VID General Meeting Minutes – November 14, 2013

Summary of VID’s General Meeting Minutes of November 2013. You can view the full meeting minutes of November 2013 here:  VID Membership Meeting of November 14, 2013  To view all available VID Minutes type that word in the Search Box in the VID banner at the top of  any page. President Tony Hoffman opened the meeting with the announcement of the passing away of Nan Robinson.  He also spoke about the meeting held the evening before by the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation re:  the air rights bill signed by Governor Cuomo last night, of which VID was one of […]

Congratulations Brad…

Congratulations to Brad Hoylman for a resounding victory in last night’s Democratic Primary for the 27th Senate District. The nearly complete reported results show that Brad took around 70% of the votes, a very impressive number which shows the wide range of support Brad has earned from his years of dedicated service.   Of course VID had a part to play in this victory and we celebrate the organizational efforts of our campaign chairs, Tony Hoffmann and Peter Crosta, the ground game energy of Marti Speranza, Katharine Wolpe, Georgina Christ, Anne Kjellberg, Mary Petretti, Frieda Bradlow, Nadine Hoffmann, Alexander Meadows, Rachel […]

June 2012 Petitioning

VID will launch the second Democratic Primary petitioning season on Saturday, June 9th at 9:30 am at our Clubhouse, 26 Perry St.,

The Redistricting Dance

Redistricting proposal for NYS has just been released, and has come under great criticism and a possible veto by Cuomo.  There has been some coverage on The Cityroom blog at the NY Times and at DNA Info You can see the proposed new lines and compare them to the old ones at the legislative redistrict website. The just-released proposed district lines for the 66th AD can be seen here.  For proposed 27th Senate District go here. And here’s the schedule for Public Hearings. In Manhattan the hearing is on Thursday, February 2nd at 10:30 am, 250 Broadway Assembly Hearing Room, 19th […]