VID Celebrated Earth Day

VID Celebrated Earth Day on April 20th at the Bleecker St. Playground with particular focus on the issue of hydro-fracking. District Leader Jonathan Geballe was front and center talking with local families and residents who share concern for New York State and New York City regarding this ever-pending development.    See the pictures. Late last year Jonathan, on a pro bono basis, joined several attorneys in a lawsuit opposing the Spectra Pipeline. VID as a club, and Nat Johnson and Anne Heaney, as individuals, are petitioners in a lawsuit   regarding the Spectra pipeline that will cross the Hudson into the West Village.  An […]

General Meeting, Candidate Form and Club Endorsements

The April General Membership, Candidate Forum & Endorsement Meeting  held on Thursday, April 11th at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 83 Christopher Street,  at 7:00 PM and will include a candidate forum for City Council Districts 1,2, and 3 as well as for the NYC offices of Comptroller and District Attorney. The agenda is: 1.  District Leaders Reports– Keen Berger, Jonathan Geballe 2.  Endorsements.  (VID members are qualified to vote at this endorsement meeting if they became a member of VID on or before Friday, January 11, 2013). City Council 3rd District City Council 1st District City Council 2nd District NYC Comptroller District Attorney – New York County ​3.  Report […]

March 2013 General Meeting and Immigration Reform Forum – UPDATE

Our March 2013 General Meeting will also include a Forum on Comprehensive Immigration Reform.  It will be held on March 14th at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 83 Christopher Street,  at 7:00 PM. The agenda will include: 1.  District Leaders Reports– Keen Berger, Jonathan Geballe 2.  Forum– Comprehensive Immigration Reform: The Devilish Details Facilitator-Keen Berger with Panelists To Be Announced 3.  Endorsements (In order to vote at this endorsement meeting you must have joined the VID by December 14, 2012). Female District Leader Male District Leader Delegates and Alternates To The NYS Judicial Convention See the attached  VID Candidate Forum and Endorsement Schedule  for the offices of […]