Joint Legislative Budget Hearing - Local/General Government
February 15, 2023
9:30 a.m.
Hearing Room B, Legislative Office Building, Albany


Honorable Eric Adams
Mayor, City of New York

Honorable Mike Spano
Mayor, City of Yonkers

Honorable Malik Evans
Mayor, City of Rochester

Honorable Ben Walsh
Mayor, City of Syracuse

Honorable Kathy M. Sheehan
Mayor, City of Albany

Honorable Brad Lander
Comptroller, New York City Comptroller’s Office

Honorable Adrienne Adams
Speaker, New York City Council

Peter Baynes
Executive Director, New York State Conference of Mayors (NYCOM)

Steven J. Acquario
Executive Director, New York State Association of Counties

Dustin Czarny
Democratic Caucus Chair, Election Commissioner, New York State Elections Commissioner Association (NEYSECA)

NYSECA Follow up

Karen Wharton
Democracy Coalition Coordinator, Fair Elections for New York

Marina Pino
Counsel, Elections and Government Program, Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law

Hon. Daniel Sarota
Mayor of Brookville, Nassau County Village Officials Association (NCVOA)

Danny Pearlestein
Policy and Communications Director, Riders Alliance

Funmi Akinnawonu
Advocacy and Policy Manager, Immigrant ARC

Written Testimony
Center for Judicial Accountability

Citizens Union of the City of New York

City of Buffalo

Dennis Higgins

Duane Reif

Empire State Indivisible

Families for Safe Street

Glen Families Allied for Responsible Management of Land (GlenFARMLand)

Joan McKiernan

Johanna Fallert

Liz Brown SURJ ROC

Lynne Bruning

Make the Road New York

New York Coalition for Open Government

New York Land Bank Association

New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG)

New York State Association of Counties (NYSAC)

New York State Conference of Mayors and Municipal Officials (NYCOM)

Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF)

Protect Columbia

Public Campaign Finance Board – Supportive Emails

Public Citizen’s Democracy Campaign

Rachel Polens

Sasha Stewart

Stand Up America

Subcontractors Trade Association (STA)

Theo Allen