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Assemblymember Frontus Delivers $1M in Capital Funds to Support Projects Across Southern Brooklyn

Assemblymember Mathylde Frontus today announced that she allocated $1 million in capital funding for projects across Coney Island, Bay Ridge and Dyker Heights. The funding includes $500,000 allocated to NYC Parks to improve the barbecue and sitting areas...

Assemblymember Frontus Brings Attention to Deplorable Conditions in NYCHA’s Gravesend Houses in Coney Island

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Assemblymember Mathylde Frontus led reporters on a tour of an apartment in NYCHA’s Gravesend Houses that has been allowed to fall into unsanitary, deplorable conditions over the past dozen years due to lack of ongoing maintenance and repairs, creating...

Assemblymember Frontus Passes Bill to Expand EMS Crisis Training

Legislation sponsored by Assemblymember Mathylde Frontus (D-Brooklyn) to ensure firefighters and emergency medical services (EMS) personnel receive up-to-date training in crisis intervention and mental health first aid today passed the Assembly (A.7686).“Since...

Assemblymember Frontus & Coney Island Houses Residents Blast NYCHA Over Heat & Hot Water Outages

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Assemblymember Mathylde Frontus stood with dozens of residents of NYCHA’s Coney Island Houses yesterday who have been enduring ongoing heat and hot water outages for weeks to demand that the Housing Authority respond to these complaints, immediately...

On Veterans Day, Governor Hochul Signs AM Frontus’ Bill to Qualify Military Spouses for Unemployment Benefits

Governor Kathy Hochul signed into law Assemblymember Mathylde Frontus’ bill supporting military spouse unemployment benefits during a bill signing ceremony on Veterans Day.This law ensures that individuals who resign from their jobs to accompany...

Assemblymember Frontus’ Law to Protect Juveniles in Family Court Proceedings is Now in Effect

Brooklyn, NY – Every interrogation of a juvenile in Family Court is now mandated to include a video recording under a law sponsored by Assemblymember Mathylde Frontus that took effect this week. The legislation (S.6533/A.7979) was sponsored in the...

Gov. Hochul Signs AM Frontus’ Transit Noise Reduction Bill to Address Excessive Noise from Elevated Trains

Brooklyn, NY – Governor Kathy Hochul today signed into law Assemblymember Mathylde Frontus’ New York City Transit Noise Reduction bill. The law is in response to unnecessary and excessive noise from elevated trains that is impacting the health...

Assemblymember Frontus & Dozens of Residents Demand Answers after Coney Island Creek Oil Spill

Brooklyn, NY – Assemblymember Mathylde Frontus was joined by dozens of Coney Island residents, community leaders and environmental activists yesterday at Kaiser Park to demand answers from city, state and federal agencies regarding the cause of...

Frontus, Advocates & Parents Rally for Remote Learning Option

(Brooklyn, NY) – Assemblymember Mathylde Frontus was joined yesterday by health experts, education advocates, parents and other public school stakeholders to call on the NYC Department of Education to provide a remote learning option in response...

Assemblymember Frontus to Unveil 6-Point Economic Mobility Plan for Southern Brooklyn

With thousands of Southern Brooklyn residents trapped in cycles of intergenerational poverty and hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, Assemblymember Mathylde Frontus (D-Brooklyn) is launching a 6-point economic mobility plan focused on home ownership,...
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