MHCC Coronavirus Update: Relieving Stress at Mt. Sinai Morningside

As we continue to adapt to our new reality, we want to honor the team at Mt. Sinai Morningside — formerly our historic St. Luke’s. Here’s a link to a video of some of them relieving stress during this challenging time. We thank all medical workers, first responders, and essential employees for staying on the job and serving the wider community. #flattenthecurve #morningsidepride @mhccnyc #1199seiubenefits … Continue reading MHCC Coronavirus Update: Relieving Stress at Mt. Sinai Morningside

MHCC Coronavirus Update: Resources

As new norms take hold, we’d like to offer our profound thanks to our community’s first responders, medical personnel, and those who keep our shops and other neighborhood locations open. We are proud of the courage and community spirit of these men and women. Here are some resources that may be helpful to Morningside Heights community members. We will offer additional resources and updates in … Continue reading MHCC Coronavirus Update: Resources

MHCC Coronavirus Update: Evictions Suspended

Eviction Moratorium: During the current National Emergency, the Chief Administrative Judge of New York State issued a memo on Sunday, March 15, effective 5pm on Monday March 16, which states:  “All eviction proceedings and pending eviction orders shall be suspended statewide until further notice.”   The Right to Counsel NYC Coalition provides further details here. Continue reading MHCC Coronavirus Update: Evictions Suspended

MHCC Coronavirus Update: Non-Essential Construction Halted

MHCC Calls for Halt on Non-Essential Construction in NYC — Gov. Cuomo enacts that rule within several hours. Resolution: March 26, 2020 The Morningside Heights Community Coalition calls for a halt to all non-essential construction in New York City for the duration of the Coronavirus crisis.  Most of the small businesses in Morningside Heights are closed and suffering through this crisis. The businesses that remain open … Continue reading MHCC Coronavirus Update: Non-Essential Construction Halted