Our work to raise awareness on the acute need for affordable housing and the rezoning of Morningside Heights continues. The effort received a major boost last December, when City Council Speaker Corey Johnson pledged his support for rezoning. However, we must continue to advocate strongly for this critical initiative and make sure it actually occurs. It will be a long process. We are fully committed … Continue reading MHCC Video on Affordable Housing and Rezoning: “Morningside Home”
January 17, 2020 After three years of discussions, the Morningside Heights Community Coalition (MHCC) has obtained a commitment from our neighborhood institution, Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS), to contribute to the Morningside Heights Community Fund (MHCF). The MHCF fund was established by MHCC to help locally based groups. JTS will contribute $250,000 to the MHCF fund over five years, and is designating another $1 Million in … Continue reading Jewish Theological Seminary to Contribute to the Morningside Heights Community Fund (MHCF)
We’ve made some great progress in 2019, including a commitment from the NYC Council Speaker to advance the rezoning of Morningside Heights. Let’s raise a glass to acknowledge our impacts, talk about the way ahead, and get to know each other better. Trivia quiz and raffle. Cash bar. We’ll provide the appetizers. Please join us! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/morningside-nights-tickets-80928333825 Continue reading Join us for a Holiday Happy Hour! December 11th, 6 – 9pm at e’s bar on Broadway & 112th.