Growing Our Local Economy: Elizabeth Crowley Outlines Plans for Good Local Jobs

Today Council Member Elizabeth Crowley announced three new initiatives to designed to help our local small businesses and create good jobs in the community. Over the next week, she will meet with local business leaders to discuss job growth and how her proposals can help businesses in her next term. “Small businesses are the backbone Read More …

Elizabeth Crowley Announces New Initiatives to Fix our City’s 911 System

(Glendale)- Today Council Member Crowley announced new policy initiatives to fix our broken 911 system.   “After Mayor Bloomberg’s administration wasted $2 billion of our tax dollars on a faulty 911 system, I stood up and fought to expose those flaws,” said Council Member Crowley. “While we have made progress in fixing this system, there Read More …

GLENDALE/104 CIVILIAN OBSERVATION PATROL PRESENT COUNCIL MEMBER ELIZABETH CROWLEY WITH CUSTOM STREET SIGN

On Thursday, August 29, members of the Glendale/104 Civilian Observation Patrol presented Council Member Elizabeth Crowley with a custom street sign to thank the Council Member for the funding she allocated in the 2014 budget and her commitment to public safety. Pictured from left to right: Thomas Bruno, John Wilczynski, Camille Venezia, Council Member Elizabeth Read More …

Mayor Bloomberg Signs Legislation Co-Naming 60th Drive in Maspeth to George Gibbons Jr. Way

Last week Mayor Michael Bloomberg signed legislation, sponsored by Council Member Elizabeth Crowley, that co-names 60th Drive in Maspeth to George Gibbons Jr. Way. George Gibbons was a lifelong resident of Maspeth and small business owner who was killed by a hit and run driver on October 15, 2011. “George T. Gibbons’ life will be honored Read More …

Council Member Elizabeth Crowley Requests Details on City’s 911 Call Taking System

Council Member Elizabeth Crowley, Chair of the Fire and Criminal Justice Services Committee, wrote to Deputy Mayor Cas Holloway to follow up on several issues with the City’s new 911 system. On Friday, June 21, Deputy Mayor Holloway testified at a City Council hearing about the City’s 911 upgrade. Council Member Crowley raised a number Read More …

Statement by Council Member Crowley on Proposed Landmark of Forest Park Carousel

Today, Council Member Elizabeth Crowley attended the Landmarks Preservation Commission’s public hearing and urged the Commission to landmark the Forest Park Carousel. “Preserving our history strengthens and enriches the character of our communities,” said Council Member Crowley. “The significance of the Muller horses, which were carved more than 100 years ago, is without question, and Read More …

Council Member Elizabeth Crowley Funds Tap-It Smart Boards for Students

Council Member Elizabeth Crowley met with P009 Principal Robert Wojnarowski and technology consultant Sandy Krochek for a tour of the school’s facilities within P.S. 58 and a demonstration of the school’s new “Tap-Its” funded by the Council Member. P009 is part of District 75, which serves the educational needs of students with disabilities, and operates Read More …