Recent NewsRead All

Testimony of Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Before New York State Homes and Community for Rent Controlled Housing Accommodations Located in the City of New York

Good morning. I am Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal and I represent the Upper West Side and parts of the Clinton/Hell’s Kitchen neighborhoods in Manhattan. As the representative of a large number of rent-controlled tenants, a long-time affordable...

December 17, 2015
Read More

Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal’s New Law Turns the Heat Lamp on Pet Dealers to Provide Better Instruction

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) announced that her bill to require pet dealers to provide consumers with instructions on the care of small animals became law today. The law, which takes effect in 90 days, would...

December 14, 2015
Read More

Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal’s New Law Will Help Seniors and Disabled People to Freeze Their Rents

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) announced that her bill requiring landlords to notify tenants about programs to freeze their rents was signed into law by the Governor. “The SCRIE and DRIE programs are critical...

December 14, 2015
Read More

Testimony of Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Before the City Planning Commission on the Zoning for Quality and Affordability (ZQA) and Mandatory Inclusionary Housing (MIH) Text

I am Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal, and I represent the 67th Assembly district, which includes the Upper West Side and parts of Hell’s Kitchen in Manhattan. I would like to thank the City Planning Commission (CPC) for the opportunity to comment...

November 30, 2015
Read More

Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal’s New Law Puts Pups At The Table With Their Owners

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) announced that her bill, A.5956-C/S.4327-A, which would permit restaurants to allow pet dogs to accompany diners in outdoor...

October 27, 2015
Read More