Press Releases

Assemblywoman Solages: Climate Change and Global Warming Are Real and Advancing

As we pass the one-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy and pass the two-year anniversary of Hurricanes Irene and Lee, we are reminded of the destruction that was left in the wake of these storms. Storms of this magnitude, which used to be considered...

Assemblywoman Michaelle Solages Celebrates Grand Opening of District Office

Valley Stream, NY – Assemblywoman Michaelle Solages (D-Elmont) held a celebratory opening of her district office at 1690 Central Court in Valley Stream on Sunday, October 27, 2013. The well-attended event featured a ribbon cutting ceremony with local...

Solages: New York must be business friendly

Assemblywoman Solages: Giving Homeowners Greater Protection from Lenders

Homeownership is a part of the American dream. People work hard every day to reach this mark of success, and there may be no better feeling than receiving the keys to your new home. But to have all of that torn away from you by a faceless, uncaring financial...

Assemblywoman Solages Hosts Small Business Hurricane Preparedness Workshop

The aftermath of Superstorm Sandy left many unanswered questions and concerns; especially for Small Business Owners whose businesses were impacted by the devastating effects of the storm. The Hurricane Preparedness Workshop featured presentations from...

Assemblywoman Solages Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Long Island Justice

Assemblywoman Solages celebrated the 10th anniversary of Long Island Justice with Jobs by presenting a proclamation to the organization for all its hard work and contributions to the rights of the Long Island workforce. Long Island Justice with Jobs...

Assemblywoman Solages: Homeowners Receiving STAR Tax Break Must Apply to Maintain Exemption

As the STAR program continues to provide vital tax relief to homeowners across the state, new provisions have been made to make the program even more effective – however, Basic STAR recipients must remember to take action so they don’t miss...

Assemblywoman Solages: Stronger Traffic Laws Will Help Keep Twenty Second Assembly District Families Safe

I’m always looking for ways to improve traffic safety to minimize car crashes that can lead to serious injury and even death. This year, I helped pass vital legislation that will crack down on dangerous driving practices to help prevent tragedies....

Assemblywoman Solages Honors Local Mailman

Assemblywoman Solages would like to acknowledge local postman Reynaldo Quintanilla, and his fellow colleagues from Branch 2189 in Valley Stream, for their exemplary contributions to the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Mr. Quintanilla and his colleagues...

Assemblywoman Solages Participates in SHALI 4th Annual Youth Forum

Assemblywoman Solages participated in the Solidarite Haitiano Americaine de Long Island’s (SHALI) 4th Annual Youth Forum. The purpose of the event was to inspire Haitian-American youth with positive and prominent Haitian-American role models. Assemblywoman...

Assemblywoman Solages Acknowledges Young Author

Assemblywoman Solages presented a citation to local teen Taj Toogood, honoring him for a major accomplishment: being a published author at the age of nineteen. Taj began writing his book, “His and Hers,” a romance novel narrated from two perspectives,...

Communities Surrounding Belmont Park Appeal To Empire State Development to Oppose Soccer Stadium Proposal

Elmont, New York – New York State Assemblywoman Michaelle Solages (D-Elmont), local legislators, and community leaders unite against the development of a soccer stadium at Belmont Park. Assemblywoman Solages, a member of the Assembly's Standing Committee...

Assemblymember Solages is Fighting to Protect Students’ Right to Privacy

Assemblymember Michaelle Solages (D-Elmont) announced the Assembly passed legislation that allows parents of students – and students age 18 or older – to opt out of the state Education Department’s disclosure of personal identifiable information...

Assemblywoman Michaelle Solages Urges Constituents to Take Advantage of Free Online Tax Services Provided by IRS & Free File Alliance

Assemblywoman Michaelle Solages today encouraged constituents to take advantage of free tax preparation and e-filing services available through the IRS Free File program. Since its inception in 2003, Free File has offered 70 percent of taxpayers free...