Jackson Heights, Queens – May 8, 2014: The BASE Coalition applauds Mayor Bill de Blasio and his administration on an ambitious and innovative housing plan for New York City that is committed to preserving and creating affordable housing for all New Yorkers. The proposed plan not only creates a rich environment for growth but […]
Yesterday, the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF) sued the NYC Board of Elections (“the Board”) for failing to comply with the language assistance provisions (Section 203) of the federal Voting Rights Act. On October 13, 2011, the Census Bureau announced that Queens County, New York was covered under Section 203 for Asian […]
Chhaya’s 2nd Annual Chatpati Mela last summer brought out hundreds of community members, read about last year’s celebrations.