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Assemblyman Lentol Meets with Community Leaders, NYPDís Top Brass, and Other Elected Officials to Discuss the Recent Spate of Hate Crimes Against the Hasidic Jewish Community in South Williamsburg

Assemblyman Joseph R. Lentol (D-North Brooklyn) met last week with Rabbi David Niederman, Director of the United Jewish Organizations of Williamsburg and North Brooklyn; Williamsburg Shomrim; New York City Police Departmentís (NYPD) 90th Precinct...

July 21, 2015
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Assemblyman Lentol Announces Legislature's Passing of Bill Protecting Paramedics and EMTs

Assemblyman Joseph R. Lentol (D-North Brooklyn) is pleased to announce that a bill he sponsored, which protects emergency medical service paramedics and emergency medical service technicians (EMTs) from assault passed the Assembly and Senate and is...

June 26, 2015
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Assemblyman Lentol: Assembly Expands Music Production Tax Credit, Senate Must Follow

Assemblyman Joseph R. Lentol (D-North Brooklyn) announced today the Assemblyís passage of legislation expanding the Empire State Music Production Credit under the New York Stateís Empire State Development Excelsior Jobs Program. The amendment to the...

June 22, 2015
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Assemblyman Lentol Announces the Passage of Eminent Domain Legislation to Save Swinging 60s Senior Center and Small World Day Care Center

Assemblyman Joseph R. Lentol (D-North Brooklyn) announced today that the Assembly has passed legislation authorizing the Empire State Development Corporation to acquire by eminent domain the property where Swinging 60s Senior Center and Small World...

June 4, 2015
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Mayor De Blasio! Give Us Our Park As We Were Promised

In large national parks fires keep the ecosystem alive. In the case of Bushwick Inlet Park, fire might be what brings the park to life. In late-January a fire at the CitiStorage facility on North Brooklynís waterfront leveled a commercial warehouse...

April 30, 2015
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