Press Releases

State Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg Secures $595,000 in Grants for First Responders in District

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State Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg recently secured nearly $600,000 in capital and operating grants for first responder organizations in Assembly District 95. The recipients of funding are:  The Village of Croton Fire Department for a new tower ladder...

Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg Statement Regarding Congestion Pricing

Albany, NY – State Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg has released the following statement today regarding congestion pricing: "I represent an area of the Hudson Valley that is fairly well-served by public transportation into New York City. I have always...

Peekskill and Ossining Win $10 Million Each in First Round of Mid-Hudson Momentum Fund Awards

Ossining, NY – Two local municipalities, the City of Peekskill and the Village of Ossining, are among the first round of winners in the new Mid-Hudson Momentum Fund program.  Governor Kathy Hochul introduced the program last year as part of her efforts...

Local Seniors are Invited to Contribute to the “Old Traditions, New Beginnings” Project

Ossining, NY – The office of State Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg has been collaborating with two local seniors, Cora Silvestri and Judith Shangold, on a new project called “Old Traditions, New Beginnings.” This not-for-profit project aims to encourage...

Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg Statement re: Securing $20 Million for Route 9A Modernization

Ossining, NY – Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg released the following statement in response to confirmation that up to $20 million from the FY2025 budget will be allocated to engineering activities related to the modernization of the section of Route 9A...

Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg Launches New Survey Regarding State Road Usage and Conditions

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Ossining, NY – State Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg announced today that her office has launched a new survey about state road usage and conditions around the 95th Assembly District. The survey can be found on her Assembly homepage or by visiting https://nyassembly.gov/mem/Dana-Levenberg/story/110022....

State Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg Responds to Governor Hochul’s Education Budget Proposal

Ossining, NY – State Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg has released the following statement regarding the specifics of Governor Kathy Hochul’s education budget proposal for fiscal year 2025:  “The specifics of Governor Hochul’s proposal for next year’s...

Remarks from the Briarcliff-Ossining Ministerial Association Interfaith Service in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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“As we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. tonight and this week, it is important we remember that in the face of widespread condemnation and reactionary vitriol, Dr. King pursued policies that, while not popular during his lifetime, were rooted in...

State and County Legislators, Municipal Leaders and Advocates Urge Passage of Legislation to Streamline Solar Canopy Construction

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Watch the press conference here OSSINING, NY: Led by Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg, a group of state and county legislators, municipal leaders, and advocates gathered earlier today near the solar canopy at Brookside Elementary School for a press conference...

Local Assemblymembers Host Housing Summit

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White Plains, NY – As lawmakers continue to search for solutions to New York State’s housing crisis, two state legislators - Assemblymembers Chris Burdick and Dana Levenberg - are engaging with local leaders as they draft bills for the 2024 legislative...

Harckham, Levenberg Release Letter to Coast Guard Opposing Unlimited Anchoring on Hudson River

PEEKSKILL, NY – New York State Senator Pete Harckham and Assemblymember Dana Levenberg released a letter that they have sent to the U.S. Coast Guard today, stating their “total opposition” to allowing, as dictated in Marine Safety Information Bulletin...

Local Assemblymembers Join Over 600 State Legislators in Amicus Brief to Preserve Medication Abortion Access

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OSSINING, NY – On Thursday, October 12th, 603 legislators across 49 states submitted an amicus brief calling on the Supreme Court to review FDA v. Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine, a case that will have nationwide implications for abortion access....

Statement to Yorktown News re: Israel

“There are no words to describe the devastation and anguish wrought by Hamas’s attack on Israel. I strongly condemn their actions. Nothing justifies violence against civilians, and all people deserve to live without fear of unprovoked violence. Many...

Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg’s Office is Holding a Domestic Violence Awareness Month Drive

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Ossining, NY – October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg is collecting items for a drive supporting women and children fleeing abusive situations. The drive began at the end of last month and will continue through...

Governor Hochul Signs Bill Enabling Expansion of Croton-on-Hudson’s Residential Parking System

Croton-On-Hudson, NY – Senator Pete Harckham and Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg announced today that Governor Kathy Hochul has signed into law their bill enabling the expansion of Croton-on-Hudson’s residential parking permit system. The new law, S.5932/A.6570,...

Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg Awards $250,000 in Grants to Local Organizations

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Ossining, NY – On Tuesday, Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg announced a list of grantees receiving funding through her office for projects around the 95th Assembly District. Each member of the Assembly received $250,000 in the 2023-24 state budget to help...

Peekskill Receives $750,000 in State Funding for Sewer Main Improvements

Peekskill, NY – New York State Senator Pete Harckham and Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg announced today that the City of Peekskill is receiving a $750,000 state grant for a critical sewer infrastructure project. The funding is part of a historic $185...

Statement: Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg Responds to the Signing of the “Save the Hudson” Bill into Law

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OSSINING, NY: State Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg has released the following statement regarding news that Governor Kathy Hochul has signed the “Save the Hudson” bill into law: (https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/governor-hochul-signs-bill-protect-hudson-river-indian-point-decommissioning-wastewater)...

Westchester Assembly Members Urge Governor to Sign "Save the Hudson" Bill

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Ossining, NY – Seven of Westchester’s eight Assembly members sent a joint letter to Governor Hochul on Tuesday, urging her to sign Assembly Bill 7208 as soon as possible. A.7208 (Levenberg), known colloquially as the “Save the Hudson” bill, would...

Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg Finishes a Very Productive First Session

Ossining, NY – First-year Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg has had a very productive first session. Eight of her prime-sponsored bills passed both houses of the State Legislature, more than any other first year member of the Assembly.1 These bills ranged...