PRELIMINARY BUDGET FOCUS: Under the Governor’s budget plan, state aid to NYC schools would grow next year. But the outlook for school aid is complicated by an influx of federal pandemic school aid and the Governor’s proposed restructuring and reductions of school support from Albany.
This has been a difficult school year, perhaps most difficult for students living in neighborhoods hardest hit by Covid. At the request of WNYC we have looked at attendance figures for schools, with a focus on schools in these hard-hit neighborhoods.
On behalf of the NYC Campaign Finance Board (CFB), I hereby declare my commitment as the Agency Head to support and enforce the rights and protections afforded by the NY City EEO Policy, the NYC and NY State Human Rights Law, and all other relevant laws, for all employees, applicants for employees.
Through partnerships with community groups, schools, and various city agencies FDNY's fire safety education team coordinated/participated in in-person and virtual events during CY 2020 that provided awareness of general residential safety, placing an emphasis on targeting youth.