Neighborhood Alliance held a political forum, conducted in Spanish, for West Siders to speak directly with their elected officials about affordable housing and other neighborhood issues.

Borough President Scott Stringer, Assembly Member Richard Gottfried, Assembly Member Linda Rosenthal and Council Member Gale Brewer came, spoke about their work on our priority neighborhood issues, and answered questions from attendees about housing law, air pollution and efforts to fight traffic.

Please click here to see photos from the forum.

And click here to read the article in El Diario, and click here to read the article in Chelsea Now.

En español:

El sábado, 26 de abril, WSNA presentó un “foro político,” en español, para que miembros de la comunidad hispanohablante hablaran directamente con sus representantes elegidos sobre asuntos de vivienda económica y otros asuntos de la comunidad.

Presidente del condado Scott Stringer, Asambleísta Dick Gottfried, Asambleísta Linda Rosenthal y Concejal Gale Brewer vinieron con sus traductores para hablar y contestar preguntas sobre las leyes de vivienda y sus intentos a reducir la contaminación del aire.

Haga clic aquí para mirar fotos del foro.

Y haga clic aquí para leer el artículo sobre el foro en el periódico El Diario.


One thought on “Spanish-language political forum

  1. Maria Lang says:

    I wish I knew about “Protecting section 8 housing” rally.

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