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A Roadmap to Eliminating Lead Poisoning in New York City

For Immediate Release: August 11, 2022          Contacts:  Chris Dobens, WE ACT, 718-679-8542, chris@weact.org   Brandon Kielbasa, Cooper Square Committee, 212-228-8210, bkielbasa@coopersquare.org   Nydia Gutierrez, Earthjustice, 202-302-7531, ngutierrez@earthjustice.org  Rita Yelda, NRDC, 732-979-0655, ryelda@nrdc.org  Advocacy Groups Unveil “A Roadmap to Eliminating Lead Poisoning in New York City” The 2022 Lead Agenda details multi-agency, legislative, budgetary, and replacement action necessary … Continue reading A Roadmap to Eliminating Lead Poisoning in New York City

East Village Community Organizations Release Crisis and Adaptation: Storefront Trends in the East Village, 2019 – 2021

Report explores storefront vacancies, retail mix, merchant stories, and changes in the commercial landscape since 2019 July 29, 2022 – Cooper Square Committee, Village Preservation, and East Village Community Coalition, three community-based organizations in Lower Manhattan, are excited to announce the release of their new report, Crisis and Adaptation: Storefront Trends in the East Village, … Continue reading East Village Community Organizations Release Crisis and Adaptation: Storefront Trends in the East Village, 2019 – 2021

Become a 2022 Riverboat Cruise Sponsor or Reserve Your Gala Ad

Join our growing community of supporters.Become a gala sponsor or reserve your gala ad today! Cooper Square's work in affordable housing and our initiatives to support residential and commercial tenants, HDFC shareholders, and seniors in New York City relies on contributions from businesses and organizations like you. Become a Riverboat Cruise sponsor or place your … Continue reading Become a 2022 Riverboat Cruise Sponsor or Reserve Your Gala Ad

Report: Unfinished Business at the Department of Buildings

The Stand for Tenant Safety Coalition (STS) (of which CSC is a member) is excited to release our latest report on the issue of construction-as-harassment, titled Unfinished Business at the Department of Buildings.  Through participatory action research over the course of two years (2019 & 2020), STS shares its findings and lays out recommendations to better protect tenants … Continue reading Report: Unfinished Business at the Department of Buildings

August 25, 2022: Riverboat Cruise Gala

CSC's annual Riverboat Cruise Gala is back! Thursday, August 25th, 20226:30-9:30 pmBoarding at 23rd Street and FDR DriveManhattan, New York Purchase Gala ticketsToday! Become A SPONSORor Reserve your Gala Ad On Thursday, August 25th, join us for a summer celebration on a riverboat cruise on the East River and Hudson River. The cruise will include a catered meal, … Continue reading August 25, 2022: Riverboat Cruise Gala

Dec 4th, 7PM: Virtual Gala & Exclusive Zoom Afterparty

Register and Attend at https://coopersquare.org/2020gala If you need help registering or attending, click here to see our guide. Stay for the exclusive Zoom afterparty! A link will appear for everyone who is in attendance at the end of the program. For best functionality, make sure you are using the latest version of Zoom on your … Continue reading Dec 4th, 7PM: Virtual Gala & Exclusive Zoom Afterparty

NYC Department of Small Business Services Continues the Avenue NYC Commercial Revitalization Grant Program in the East Village in Partnership with Cooper Square Committee and East Village Independent Merchant Association

The Cooper Square Committee (CSC) and the East Village Independent Merchants Association (EVIMA) are happy to announce that the NYC Department of Small Business Services is continuing the second year of a $100,000 Avenue NYC grant to promote and sustain businesses in the East Village commercial district. “This grant will enable us to have a … Continue reading NYC Department of Small Business Services Continues the Avenue NYC Commercial Revitalization Grant Program in the East Village in Partnership with Cooper Square Committee and East Village Independent Merchant Association