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AS NYC CONTENDS WITH RISE IN DELTA VARIANT, BP ADAMS TO JOIN BROOKLYN HOSPITAL CENTER TO ANNOUNCE GENEROUS DONATION OF LIFE-SAVING OXYGEN MACHINES

September 19, 2021
SENATOR ANDREW GOUNARDES AND BOROUGH PRESIDENT ERIC ADAMS HAIL NEW POLLING SHOWING STRONG BIPARTISAN SUPPORT FOR A DATA TAX

September 13, 2021
AFTER HORRIFIC CRASH KILLS THREE-MONTH-OLD IN CLINTON HILL, BP ADAMS, TRANSPORTATION ALTERNATIVES, FAMILIES FOR SAFE STREETS, CALL FOR STREET SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS

September 13, 2021
IN WAKE OF DEVASTATING FLOODING FROM HURRICANE IDA, BP ADAMS JOINS BROOKLYN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND FEMA TO HELP BUSINESSES APPLY FOR RELIEF

September 13, 2021
BP ADAMS MARKS 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF 9/11 WITH FIRST RESPONDERS AND VICTIMS’ FAMILIES AT BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL

September 11, 2021
WITH STUDENTS PREPARING TO RETURN FOR IN-PERSON SCHOOLING, BP ADAMS HOLDS BACKPACK DISTRIBUTION FOR LOCAL BROOKLYNITES

September 8, 2021
BP ADAMS VISITS RIKERS, CALLS FOR IMMEDIATE INVESTMENTS AND NEW POLICIES TO ADDRESS CRISIS

September 3, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON IMPACT OF CATASTROPHIC FLOODING FROM HURRICANE IDA

September 2, 2021
COUNCIL MEMBER KEITH POWERS, BROOKLYN BOROUGH PRESIDENT ERIC ADAMS, AND COUNCIL MEMBER MARK LEVINE PROPOSE ZONING CHANGE TO LEGALIZE DANCING ACROSS NEW YORK CITY

August 27, 2021
BP ADAMS FORMALLY RELEASES RECOMMENDATIONS TO ENSURE CRITICALLY-NEEDED FUNDING FOR TWO NYCHA DEVELOPMENTS AS PART OF GOWANUS REZONING

August 27, 2021
AFTER DRIVER STRIKES AND KILLS SIX-YEAR-OLD GIRL IN DYKER HEIGHTS, BP ADAMS HOLDS VIGIL WITH FAMILY, LOCAL CLERGY, ELECTED LEADERS, AND ADVOCATES

August 27, 2021
IN WAKE OF HACK TARGETING CITY LAW DEPARTMENT, BP ADAMS JOINS CUNY LEADERS TO CALL FOR GREATER INVESTMENTS TO PROMOTE GROWTH OF CYBERSECURITY FIELD IN NYC

August 25, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON SWEARING-IN OF KATHY HOCHUL AS NEW YORK GOVERNOR

August 24, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON RESOLUTION OF PREDATORY HOUSING SCAM CASE THAT RESTORED HOMEOWNERSHIP TO LONGTIME BEDFORD-STUYVESANT HOMEOWNER

August 19, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON BROOKLYN’S POPULATION INCREASE IN 2020 CENSUS

August 12, 2021
AS NYC CONTINUES TO FIGHT DELTA VARIANT, BP ADAMS ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH NYC TEST & TRACE CORPS TO BRING MOBILE VACCINE VAN TO BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL

August 9, 2021
QBP RICHARDS, BROOKLYN BP ADAMS JOIN HEALTH LEADERS, LOCAL OFFICIALS TO ANNOUNCE NEW AWARENESS CAMPAIGN IN LOW-VACCINATED AREAS, ENCOURAGE RESIDENTS IN FAR ROCKAWAY TO GET VACCINATED

August 5, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF AFL-CIO PRESIDENT RICHARD TRUMKA

August 5, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MAYOR DE BLASIO’S ANNOUNCEMENT THAT 300 NYPD OFFICERS HAVE BEEN REDEPLOYED TO CRIME HOT SPOTS

July 28, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MEETING WITH NEW YORK CITY’S CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION

July 28, 2021
BOROUGH PRESIDENT ADAMS WELCOMES BROOKLYNITES BACK TO ANNUAL SUMMER WEDNESDAYS SERIES ON BOROUGH HALL PLAZA

July 23, 2021
GILLIBRAND, JOINED BY BROOKLYN BP ERIC ADAMS, ANNOUNCES FEDERAL GUN TRAFFICKING LEGISLATION

July 19, 2021
BP ADAMS JOINS FAMILY OF IDA B. WELLS TO UNVEIL NEW PORTRAIT IN BOROUGH HALL HONORING CIVIL RIGHTS ICON

July 16, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PROPOSED CITYWIDE HOTEL SPECIAL PERMIT

July 13, 2021
BP ADAMS’ STATEMENT ON WHITE HOUSE MEETING WITH PRESIDENT BIDEN

July 12, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON FY22 ADOPTED CITY BUDGET

June 30, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON TIMES SQUARE SHOOTING

June 27, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CALL FOR FEDERAL INVESTIGATION INTO VANDALISM OF GEORGE FLOYD STATUES IN BROOKLYN AND NEWARK

June 25, 2021
BP ADAMS, CM LANDER JOIN FAMILY AND FRIENDS OF LEGENDARY JOURNALIST PETE HAMILL UNVEIL NEW PETE HAMILL WAY IN PARK SLOPE

June 24, 2021
BP ADAMS PARTNERS WITH SUNY DOWNSTATE TO UNVEIL NEW ‘FOOD AS MEDICINE INITIATIVE’ TO ENHANCE NUTRITION EDUCATION FOR MEDICAL STUDENTS

May 26, 2021
TO MARK EARTH WEEK, BP ADAMS ANNOUNCES FUNDING FOR SHORE POWER AT BROOKLYN CRUISE TERMINAL

April 23, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MTA’S ANNOUNCEMENT OF CAMERA EXPANSION IN SUBWAYS

April 22, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CONVICTION OF OFFICER DEREK CHAUVIN

April 20, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ATTACK ON NYPD OFFICERS INVOLVING A MOLOTOV COCKTAIL IN BROOKLYN

April 18, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON DOE’S ANNOUNCEMENT OF SUMMER RISING PROGRAM

April 13, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSAGE OF FY22 STATE BUDGET

April 8, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON SIGNING OF MARIJUANA REGULATION AND TAXATION ACT

March 31, 2021
AS MTA RIDERSHIP INCREASES, CM RODRIGUEZ AND BP ADAMS STAND WITH TWU WORKERS TO CALL FOR RESTORATION OF FULL C & F TRAIN SERVICES

March 23, 2021
TO COMBAT HOMELESS CRISIS, BP ADAMS PUSHES CITY TO IMMEDIATELY FILL EMPTY AFFORDABLE APARTMENTS WITH NEW ACTION PLAN

March 22, 2021
IN RESPONSE TO ATLANTA SHOOTINGS AND RISE IN ANTI-ASIAN HATE CRIMES, BP ADAMS JOINS ELECTED OFFICIALS, CLERGY LEADERS, AND COMMUNITY ADVOCATES FOR RALLY AGAINST HATE

March 22, 2021
AMID CONCERNS ABOUT POLITICIZING OF VACCINE ALLOCATION, BP ADAMS, COUNCIL BLAC HAIL PASSAGE OF RESOLUTION CALLING FOR FAIR, EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION

March 19, 2021
AMID CHALLENGING CLIMATE FOR BROOKLYN BUSINESSES, BP ADAMS UNVEILS NEW ULURP RECOMMENDATION FOR ACME SMOKED FISH SITE, ADVANCING MIXED MANUFACTURING USES WITH EMPHASIS ON LOCAL HIRING

March 18, 2021
IN RESPONSE TO ATLANTA-AREA MASSACRE AND ESCALATING HATE CRIME CRISIS, BP ADAMS ANNOUNCES EXPANSION OF HIS “OPERATION SAFE SHOPPER” INITIATIVE TO PROTECT AT-RISK SMALL BUSINESSES IN ASIAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITIES

March 17, 2021
AMID PERIOD OF FINANCIAL STRESS FOR BROOKLYNITES, BP ADAMS AMPLIFIES ULURP RECOMMENDATION URGING ASSISTANCE FOR HOMEOWNERS LIVING IN FLOOD ZONES

March 16, 2021
AS NYC MARKS ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC, BP ADAMS HOLDS REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY MOURNING 30,000+ LIVES LOST, UNVEILS NEW ‘ARRIVALS + DEPARTURES’ ART INSTALLATION WITH BAM COMMEMORATING PASSAGE OF LIFE

March 15, 2021
BP ADAMS JOINS BROOKLYN CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS IN PAYING TRIBUTE TO THOSE LOST TO COVID-19 TO MARK ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF PANDEMIC IN NYC

March 12, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MAYOR DE BLASIO’S ANNOUNCEMENT OF REOPENING OF HIGH SCHOOLS AND PSAL SPORTS

March 8, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON SURGE IN ANTI-ASIAN HATE CRIMES IN NEW YORK CITY

February 27, 2021
BP ADAMS REVEALS NEW AGRARIAN ECONOMY REPORT WITH REPRESENTATIVES FROM NYU STERN AND CORNELL UNIVERSITY TO HIGHLIGHT HOW EXPANDING URBAN AGRICULTURE IN NYC WILL AID NYC’S ECONOMIC RECOVERY AND PROMOTE PREVENTATIVE HEALTH

February 22, 2021
COMMITTEE ON HEALTH ADVANCES LEGISLATION FROM BP ADAMS AND CM MILLER TO CREATE VACCINATION EQUITY AND IMPROVE COVID-19 VACCINE ROLLOUT, SPONSORED BY MAJORITY OF COUNCIL MEMBERS

February 17, 2021
AFTER TRAGIC SERIES OF STABBINGS HIGHLIGHTS SURGE IN SUBWAY VIOLENCE, BP ADAMS DEMANDS REFORMS THAT ENSURE GREATER MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT AND PUBLIC SAFETY COORDINATION

February 15, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON SERIES OF SUBWAY STABBINGS LAST NIGHT

February 13, 2021
AS NYC RESTAURANTS PREPARE TO REOPEN FOR INDOOR DINING THIS WEEKEND, BP ADAMS, ELECTED LEADERS JOIN RESTAURANT OWNERS AND WORKERS TO DEMAND CLEAR TIMELINE FOR HIGHER CAPACITY LIMITS, EXTENDED HOURS

February 11, 2021
BP ADAMS, CM LANDER, AND CM CORNEGY ANNOUNCE RECENTLY-PASSED STREET CO-NAMINGS HONORING NEWSPAPER JOURNALIST PETE HAMILL AND SLAIN BLACK TEENAGER YUSUF HAWKINS

February 3, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON OFFICIAL LANDMARK DESIGNATION OF 227 DUFFIELD STREET

February 2, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY’S RELEASE OF INITIAL DEMOGRAPHIC DATA FOR COVID-19 VACCINE DISTRIBUTION

January 31, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON NEW NYPD REFORM TO GIVE COMMUNITIES DIRECT ROLE IN SELECTION OF PRECINCT COMMANDERS

January 28, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON NYCERS VOTE TO DIVEST FROM FOSSIL FUELS

January 25, 2021
AFTER REPEATED CALLS TO FIND OUT RACIAL BREAKDOWN OF THOSE WHO HAVE RECEIVED VACCINE IN NYC, BP ADAMS ANNOUNCES FREEDOM OF INFORMATION LAW (FOIL) REQUEST WITH CIVIL RIGHTS ATTORNEY NORMAN SIEGEL TO GET DATA ON RACE AND ETHNICITY OF VACCINE RECIPIENTS

January 25, 2021
STATEMENT BY PUBLIC ADVOCATE JUMAANE WILLIAMS AND BROOKLYN BOROUGH PRESIDENT ERIC ADAMS ON DOJ’S ANNOUNCEMENT OF INVESTIGATION INTO ATTEMPTED COUP LAST WEEK

January 15, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON HOUSE VOTE TO IMPEACH PRESIDENT TRUMP AGAIN

January 13, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON OPPOSITION TO FCRC VOTE ON RENEWING VERIZON’S CITYWIDE FRANCHISE

January 13, 2021
TO ENSURE EQUITABLE RACIAL DISTRIBUTION OF VACCINE, BP ADAMS AND BLAC CO-CHAIR CM MILLER DEMAND CREATION OF REAL-TIME RACIAL DATA VACCINATION REPORTING SYSTEM

January 11, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON START OF PHASE 1B COVID-19 VACCINATIONS

January 8, 2021
IN MIDST OF NEW PHASE OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC, BP ADAMS ANNOUNCES DONATIONS OF MORE THAN 600,000 PIECES OF PPE FOR BROOKLYNITES LAST YEAR ALONE

January 8, 2021
AFTER ATTEMPTED COUP BY TRUMP-SUPPORTING MOB, BP ADAMS CALLS FOR DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO INVESTIGATE RESPONSE BY CAPITOL POLICE, HIGHLIGHTS DOUBLE STANDARD BETWEEN LAW ENFORCEMENT’S TREATMENT OF INSURRECTIONISTS AND BLACK LIVES MATTER PROTESTERS

January 8, 2021
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ABNER LOUIMA’S RESPONSE TO EARLY PRISON RELEASE FOR NYPD OFFICER WHO SODOMIZED HIM IN 1997

January 5, 2021
BP ADAMS RELEASES TESTIMONY SLAMMING TRUMP ADMINISTRATION’S ATTEMPTS TO QUIETLY RAM THROUGH NEW RULE RELAXING NUTRITIONAL STANDARDS ON SCHOOL MEALS

January 4, 2021
AMID SLOW CITYWIDE ROLLOUT OF COVID-19 VACCINE, BP ADAMS CALLS ON STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO EXPAND ELIGIBILITY AND INSTITUTE THREE-LEVEL, COLOR-CODED, TRANSPARENT DEPLOYMENT PLAN

January 3, 2021
AMID SHIFT TO VIRTUAL CIVIC ENGAGEMENT, BP ADAMS ENCOURAGES ALL BROOKLYNITES TO APPLY TO THEIR LOCAL COMMUNITY BOARDS

December 29, 2020
FOLLOWING KILLING OF 16-YEAR-OLD OUTSIDE BODEGA IN THE BRONX AND RASH OF MURDERS INVOLVING YOUNG MEN OF COLOR, BP ADAMS JOINS COUNCIL MEMBER GIBSON TO CALL FOR ACTIONS TO COMBAT CRISIS OF CITYWIDE SURGE IN GUN VIOLENCE

December 27, 2020
AMID UNPRECEDENTED HOLIDAY SEASON, BP ADAMS JOINS THE SALVATION ARMY GREATER NEW YORK DIVISION TO DISTRIBUTE TOYS TO NYCHA FAMILIES IN BROWNSVILLE

December 24, 2020
IN RESPONSE TO NEW CONTAGIOUS MUTATION OF COVID-19 IN UNITED KINGDOM, BP ADAMS TO CALL FOR STRICTER TRAVEL AND QUARANTINE RESTRICTIONS ON ALL INCOMING UK TRAVELERS TO NEW YORK CITY

December 22, 2020
AS NATION BEGINS COVID-19 VACCINE ROLLOUT, BP ADAMS CO-HOSTS VIRTUAL TOWN HALL WITH PUBLIC HEALTH, CLERGY, AND CIVIC LEADERS TO EDUCATE NEW YORKERS

December 22, 2020
BRIDGING THE DIGITAL DIVIDE: BP ADAMS, CM KALLOS RELEASE NEW REPORT LAYING OUT PATH TO UNIVERSAL INTERNET ACCESS IN NYC

December 21, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON DOI INVESTIGATION INTO NYPD RESPONSE TO GEORGE FLOYD PROTESTS

December 18, 2020
FOLLOWING BOMBSHELL REPORT SHOWING BLATANT RACISM AT HIGHEST LEVELS OF NYPD, BP ADAMS DELIVERS TESTIMONY TO CITY COUNCIL URGING SYSTEMIC REFORM

December 16, 2020
AMID UNPRECEDENTED YEAR, BP ADAMS RINGS IN HOLIDAYS WITH ANNUAL CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING AT BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL, INCLUDING PAJAMA AND BOOK DISTRIBUTION FOR CHILDREN IN SHELTERS

December 14, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MAYOR DE BLASIO’S VACCINE DISTRIBUTION PLAN

December 11, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON BEGINNING OF HANUKKAH

December 10, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON REPORT OF POSSIBLE GOLDMAN SACHS MOVE OUT OF NEW YORK CITY

December 8, 2020
AFTER CITY AND STATE FAILURES TO ADDRESS RACIALLY DISPARATE IMPACTS OF COVID-19, BP ADAMS, CM CORNEGY DEMAND GREATER TRANSPARENCY AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT IN IMPENDING VACCINE DISTRIBUTION AND EDUCATION

December 7, 2020
WITH MTA FACING DEEP BUDGET HOLE, BP ADAMS TESTIFIES IN OPPOSITION TO FARE HIKES, URGES ALTERNATIVES TO PREVENT FURTHER FINANCIAL STRAIN FOR LOW-INCOME NEW YORKERS

December 3, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY HALL’S OPPOSITION TO NORTH BROOKLYN PIPELINE

December 3, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON WORLD AIDS DAY

December 1, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PLAN TO REOPEN SCHOOLS

November 29, 2020
TO BOOST LOCAL SHOPPING DURING COVID-19 CRISIS, BP ADAMS, BUSINESS LEADERS CALL FOR LOCAL “SALES TAX HOLIDAY FOR THE HOLIDAYS” ON BLACK FRIDAY

November 27, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF FORMER MAYOR DAVID DINKINS

November 24, 2020
AMID UNPRECEDENTED THANKSGIVING SEASON, BP ADAMS HOSTS SOCIALLY DISTANCED “PLANTSGIVING” DISTRIBUTION

November 20, 2020
AFTER MTA LAYS OUT DIRE BUDGETARY SITUATION, BP ADAMS RELEASES LETTER TO MAJORITY LEADER MCCONNELL AND SPEAKER PELOSI URGENTLY DEMANDING FEDERAL FUNDING TO AVERT SERVICE CUTBACKS

November 19, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON NYC SCHOOL CLOSURES

November 18, 2020
BP ADAMS, BROOKLYN COMMUNITY SERVICES UNVEIL BROOKLYN’S FIRST SHOWER BUS SERVING BOROUGH’S HOMELESS POPULATION

November 17, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON POTENTIAL SCHOOL CLOSURES DUE TO RISING COVID-19 CASES

November 12, 2020
BP ADAMS HONORS BROOKLYN COVID HEROES AT BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL, INCLUDING DR. ANTHONY FAUCI

November 11, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON 2020 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION RESULTS

November 7, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ONGOING ELECTION COUNT

November 4, 2020
BP ADAMS REMOVES GRAFFITI FROM PRIVATE BUSINESS ALONG ATLANTIC AVENUE, CALLS ON CITY TO ADDRESS MAJOR UPTICK OF VANDALISM THROUGHOUT FIVE BOROUGHS

November 2, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF ARCHIE SPIGNER

October 30, 2020
WITH SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS UNDER RENEWED FEDERAL THREAT, BP ADAMS DELIVERS CITY COUNCIL TESTIMONY URGING PASSAGE OF BILLS INTRODUCED AT HIS REQUEST RELATING TO SAFE LACTATION FACILITIES AND ENDING FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION AND CUTTING

October 29, 2020
BP ADAMS FEATURED ON GOOD MORNING AMERICA FOR ROBIN ROBERTS’ “THRIVER THURSDAY” SERIES, SPOTLIGHTING HIS CAREER IN PUBLIC SERVICE AND HEALTH JOURNEY

October 29, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON BOE’S DECISION TO EXTEND EARLY VOTING HOURS

October 27, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CONFIRMATION OF AMY CONEY BARRETT TO SUPREME COURT

October 26, 2020
FOLLOWING SEVERAL REPORTS OF LARGE TURNOUTS DURING FIRST WEEKEND OF EARLY VOTING FOR 2020 ELECTION IN NYC, BP ADAMS CALLS FOR ADJUSTMENTS TO MAKE CASTING BALLOT EARLY EASIER FOR NEW YORKERS

October 26, 2020
AFTER FEDERAL MONITOR REVEALS 9,000 APARTMENTS IN NYCHA WHERE CHILDREN MAY HAVE BEEN EXPOSED TO LEAD PAINT, BP ADAMS JOINS FAMILY DIRECTLY IMPACTED AT VAN DYKE HOUSES TO DEMAND GREATER ACCOUNTABILITY AND IMMEDIATE ASSISTANCE FOR TENANTS

October 25, 2020
AMID GROWING CRISIS OF ISOLATION AMONG SENIORS DURING COVID-19, BP ADAMS, ELECTED LEADERS, SOCIAL ADULT DAY CARE PROVIDERS CALL FOR STATEWIDE INVESTIGATION INTO INSURANCE AGENCIES’ FAILURE TO PROPERLY REIMBURSE SADC PROVIDERS

October 23, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON DISCOVERY OF EXPANDED LEAD PAINT EXPOSURE CRISIS AT NYCHA

October 22, 2020
BP ADAMS RELEASES TESTIMONY TO CITY COUNCIL LAYING OUT PROPOSALS ON HOW TO IMPROVE PARKS EQUITY AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC

October 22, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY HALL’S ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF FAILURES IN COMMUNICATING COVID-19 SAFETY MESSAGES IN NON-ENGLISH DOMINANT COMMUNITIES

October 20, 2020
AFTER STARTLING REVELATIONS AT RECENT CITY COUNCIL HEARING, BP ADAMS JOINS PARENTS AND STUDENTS DIRECTLY IMPACTED TO DEMAND ACTION ON BEHALF OF 77,000 YOUNG SCHOLARS DENIED ACCESS TO EDUCATION, INCLUDING THOSE IN SHELTERS AND TEMPORARY HOUSING

October 18, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF FORMER FIRST LADY JOYCE DINKINS

October 12, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON UN WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME’S WINNING NOBEL PEACE PRIZE October 10, 2020
BP ADAMS PROMOTES ULURP RECOMMENDATIONS TO ADVANCE DEEPLY AFFORDABLE HOUSING FOR VULNERABLE POPULATIONS, INCLUDING YOUTH AGING OUT OF FOSTER CARE SYSTEM, AT INNOVATIVE MIXED-USE MANUFACTURING DEVELOPMENT IN BROWNSVILLE

October 8, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF FORMER STATE SENATE MAJORITY LEADER JOE BRUNO October 7, 2020
IN RESPONSE TO MOUNTING TRASH COMPLAINTS ACROSS BROOKLYN, BP ADAMS JOINS LOCAL STAKEHOLDERS TO LAUNCH SERIES OF CORRIDOR CLEANUPS IN BUSHWICK, CALL FOR OVERHAUL OF DSNY’S COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT AMID BUDGET CUTS

October 5, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY HALL’S PROPOSAL TO CLOSE SCHOOLS AND NON-ESSENTIAL BUSINESSES IN SELECT ZIP CODES October 4, 2020
CLOSING OUT AFRICAN IMMIGRANT HERITAGE MONTH, BP ADAMS HOLDS FIRST-EVER COMMEMORATION AT BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL WITH SOCIALLY-DISTANCED CULTURAL CELEBRATION

October 1, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ABSENTEE BALLOT MAILING ERRORS IN BROOKLYN September 29, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MAYOR DE BLASIO’S ANNOUNCEMENT THAT NYC’S OUTDOOR DINING PROGRAM WILL BE MADE PERMANENT

September 25, 2020
IN MIDST OF COVID-19 CRISIS, BP ADAMS ANNOUNCES NEW REPORT WITH HARVARD FOOD LAW AND POLICY CLINIC HIGHLIGHTING OPPORTUNITIES TO ADVANCE NUTRITION EDUCATION FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS September 24, 2020
BP ADAMS HONORS ‘COVID-19 HEROES’ WHO REFLECT DIVERSITY OF BROOKLYN, INCLUDING 12-YEAR-OLD GIRL WHO USED OWN MONEY TO PACK LUNCHES FOR HEALTH CARE WORKERS, AND BROADWAY STAR WHO COORDINATED OUT-OF-WORK COSTUME DESIGNERS TO MANUFACTURE PPE

September 24, 2020
AS CITY AGENCIES ADJUST TO NEW NORMAL DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC, BP ADAMS LAUNCHES NEW APPOINTMENT PORTAL FOR IN-PERSON VISITS TO TOPOGRAPHICAL BUREAU IN BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL September 23, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ANNOUNCEMENT THAT BROOKLYN MUNICIPAL BUILDING WILL BE RE-NAMED AFTER U.S. SUPREME COURT JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBURG

September 22, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF US SUPREME COURT JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBURG September 18, 2020
WITH 2020 CENSUS COUNT DEADLINE AROUND THE CORNER, BP ADAMS AND THE BROOKLYN COMMUNITY FOUNDATION ANNOUNCE FUNDING FOR COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS TO MAKE BROOKLYN COUNT

September 18, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON BEGINNING OF ROSH HASHANAH September 18, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON COMMEMORATION OF 19TH ANNIVERSARY OF 9/11 TERROR ATTACK September 11, 2020
BP ADAMS, STATE SENATOR FELDER, AM EICHENSTEIN, CM YEGER CALL ON DSNY TO WITHDRAW SUMMONSES ISSUED TO HOMEOWNERS AT HEIGHT OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC

August 18, 2020
AS CONVERSATION ABOUT RACIAL JUSTICE EXTENDS BEYOND POLICING, NEXT100, BP ADAMS, ELECTED OFFICIALS UNVEIL NEW BROOKLYN MURAL CALLING TO #ENDPERPETUALPUNISHMENT THAT DEEPENS INEQUITIES August 17, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON SUMMER SURGE IN GUN VIOLENCE THROUGHOUT CITY

August 16, 2020
AMID RECORD UNEMPLOYMENT AND ONGOING THREAT OF RECESSION, BP ADAMS PARTNERS WITH Y & N – GREE COMMERCIAL USA TO BRING VIRTUAL HVAC TRAINING TO NEW YORKERS August 16, 2020
BLOOD DRIVE HELD IN PARTNERSHIP WITH BOROUGH PRESIDENT ADAMS, ASSEMBLY MEMBER SIMON, AND NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER COULD SAVE MORE THAN 600 LIVES

August 13, 2020
AS SCHOOLS PREPARE TO REOPEN, BP ADAMS ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH SEOUL BUSINESS AGENCY, CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE TO PROVIDE BROOKLYNITES WITH PPE AND EDUCATIONAL TOOLS TO ASSIST STUDENTS August 12, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY HALL’S THREAT OF MAJOR MUNICIPAL LAYOFFS

August 12, 2020
AS HOMEOWNERS CONTINUE TO STRUGGLE FROM DEVASTATION OF TROPICAL STORM ISAIAS, BP ADAMS AND CM BRANNAN TO STAND IN FRONT OF DOWNED TREE TO DEMAND REFORMS INCLUDING BURYING POWER LINES AND LOOSENING REGULATIONS AROUND TREE MAINTENANCE August 11, 2020
TO PROMOTE HEALTHIER GREENSPACES THROUGHOUT NYC, BP ADAMS, THE GREEN-WOOD CEMETERY RELEASE NEW PSA ON ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF LAWN-MOWING

August 10, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON US CENSUS BUREAU DECISION TO CUT SHORT ITS 2020 COUNT August 6, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON 30TH ANNIVERSARY OF AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

July 26, 2020
AS PART OF HIS REAL RECOVERY NYC PLAN, BP ADAMS AMPLIFIES COVID-19 HEROES’ EITC SUPPLEMENT PROPOSAL TO PROVIDE RELIEF TO FRONTLINE WORKERS July 20, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON RELEASE OF 2020-2025 DIETARY GUIDELINES ADVISORY COMMITTEE REPORT

July 16, 2020
AS NYC STUDENTS GEAR UP TO RETURN TO SCHOOL THIS FALL AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC, BP ADAMS, PBP UNVEIL RESULTS OF LATEST PARTICIPATORY BUDGETING PROJECT IN BROOKLYN CAMPUSES July 15, 2020
BP ADAMS SUBMITS TESTIMONY IN SUPPORT OF FORMER HOUSE ON THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD BEING DESIGNATED AN HISTORIC LANDMARK July 14, 2020
“BLACK LIVES MATTER ALSO MEANS ENDING GUN VIOLENCE:” BP ADAMS RELEASES NEW VIDEO AFFIRMING BLACK LIVES MATTER, WHETHER THE PERPETRATOR WEARS A BLUE UNIFORM OR BLUE JEANS

July 12, 2020
AFTER DRASTIC CUTS TO SENIOR SERVICE PROGRAMMING IN NEW YORK CITY’S FY21 BUDGET, WITH NO WARNING TO RELEVANT PARTIES, ALL FIVE BOROUGH PRESIDENTS DEMAND RESTORATION OF CRITICAL DFTA DISCRETIONARY FUNDING July 7, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MANHATTAN DA’S DECISION TO PRESS CHARGES AGAINST AMY COOPER

July 6, 2020
BOROUGH PRESIDENT ADAMS DECLARES BLACK BUSINESSES MATTER, CALLS FOR ATTORNEY GENERAL TO INVESTIGATE PATTERN OF RACIALLY DISCRIMINATORY ENFORCEMENT AGAINST BLACK AND BROWN BUSINESSES July 3, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON FY21 BUDGET AGREEMENT

June 30, 2020
BP ADAMS RELEASES “REAL RECOVERY NYC” PLAN TO ENSURE FAIR, EQUITABLE RECOVERY AND REFORM AFTER COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND MASS PROTESTS GRIP FIVE BOROUGHS June 23, 2020
AS 311 COMPLAINTS ABOUT ILLEGAL FIREWORKS SKYROCKET, BP ADAMS JOINS CM CORNEGY DEMANDING CITY USE COMBINATION OF LAW ENFORCEMENT AND VIOLENCE INTERRUPTION RESOURCES TO ADDRESS BROOKLYNITES’ QUALITY-OF-LIFE CONCERNS

June 21, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MAYOR DE BLASIO’S ANNOUNCEMENT THAT JUNETEENTH WILL BE A CITY HOLIDAY AND THAT JORALEMON STREET WILL BE PAINTED WITH A BLACK LIVES MATTER MURAL June 19, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MAYOR DE BLASIO’S OUTDOOR DINING ANNOUNCEMENT FOR PHASE TWO REOPENING

June 18, 2020
AS NYC YOUTH FACE SUMMER OF UNCERTAINTY, BP ADAMS UNVEILS RESULTS OF HACKATHON ENVISIONING ALTERNATIVES TO SYEP WITH PARTICIPATING BROOKLYN SCHOOLS June 16, 2020
BP ADAMS DISTRIBUTES FRESH PRODUCE AND PPE WITH UNITED FOR BROWNSVILLE AND BRIGHTER BITES

June 12, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY HALL’S FAIR RESTAURANT RECOVERY PROGRAM June 11, 2020
AS DEMONSTRATIONS CONTINUE TO ROIL NYC IN WAKE OF GEORGE FLOYD’S MURDER, BP ADAMS RELEASES VIDEO ADDRESSING HOW NYPD AND CIVILIANS CAN CONTINUE TO SUPPORT PEACEFUL PROTESTS

June 9, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON STREET VENDING ENFORCEMENT REFORM June 9, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON JAY STREET BUSWAY June 8, 2020
IN RESPONSE TO RECENT INSTANCES OF POLICE MISCONDUCT, BP ADAMS JOINS BROOKLYN COMMUNITY BOARDS AND PRECINCT COUNCILS TO DEMAND MAYOR CREATE CIVILIAN REVIEW PANELS TO APPROVE AND VETO LOCAL NYPD PRECINCT COMMANDER CANDIDATES

June 8, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON REPORTS OF DELAYS IN BUS SERVICE YESTERDAY DURING EVENING RUSH HOUR IN BEDFORD-STUYVESANT June 7, 2020
AS NYC YOUTH FACE SUMMER OF UNCERTAINTY, BP ADAMS HIGHLIGHTS PARTNERSHIP EMPLOYING LOCAL YOUTH TO MANUFACTURE MEDICAL GOWNS AT BROOKLYN NAVY YARD

June 5, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ANNOUNCEMENT OF GOVERNOR CUOMO’S “SAY THEIR NAME” REFORM AGENDA June 5, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ONGOING CITYWIDE UNREST

June 4, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON BROOKLYN PROTESTS OVER THE MURDER OF GEORGE FLOYD May 30, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE BEGINNING OF SHAVUOT

May 28, 2020
BP ADAMS PARTNERS WITH DWANA SMALLWOOD PERFORMING ARTS CENTER TO PROVIDE VIRTUAL DANCE LESSONS TO BROOKLYNITES OF ALL AGES
May 26, 2020
TO ADDRESS PSYCHOLOGICAL TOLL OF FIGHTING COVID-19 AND HONOR OUR VETS, BP ADAMS JOINS FIRST RESPONDERS AND VETERANS FOR A GUIDED MEDITATION ON CONEY ISLAND BEACH
May 25, 2020
AS NEW YORKERS PREPARE FOR MEMORIAL DAY INDOORS AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC, BP ADAMS AND CM TREYGER UNVEIL A PLAN TO ALLOW NEW YORKERS TO ACCESS BEACHES SAFELY FOR SUMMER May 22, 2020
AS RESTAURANTS SUFFER FROM COVID-19, BP ADAMS CALLS ON MAYOR DE BLASIO TO ISSUE EXECUTIVE ORDER OPENING CURBSIDE SPACE FOR RESTAURANT SEATING AND ANNOUNCES WILLINGNESS TO SERVE AS A CO-APPLICANT FOR SIDEWALK CAFÉ LICENSES, POTENTIALLY SAVING THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS FOR SMALL BUSINESSES May 22, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MAYOR DE BLASIO’S ANNOUNCEMENT THAT CURE VIOLENCE GROUPS THROUGHOUT NEW YORK CITY WILL BE ENGAGED IN EFFORTS TO PROMOTE SOCIAL DISTANCING May 22, 2020
AS CONCERNS FROM NYC RESIDENTS MOUNT ABOUT NUTRITIONAL QUALITY OF FOOD BEING DISTRIBUTED BY CITY, BP ADAMS, CM KALLOS, DOCTORS OF COLOR ANNOUNCE NEW LEGISLATION STRENGTHENING NUTRITIONAL GUIDELINES FOR MEALS SERVED TO MOST VULNERABLE NEW YORKERS May 20, 2020
AS GROWING NUMBER OF CASES OF MYSTERIOUS CONDITION LINKED TO CORONAVIRUS DETECTED IN CHILDREN THROUGHOUT NY, BP ADAMS JOINS DOCTORS AND LAWMAKERS TO URGE NYC DOE TO EDUCATE PARENTS ON SAFETY TIPS THROUGH REMOTE LEARNING PORTALS May 17, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MAYOR DE BLASIO’S ANNOUNCEMENT OF CHANGES TO NYPD ENFORCEMENT POLICIES ON SOCIAL DISTANCING AND FACE COVERINGS May 15, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY COUNCIL’S PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION PROTECTING LOCAL RESTAURANTS FROM CRIPPLING THIRD-PARTY DELIVERY FEES May 13, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON UNVEILING OF HEROES ACT IN CONGRESS May 13, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON COMMISSIONER SHEA’S REMARKS ON NYPD ENFORCEMENT OF SOCIAL DISTANCING May 13, 2020
AS COVID-19 FRAYS SOCIAL FABRIC, LEADING TO RISE IN BIAS INCIDENTS, BOROUGH PRESIDENT ADAMS HOLDS INAUGURAL VIRTUAL ‘BREAKING BREAD, BUILDING BONDS’ DINNER WITH DIVERSE ARRAY OF NEW YORKERS May 9, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON BROOKLYN DAY OF PRAYER May 7, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON GOVERNOR CUOMO’S NEW ORDER ALLOWING RENTERS TO APPLY THEIR SECURITY DEPOSITS TOWARD NEXT MONTH’S RENT May 7, 2020
BP ADAMS JOINS 44 MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS TO RELEASE PSA HIGHLIGHTING HEALTH DISPARITIES FACED BY PEOPLE OF COLOR FROM COVID-19
May 7, 2020
“THIS IS A MOMENT OF RE-CULTURING:” BP ADAMS RELEASES VIDEO CALLING FOR NYPD TO GET OUT OF THE BUSINESS OF SOCIAL DISTANCING ENFORCEMENT May 6, 2020
FOLLOWING CONTROVERSIES AROUND ENFORCEMENT OF SOCIAL DISTANCING, BP ADAMS CALLS FOR NYPD TO TAKE LESS OF AN ENFORCEMENT ROLE WITH MORE PARTICIPATION BY COMMUNITY GROUPS
May 4, 2020
AS CITY’S “DEATH CARE SYSTEM” BECOMES OVERWHELMED BY DEATH TOLL FROM COVID-19, BP ADAMS CONVENES BEREAVEMENT TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP COMPREHENSIVE PLAN TO ENSURE DIGNIFIED, RESPECTFUL HANDLING OF DECEDENTS May 4, 2020
WITH FOOD INSECURITY PLAGUING COMMUNITIES DURING RAMADAN, BP ADAMS TO PARTNER WITH MUSLIM COMMUNITY GROUPS TO KICK OFF MOBILE RAMADAN BREAK THE FAST INITIATIVE
April 29, 2020
BP ADAMS CALLS ON CITY TO CREATE ‘HERO GRANTS’ FOR RESTAURANTS DONATING MEALS TO ESSENTIAL AND FRONTLINE WORKERS April 28, 2020
BP ADAMS, COUNCIL TRANSPORTATION CHAIR RODRIGUEZ CALL FOR FREE FARES FOR ESSENTIAL EMPLOYEES FOR DURATION OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC April 27, 2020
OUTRAGED OVER INDECENT TREATMENT OF THOSE WHO HAVE PASSED FROM COVID-19, BP ADAMS DEMANDS REFORMS IN HANDLING OF BODIES AND BURIAL PROCESSES April 26, 2020
IN RESPONSE TO RACIAL DISPARITIES IN COVID-19 DATA AND LACK OF RESOURCES FOR UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES, BP ADAMS, CM CORNEGY DISTRIBUTE PPE TO BED-STUY VOLUNTEER AMBULANCE CORPS, CALL FOR MORE DIVERSITY ON ALL COVID-19 RECOVERY TASK FORCES April 25, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON LAWSUITS BROUGHT BY NYSNA AND COBA AGAINST CITY ALLEGING LACK OF PROTECTION FOR THEIR MEMBERS April 24, 2020
BP ADAMS JOINS CM AMPRY-SAMUEL, LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS, AND CURE VIOLENCE GROUPS TO DISTRIBUTE MASKS AND ENCOURAGE SOCIAL DISTANCING IN AREA WITH HIGH COVID-19 INFECTION RATE April 24, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MAYOR DE BLASIO’S AND GOVERNOR CUOMO’S RECENT COMMITMENTS OF SUPPORT FOR NYCHA RESIDENTS AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC April 22, 2020
BP ADAMS DELIVERS 200 PLANT-BASED MEALS WITH GREEDI KITCHEN AT WOODHULL HOSPITAL April 21, 2020
AS FACE COVERINGS BECOME MANDATED STATEWIDE, BP ADAMS DISTRIBUTES MASKS TO TRANSIT RIDERS AT BOROUGH HALL STATION, CALLS ON CITY TO PROVIDE FREE FACE COVERINGS FOR ALL NEW YORKERS UPON REQUEST April 20, 2020
AFTER PROPOSALS TO CANCEL SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM AND CLOSE PUBLIC POOLS DUE TO BUDGET SHORTFALLS FROM COVID-19, BP ADAMS, PUBLIC ADVOCATE WILLIAMS, AND CURE VIOLENCE LEADERS FROM ALL FIVE BOROUGHS TO URGE CITY HALL TO CREATE COMPREHENSIVE SUMMER YOUTH ENGAGEMENT PLAN TO PREVENT SPIKE IN VIOLENT CRIME April 19, 2020
IN RESPONSE TO STATEWIDE ORDER MANDATING FACE COVERINGS IN PUBLIC, BP ADAMS SPOTLIGHTS LOCAL MANUFACTURERS SEEKING TO EXPAND CITY’S MASK SUPPLY AND CALLS FOR NEW SMALL BUSINESS GRANTS TO BOOST PRODUCTION April 16, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF TRAILBLAZING ENTREPRENEUR AND MAGAZINE PUBLISHER EARL G. GRAVES, SR. April 9, 2020
BP ADAMS AND DBP LEWIS-MARTIN JOINT STATEMENT ON PASSING OF CACCI PRESIDENT AND FOUNDER DR. ROY HASTICK April 9, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSOVER April 8, 2020
BP ADAMS JOINS 51 DOCTORS TO RELEASE PSA EXPLAINING THINGS EVERYDAY NEW YORKERS CAN DO TO FIGHT COVID-19 April 7, 2020
AS CITY FORECASTS BUDGET TURMOIL FROM COVID-19, BP ADAMS, STATE SENATOR BENJAMIN, AND ASSEMBLY MEMBER CARROLL CALL ON GOVERNOR CUOMO TO ACTIVATE RAINY DAY FUND April 6, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE FY21 STATE BUDGET April 5, 2020
IN RESPONSE TO DEARTH OF ACCESSIBLE INFORMATION FOR NON-ENGLISH SPEAKING COMMUNITIES AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC, BP ADAMS PARTNERS WITH DIVERSE COALITION TO URGE CITY TO BROADEN COMMUNICATION TOOLS TO REFLECT DIVERSITY OF NYC April 5, 2020
IN RESPONSE TO CONCERNS ABOUT THE WELLBEING OF FRONT-LINE WORKERS AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC, BP ADAMS CALLS FOR PRIORITIZED CHECKOUT AT GROCERY STORES FOR FIRST RESPONDERS AND HEALTH CARE WORKERS April 4, 2020
ON CENSUS DAY, BP ADAMS EMPHASIZES NEED TO #MAKEBROOKLYNCOUNT AMID EARLY LOW RESPONSE RATE AND ONGOING COVID-19 PANDEMIC April 1, 2020
BP ADAMS, NYSERDA LAUNCH HEAT COOL SMART BROOKLYN, NEW CLEAN HEATING AND COOLING COMMUNITY CAMPAIGN March 30, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON COVID-19 FATALITIES IN FDNY, NYPD, AND BROOKLYN’S FAITH COMMUNITY March 29, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF REVEREND ISAAC GRAHAM DUE TO COVID-19 March 27, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF NYPD CUSTODIAL ASSISTANT DENNIS DICKSON March 26, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON FIRST CONFIRMED DEATH OF MTA EMPLOYEE DUE TO COVID-19 March 26, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON SELECTION OF BROOKLYN CRUISE TERMINAL AS TEMPORARY HOSPITAL SITE FOR COVID-19 TREATMENT March 26, 2020
FOLLOWING TRAGIC DEATH OF BELOVED BROOKLYN PRINCIPAL DEZ-ANN ROMAIN, BP ADAMS HOSTS CANDLELIGHT VIGIL ON ZOOM WITH CHANCELLOR CARRANZA, PRINCIPALS UNION, FRIENDS, AND RELATIVES TO HONOR HER MEMORY March 26, 2020
BP ADAMS CALLS ON MAYOR DE BLASIO TO EXTEND QUARTERLY PROPERTY TAX DEADLINE March 26, 2020
AS LOCAL RESTAURANTS STEP UP IN TIME OF NEED, BP ADAMS, SHOREFRONT COALITION, PAKISTANI AMERICAN YOUTH SOCIETY JOIN LOCAL FOOD SERVICE WORKERS IN PREPARING 1,500 MEALS FOR CITY’S FIRST RESPONDERS March 25, 2020
FRESH DIRECT PARTNERS WITH ALL FIVE NEW YORK CITY BOROUGH PRESIDENTS TO ROLL OUT “OPERATION 5-BOROUGH FOOD DRIVE” CITYWIDE INITIATIVE March 24, 2020
RENT RELIEF NOW: BPs ADAMS AND BREWER, CMs CORNEGY AND POWERS, TECH LEADER RELEASE PLAN FOR $8B LOCKED UP IN CASH SECURITY DEPOSITS TO BE USED FOR NEW YORKERS TO PAY APRIL RENT March 24, 2020
AS BROOKLYN BUSINESS COMMUNITY REELS FROM ECONOMIC DOWNTURN STEMMING FROM SPREAD OF COVID-19, BP ADAMS AND BROOKLYN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PROMOTE RESOURCES TO HELP BUSINESSES STAY AFLOAT March 23, 2020
BP ADAMS LAUNCHES ‘FEED FIRST RESPONDERS’ INITIATIVE WITH LOCAL BUSINESSES AND NON-PROFITS March 23, 2020
BP ADAMS: NEWLY IDENTIFIED TEMPORARY HOSPITAL SITES SHOULD INCLUDE A SITE IN BROOKLYN, CURRENT EPICENTER OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC IN NY March 22, 2020
BP ADAMS: MORTGAGE MORATORIUM MUST BE UNIVERSAL AND INCLUDE UTILITY BILLS March 22, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON AGENCY-WIDE TELECOMMUTING PLAN DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC March 20, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT CALLING FOR CITY AND STATE TO IMPLEMENT MORATORIUM ON PAYMENT OF RENT AND UTILITIES FOR NYC RESIDENTS March 20, 2020
AS NUMBER OF CONFIRMED CASES OF COVID-19 RISES RAPIDLY THROUGHOUT NYC, BP ADAMS JOINS BROOKLYN HOSPITAL TO PROMOTE TELEMEDICINE COMMAND CENTER FOR PRE-SCREENING POTENTIAL CASES March 19, 2020
BP ADAMS AND BROOKLYN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESIDENT PEERS JOINT STATEMENT ON CALL FOR SUSPENSION OF SALES AND PAYROLL TAX COLLECTION DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC March 19, 2020
AS NYC RESIDENTS SUFFER FROM LOSS OF SERVICES DUE TO SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS, BP ADAMS UNVEILS NEW ONLINE RESOURCE TO COORDINATE PROVISION-ESSENTIAL SERVICES TO STRUGGLING BROOKLYNITES; LAUNCHES “STAY STRONG BROOKLYN” CAMPAIGN March 19, 2020
BP ADAMS VIDEO INVITES NEW YORKERS TO JOIN HIM IN MANAGING CORONAVIRUS ANXIETY AND ISOLATION BY ENGAGING TOGETHER THROUGH REMOTE PRACTICE OF GUIDED MEDITATION March 17, 2020
AS HEALTH CARE FACILITIES CONTEND WITH GROWING NUMBER OF EMERGENCY ROOM VISITS, BP ADAMS JOINS BROOKLYN HOSPITAL IN UNVEILING NEW TENT FACILITY TO PRE-SCREEN POTENTIAL COVID-19 CASES March 17, 2020

AS CALLS GROW TO CLOSE PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN NYC AMID CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK, BP ADAMS JOINS SUSSMAN EDUCATION TO PROVIDE FREE OPTIONS AND RESOURCES FOR ONLINE ACADEMIC CONTINUITY
March 15, 2020

BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PROPOSED SCHOOL CLOSURES AND CITYWIDE SHUTDOWN AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC
March 15, 2020

BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CONFIRMATION OF CORONAVIRUS DIAGNOSES IN BROOKLYN STATE LEGISLATIVE DELEGATION
March 14, 2020

BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY’S FIRST REPORTED DEATH DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC
March 14, 2020

BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON UPCOMING BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL EVENTS AND SERVICES
March 13, 2020

AS CITY ENCOURAGES REMOTE OPTIONS SUCH AS TELECOMMUTING AND VIRTUAL CONFERENCES TO COMBAT SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS, BP ADAMS AND LOCAL DOCTORS CALL FOR EXPANSION OF TELEMEDICINE, MOBILE TESTING CENTERS, AND SOCIAL ADULT DAYCARE TELECONFERENCING
March 12, 2020

BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON EVICTION MORATORIUM PROPOSAL AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC
March 12, 2020

BP ADAMS CELEBRATES GHANAIAN HERITAGE AT BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL
March 11, 2020

BP ADAMS ISSUES RECOMMENDATIONS FOR INDUSTRY CITY ULURP
March 9, 2020

BP ADAMS HOSTS MEET-AND-GREET WITH NYPD COMMISSIONER SHEA AND FAITH LEADERS TO DISCUSS PUBLIC SAFETY CHALLENGES
March 3, 2020

BP ADAMS ANNOUNCES NEW WORKING GROUP TO EXPLORE TRANSIT IMPROVEMENTS ALONG UTICA AVENUE CORRIDOR
March 2, 2020
BP ADAMS ADVANCES RANGE OF 100 PERCENT AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROJECTS ACROSS BROOKLYN, WITH FOCUS ON AFFORDABILITY FOR SENIORS AND FORMERLY HOMELESS NEW YORKERS February 20, 2020

BP ADAMS INVITES BROOKLYNITES TO HIS SEVENTH ANNUAL BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION, HONORING “BLACK HISTORY’S NEXT CHAPTER”
February 19, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON NYSNA RALLY FOR SAFE STAFFING LEGISLATION TODAY February 15, 2020

IN RESPONSE TO FORMER STATE PROSECUTOR AND HER FAMILY’S BEING ORDERED OFF JETBLUE FLIGHT, BP ADAMS JOINS PLAINTIFF AND LAWYER TO DEMAND AIRLINE INSTITUTE COMPREHENSIVE PROTOCOLS AGAINST RACIAL DISCRIMINATION AND REDRESS FOR HER GRIEVANCES
February 13, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY COUNCIL’S PASSAGE OF RECKLESS DRIVER ACCOUNTABILITY ACT February 11, 2020

BP ADAMS AND GROW BROOKLYN ANNOUNCE NEW SEASON OF NYC FREE TAX PREP SERVICES AT BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL
February 11, 2020
IN WAKE OF ATTEMPTED ASSASSINATIONS OF NYPD OFFICERS IN 41ST PRECINCT, BP ADAMS, BUSINESS LEADERS, AND ELECTED OFFICIALS HOLD SOLIDARITY PRESS CONFERENCE FOR PUBLIC SAFETY February 10, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ASSASSINATION ATTEMPTS OF NYPD OFFICERS WITHIN BRONX’S 41ST PRECINCT February 9, 2020

BP ADAMS AND HIP HOP IS GREEN ANNOUNCE FIRST-EVER BROOKLYN HEALTHY RAP BATTLE
February 7, 2020
AFTER MAN SHOT DURING ICE ARREST IN GRAVESEND, BP ADAMS DEMANDS ACCOUNTABILITY FROM AGENTS INVOLVED February 7, 2020

BP ADAMS STATEMENT EXTENSION OF FREE TRANSFER BETWEEN JUNIUS STREET 3 AND LIVONIA AVENUE L, AND CONSTRUCTION OF PHYSICAL CONNECTOR BETWEEN STATIONS
February 7, 2020
FOLLOWING IOWA DEBACLE, BP ADAMS CALLS FOR ROBUST VOTER EDUCATION PROGRAM TO ENSURE RANKED CHOICE VOTING IS SUCCESSFULLY IMPLEMENTED IN HISTORICALLY DISENFRANCHISED COMMUNITIES February 5, 2020

BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PROTESTS TAKING PLACE IN NYC SUBWAYS TODAY AND THIS EVENING
January 31, 2020
AS CONCERNS MOUNT ABOUT CORONAVIRUS IN BROOKLYN, BP ADAMS JOINS SENIORS, DOHMH AT LOCAL SUNSET PARK CENTER FOR INFORMATIONAL PRESS CONFERENCE January 29, 2020

BP ADAMS HONORS LATEST “HEROES OF THE MONTH,” INCLUDING ORGANIZATION THAT COORDINATED DELIVERY OF 10,000 POUNDS OF KOSHER FOOD AFTER JERSEY CITY SHOOTING
January 28, 2020
BP ADAMS PARTNERS WITH HEART TO BRING COMPASSIONATE COMMUNITIES PROGRAM PROMOTING ANIMAL WELFARE TO BROOKLYN SCHOOLS January 28, 2020

BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY
January 27, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON NEW REPORT FROM BANK STREET COLLEGE REGARDING TRAINING AND PAY EQUITY FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT EDUCATORS January 27, 2020

BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES’ DESIGNATION OF BROWNSVILLE AS NEW BANKING DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT
January 27, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON LAUNCH OF #OURCITYOURVOTE CAMPAIGN January 23, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON SPEAKER PELOSI’S APPOINTMENT OF CONGRESS MEMBERS JEFFRIES AND NADLER AS PROSECUTORS IN PRESIDENT TRUMP’S IMPEACHMENT TRIAL January 15, 2020
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON AG JAMES’ LAUNCH OF INVESTIGATION INTO ALLEGED INEQUITABLE ENFORCEMENT OF FARE EVASION LAWS January 13, 2020
#MAKEBROOKLYNCOUNT: BP ADAMS ENCOURAGES ALL BROOKLYNITES TO ATTEND 2020 CENSUS JOB FAIR AT BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL January 9, 2020
IN RESPONSE TO HIT-AND-RUN IN CANARSIE, BP ADAMS AND DA GONZALEZ CALL FOR STRONGER LAWS IN ALBANY January 7, 2020
BP ADAMS ENCOURAGES BROOKLYNITES TO APPLY FOR SEATS ON BROOKLYN’S COMMUNITY BOARDS January 3, 2020
AFTER EXPLOSIVE CLASS-ACTION LAWSUIT REVEALS POOR CONDITIONS FOR BREASTFEEDING MOTHERS IN THE NYPD, BP ADAMS JOINS ATTORNEY, NAMED PLAINTIFFS, AND LAWMAKERS TO DEMAND AUDIT January 2, 2020
AFTER HORRIFIC TERRORIST ATTACK IN ORTHODOX RABBI’S HOME IN MONSEY, NY, REPRESENTATIVE JEFFRIES AND BP ADAMS ANNOUNCE JOINT INITIATIVE TO COMBAT HATE December 31, 2019
AFTER WEEKEND OF VIOLENT INCIDENTS IN SUBWAY SYSTEM, BP ADAMS AND TWU LOCAL 100 ANNOUNCE NEW SECURITY CAMERA INVESTMENTS AT SUBWAY EXITS, CALL FOR ADDITIONAL SAFETY MEASURES TO PROTECT PASSENGERS AND TRANSIT WORKERS December 23, 2019
AFTER ARCHITECT WAS TRAGICALLY KILLED IN MIDTOWN BY FALLING PIECE OF BUILDING FAÇADE, BP ADAMS, CM BRANNAN ANNOUNCE LEGISLATION TO ALLOW THE USE OF DRONES FOR BUILDING INSPECTIONS December 22, 2019
BP ADAMS OPENS APPLICATION PERIOD FOR FY21 CAPITAL BUDGET PROCESS December 18, 2019
AS CYCLING GROWS MORE POPULAR THROUGHOUT THE FIVE BOROUGHS, BP ADAMS, OONEE UNVEIL NEW SECURE PARKING AND SERVICE HUB FOR BIKES AT ATLANTIC TERMINALL December 13, 2019
NOEL POINTER FOUNDATION RECEIVES $6.5 MILLION TO TRANSFORM LONG-VACANT DEGRAW FIREHOUSE INTO A MUSIC EDUCATION CENTER December 11, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY COUNCIL’S PASSAGE OF BIRD-FRIENDLY GLASS BILL December 10, 2019
AS HOLIDAY SHOPPING SEASON BEGINS, BP ADAMS ANNOUNCES EXPANSION OF OPERATION SAFE SHOPPER BY INSTALLING SECURITY CAMERAS ALONG BROOKLYN CORRIDOR December 6, 2019
FOLLOWING EGREGIOUS RACIAL DISCRIMINATION AGAINST BROOKLYNITE ON JETBLUE FLIGHT, BP ADAMS JOINS VICTIM AND LAWYER TO DEMAND JUSTICE December 5, 2019
AS BROOKLYN CELEBRATES THANKSGIVING, BP ADAMS AND BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL PARTICIPATE IN WEEK OF SERVICE, INCLUDING “PLANTSGIVING” GIVEAWAY
November 29, 2019
HOUSING RIGHTS INITIATIVE AND BP ADAMS ANNOUNCE TENANTS’ CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT AGAINST MANHATTAN BEACH LANDLORD FOR CHARGING IMPROPERLY INFLATED RENTS November 27, 2019
BP ADAMS MAKES TRIP TO AFRICA ON 400-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF FIRST ENSLAVED AFRICANS’ ARRIVAL IN VIRGINIA, PRESENTS CEREMONIAL KEY AT GORÉE ISLAND’S “DOOR OF NO RETURN”
November 26, 2019
STATE SENATOR GOUNARDES, COUNCIL MEMBER MAISEL, AND BOROUGH PRESIDENT ADAMS ANNOUNCE $11.1 MILLION INVESTMENT IN MARINE PARK November 18, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO MAYOR BLOOMBERG’S APOLOGY ON OVERUSE OF STOP AND FRISK November 17, 2019
BP ADAMS, CM CONSTANTINIDES INTRODUCE RESOLUTION CALLING ON NYC TO END BUSINESS WITH MEAT COMPANIES LINKED TO AMAZON FIRES November 14, 2019
BROOKLYN BOROUGH PRESIDENT ERIC L. ADAMS, NYC DOT, LYFT, AND COMMUNITY PARTNERS HOLD RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY AT NEW CITI BIKE STATION OUTSIDE BROADWAY JUNCTION November 13, 2019
FOLLOWING REPEATED INSTANCES OF VIOLENCE AND HARASSMENT DIRECTED TOWARD ORTHODOX JEWS, ADL DOUBLES FUNDING FOR “NO PLACE FOR HATE” PROGRAM IN BROOKLYN SCHOOLS, WITH SUPPORT OF BP ADAMS November 12, 2019
BP ADAMS HOSTS “400 YEARS OF FORTITUDE” EVENT, MARKING THE FOUR CENTURIES SINCE ARRIVAL OF FIRST ENSLAVED AFRICANS IN VIRGINIA, ANNOUNCES TRIP TO GORÉE ISLAND November 8, 2019
BP ADAMS ANNOUNCES $15 MILLION CAPITAL INVESTMENT IN STEAM EDUCATION TO OVER 50 BROOKLYN SCHOOLS, INCLUDING 11 HYDROPONIC LABS, 3 MAKER SPACES, CULINARY ARTS LAB, AND CREATIVE LAB
November 7, 2019
AMID RISING TENSION BETWEEN POLICE AND YOUTH, BP ADAMS, ADVOCATES ANNOUNCE NEW “KNOW YOUR RIGHTS” PEER-TO-PEER PILOT PROGRAM IN NYC SCHOOLS November 5, 2019
BP ADAMS, NYCT PRESIDENT ANDY BYFORD, COUNCIL MAJORITY LEADER CUMBO, AND OTHERS UNVEIL PLAQUE COMMEMMORATING MALBONE STREET WRECK, THE DEADLIEST TRAIN CRASH IN THE HISTORY OF THE NYC SUBWAY
November 1, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON LANDMARK ANIMAL WELFARE LEGISLATIVE PACKAGE IN CITY COUNCIL October 30, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY COUNCIL LEGISLATION REGARDING COMMERCIAL WASTE ZONES
October 30, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ESTABLISHING DIWALI AS A CITY-RECOGNIZED HOLIDAY October 28, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON FILMED FIGHT BETWEEN COPS AND TEENS AT JAY STREET-METROTECH STATION
October 27, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ANNOUNCEMENT OF DFS INVESTIGATION INTO DEED FRAUD IN BROOKLYN October 23, 2019
AS TRAFFIC FATALITIES CLIMB IN BROOKLYN, BP ADAMS TO JOIN FAMILIES FOR SAFE STREETS AND FAITH LEADERS TO HOST CLERGY FORUM ON TRAFFIC VIOLENCE
October 22, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY COUNCIL VOTE TO CLOSE RIKERS ISLAND AND OPEN BOROUGH-BASED JAIL SYSTEM October 17, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF REPRESENTATIVE ELIJAH E. CUMMINGS
October 17, 2019
AFTER STARTLING REPORT SHOWS DRAMATIC INCREASE IN SUICIDE ATTEMPTS AMONG BLACK TEENAGERS, BP ADAMS AND STAKEHOLDERS CALL FOR INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS, INCLUDING YOUTH-LED HACK-A-THON, TO IMPROVE MENTAL HEALTH FOR YOUNG PEOPLE OF COLOR October 16, 2019
AS ATTENDANCE TO CITY PARKS CONTINUES TO GROW, BP ADAMS UNVEILS $500,000 CAPITAL GRANT FOR GREEN-WOOD CEMETERY’S EDUCATION AND WELCOME CENTER
October 15, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CROWN HEIGHTS MASS SHOOTING October 12, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PSC ACTION AGAINST NATIONAL GRID REGARDING SERVICE MORATORIUM
October 11, 2019
AFTER REPORT REVEALS BROOKLYN HAD THE MOST BUILDINGS WITH HEAT AND HOT WATER COMPLAINTS IN THE PAST YEAR, BP ADAMS UNVEILS $250,000 INVESTMENT IN NEW BOILERS FOR CADMAN TOWERS October 10, 2019
BP ADAMS AND THE NEW YORK ACADEMY OF MEDICINE UNVEIL FINDINGS FROM THEIR BOROUGHWIDE SURVEY OF SENIORS, INCLUDING RECOMMENDATIONS TO CREATE “AGE-FRIENDLY BROOKLYN”
October 7, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON 10 YEAR OLD CYCLIST KILLED IN TRAFFIC CRASH IN KENSINGTON October 6, 2019
BP ADAMS HONORS LATEST “HEROES OF THE MONTH,” INCLUDING WOMAN WHO DRAINED LONG ISLAND EXPRESSWAY WITH TRAFFIC CONE DURING JULY RAINSTORM AND MAN WHO DISTRIBUTED OVER 9,000 WATER BOTTLES DURING NEWARK WATER CRISIS
October 3, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF BEDFORD-STUYVESANT AMUBLANCE CORPS FOUNDER JAMES “ROCKY” ROBINSONS September 27, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON DOJ INVESTIGATION OF METROPOLITAN DETENTION CENTER September 27, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PAY EQUITY FOR EMT’S AND PARAMEDICS September 25, 2019
FOLLOWING REPORTS OF PROPOSED BAN ON CHOCOLATE MILK IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS, BP ADAMS RELEASES VIDEO ON STARTLING HEALTH FACTS September 20, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON BROOKLYN CYCLONES’ NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP September 11, 2019
AS RAT INFESTATIONS GROW IN BROOKLYN, BP ADAMS UNVEILS RESULTS OF NEW RAT TRAP PILOT PROGRAM AROUND BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL September 5, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF RETIRED NYPD SERGEANT ON STATEN ISLAND September 3, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ODESSA-MIDLAND SHOOTING August 31, 2019
BP ADAMS JOINS WITH THE IDEA ROOM CORP. TO LAUNCH THE INAUGURAL BROOKLYN CARIBBEAN LITERARY FESTIVAL CELEBRATING NOTABLE AUTHORS OF CARIBBEAN DESCENT August 30, 2019
OFFICE OF THE BROOKLYN BOROUGH PRESIDENT PARTNERS WITH DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN PARTNERSHIP AND JAZZ FOUNDATION OF AMERICA TO BRING JAZZ CONCERTS TO DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN August 27, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON COMMISSIONER O’NEILL’S DECISION REGARDING DEATH OF ERIC GARNER August 19, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF JOHNNY RIOS AND ROBERT ECHEVERRÍA, 8TH AND 9TH NYPD OFFICERS TO TAKE THEIR OWN LIVES THIS YEAR August 17, 2019
BLACK LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS JOIN BP ADAMS TO ANNOUNCE THEIR PROGRAM TO TEACH INNER-CITY YOUTH HOW TO FLY PLANES August 7, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MASS SHOOTINGS IN DAYTON AND EL PASO August 4, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON NYPD DEPARTMENTAL DISCIPLINARY HEARING REGARDING DEATH OF ERIC GARNER August 2, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITY COUNCIL’S “GROWING FOOD EQUITY IN NEW YORK CITY” REPORT August 1, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CYCLIST KILLED IN SUNSET PARK TODAY July 28, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF NYPD SERGEANT TERRANCE MCAVOY July 28, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE MASS SHOOTING AT BROWNSVILLE OLD TIMERS DAY July 28, 2019
BP ADAMS AND BROOKLYN ARTS COUNCIL AWARD $22K+ IN DESTINATION>BROOKLYN MINI-GRANTS TO LOCAL TOURISM-FOCUSED CREATIVES July 25, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MAYOR DE BLASIO’S “GREEN WAVE” BICYCLE PLAN July 25, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE RESIGNATION OF PUERTO RICO GOVERNOR RICARDO ROSSELLO July 25, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ASSAULT OF HINDU PRIEST IN GLEN OAKS, QUEENS July 25, 2019
FOLLOWING SUCCESSFUL FREE MORTGAGE ASSISTANCE CLINIC, BP ADAMS THANKS COMMUNITY PARTNERS ASSISTING BROOKLYN HOMEOWNERS AMID FORECLOSURE CRISIS July 24, 2019
STATEMENT FROM BP ADAMS ON SENATE’S PASSAGE OF NEVER FORGET THE HEROES: JAMES ZADROGA, RAY PFEIFER, AND LUIS ALVAREZ PERMANENT AUTHORIZATION OF THE SEPTEMBER 11TH VICTIM COMPENSATION FUND ACT July 23, 2019
BP ADAMS LEADS COALITION OF CITYWIDE ADVOCATES AND COMMUNITY LEADERS IN CALL FOR NEW MODEL OF MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENT IN FUTURE REZONINGS July 19, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON DOJ DECISION REGARDING DEATH OF ERIC GARNER July 17, 2019
IN WAKE OF RECENT NYPD SUICIDES, BP ADAMS JOINS PATROLMEN’S BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION, WELLNESS EXPERTS, AND ADVOCATES TO CALL ON CITY TO IMPLEMENT MEDITATION AND MINDFULNESS TRAINING FOR ALL POLICE OFFICERS July 12, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF HÉCTOR FIGUEROA July 12, 2019
BOROUGH PRESIDENT ADAMS UNVEILS RECOMMENDATIONS ON BOROUGH-BASED JAIL PROPOSAL July 9, 2019
BP ADAMS INVITES BROOKLYNITES TO UPCOMING WINGATE CONCERT SERIES, WITH FREE SHOWS HONORING BELOVED BIG-NAME ENTERTAINERS July 3, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON SUPREME COURT DECISION REGARDING 2020 CENSUS CITIZENSHIP QUESTION June 27, 2019
BP ADAMS JOINS WITH DAIRUS GRIFFITHS, A VICTIM OF A PREDATORY HOUSING SCAM, AND HIS FAMILY TO ANNOUNCE GOFUNDME CAMPAIGN TO KEEP FAMILY IN THEIR HOME June 25, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON SHOOTING AT ST. JOHNS PLACE AND SCHENECTADY AVENUE LAST NIGHT June 21, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSAGE OF STATE LAW TO DECRIMINALIZE MARIJUANA June 21, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON FY20 CITY BUDGET June 20, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CHARTER REVIEW COMMISSION’S VOTE AGAINST DEMOCRACY VOUCHERS June 19, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ANTI-ARAB GRAFFITI DISCOVERED AT BUS SHELTER IN SHEEPSHEAD BAY June 17, 2019
BOROUGH PRESIDENT ADAMS AND 400 FOUNDATION LAUNCH “RELEASE THE DATA” CAMPAIGN, CALLING FOR FAIR, DATA-DRIVEN, AND DIVERSITY-FORWARD COMMITMENT BEFORE STATE LEGISLATURE CONSIDERS PASSING CONSTRUCTION PREVAILING WAGE PROPOSAL June 11, 2019
BP ADAMS AND COUNCIL MEMBERS CALL FOR EQUAL BENEFITS FOR NYPD OFFICERS WHO SERVED AS CADETS June 10, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF NYPD DETECTIVE JOSEPH CALABRESE June 6, 2019
BP ADAMS HONORS BROOKLYN’S LATEST “HEROES OF THE MONTH,” INCLUDING 10-YEAR OLD FOUNDER OF ONLINE THRIFT STORE FOR LOW-INCOME PARENTS June 5, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSAGE OF STATE LEGISLATION REQUIRING PLANT-BASED FOOD OPTIONS IN HOSPITALS June 4, 2019
BP ADAMS AND LOCALIZE.CITY LAUNCH NEW ONLINE TOOL TO OFFER BROOKLYN RESIDENTS UNPARALLELED INSIGHTS ABOUT THEIR HOMES AND NEIGHBORHOODS May 28, 2019
BP ADAMS AND CM REYNOSO JOINT STATEMENT ON CB 1 VEHICLE PURCHASE May 25, 2019
BP ADAMS SUBMITS TESTIOMY TO STATE LEGISLATURE CALLING FOR EXTENDED RENT REGULATIONS AND EXPANDED TENANT PROTECTIONS May 17, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ELECTION OF COUNCIL MEMBER-ELECT LOUIS May 15, 2019
BP ADAMS ANNOUNCES WINNING PARTICIPATORY BUDGETING PROJECTS ACROSS BROOKLYN FUNDED BY HIS $1M+ INVESTMENT May 13, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON FINANCIAL CHALLENGES FACING WEEKSVILLE HERITAGE CENTER May 7, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF FORMER COUNCIL MEMBER LEW FIDLER May 5, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF QUEENS DA RICHARD BROWN May 4, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON NEW RULE ALLOWING ACCESS-A-RIDE VEHICLES IN DEDICATED BUS LANES May 2, 2019
BP ADAMS AND THE CAMPAIGN AGAINST HUNGER LAUNCH NEW “FRESH VIBES MARKET” RV, BRINGING BELOW-MARKET PRICE PRODUCE AND COOKING DEMOS TO BROOKLYN’S FOOD DESERTS April 25, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON NYC’S GREEN NEW DEAL April 22, 2019
BP ADAMS AND GREEN LIGHT NY COALITION RALLY SUPPORT BEHIND DRIVER’S LICENSES FOR ALL NEW YORKERS, AT BROOKLYN’S CELEBRATION OF IMMIGRANT DAY OF FRIENDSHIP April 17, 2019
JOINED BY LOCAL STUDENTS AND FINANCIAL EXPERTS, BP ADAMS URGES HEARINGS ON STATE LEGISLATION TO ESTABLISH FINANCIAL EDUCATION CURRICULUM FOR ALL HIGH SCHOOLERS IN NEW YORK April 10, 2019
BP ADAMS AND CHANCELLOR CARRANZA ANNOUNCE FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND GRANT TO HELP ESTABLISH YOGA AND MINDFULNESS IN CLASSROOMS ACROSS BROOKLYN April 8, 2019
BP ADAMS AND PBP UNVEIL RESULTS OF FIRST-IN-THE-NATION PARTICIPATORY BUDGETING VOTE FOCUSED ON SCHOOL SAFETY April 8, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CREATION OF EXPERT PANEL TO EVALUATE RECONSTRUCTION OF BQE TRIPLE CANTILEVER April 3, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON MULTI-STATE LAWSUIT AGAINST USDA FOR WEAKENING FEDERAL NUTRITIONAL GUIDELINES FOR NATIONAL SCHOOL LUNCH PROGRAM April 3, 2019
FOLLOWING LANDMARK COURT DECISION AGAINST SIX HOMES IN CITY’S TPT PROGRAM, BP ADAMS DEMANDS HPD RETURN SEIZED BUILDINGS TO ALL IMPACTED SMALL PROPERTY OWNERS March 31, 2019
BP ADAMS ENCOURAGES SMALL NON-PROFITS CITYWIDE TO APPLY FOR $2M IN FEE WAIVER FUNDS TO REDUCE SCHOOL SPACE COSTS FOR COMMUNITY PROGRAMS March 28, 2019
NYCEDC, BOROUGH PRESIDENT ADAMS, AND COUNCIL MEMBER TREYGER SECURE LONG-TERM FUNDING FOR FREE COMMUNITY CONCERTS IN CONEY ISLAND March 21, 2019
IN RESPONSE TO ONGOING NATIONWIDE OPIOID CRISIS, BP ADAMS ONCE AGAIN OFFERS BROOKLYNITES FREE ‘HOW TO SAVE A LIFE’ OVERDOSE PREVENTION NALOXONE TRAININGS March 19, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON CITYWIDE MEATLESS MONDAYS IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS March 11, 2019
BP ADAMS, STATE SENATOR MONTGOMERY, AND ASSEMBLY MEMBER WRIGHT ANNOUNCE JOINT LEGISLATIVE HEARING TO EXAMINE CITY’S HOMEOWNERSHIP HOUSING CRISIS March 8, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY March 8, 2019
BP ADAMS HONORS BROOKLYN’S LATEST “HEROES OF THE MONTH,” INCLUDING NYPD SERGEANT WHO SAVED TEEN ON MANHATTAN BRIDGE AND LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS THAT PROVIDED FREE SERVICES TO FEDERAL WORKERS DURING GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN March 7, 2019
TO COMBAT BROOKLYN’S STRUGGLES WITH $600M+ IN MEDICARE AND MEDICAID FRAUD, BP ADAMS AND BWICA LAUNCH BOROUGHWIDE PATROL FOCUSED ON SCAM DETECTION AND PROTECTION March 1, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON ELECTION OF PUBLIC ADVOCATE-ELECT WILLIAMS February 27, 2019
AS PART OF HIS ONGOING MISSION TO EXPAND FINANCIAL EDUCATION, BP ADAMS ENCOURAGES BROOKLYNITES TO TAKE PART IN AMERICA SAVES WEEK February 25, 2019
IN LATEST ROUND OF DESTINATION>BROOKLYN MINI-GRANTS, BP ADAMS AND BROOKLYN ARTS COUNCIL AWARD $22K+ TO GROW LOCAL TOURISM February 19, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON FATAL SHOOTING OF NYPD DETECTIVE BRIAN SIMONSEN February 12, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON INHUMANE CONDITIONS AT THE METROPOLITAN DETENTION CENTER February 2, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON FEDERAL-CITY NYCHA AGREEMENT January 31, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE STATE LEGISLATURE’S PASSAGE OF GUN VIOLENCE PREVENTION REFORMS January 31, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSING OF FORMER BROOKLYN DA CHARLES HYNES January 30, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON HATE CRIME ATTACK AGAINST JUSSIE SMOLLETT January 30, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON DEADLY HAMMER ATTACK AT SEAPORT BUFFET January 24, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE PASSAGE OF THE JOSÉ PERALTA NEW YORK STATE DREAM ACT January 23, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON PASSAGE OF THE REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH ACT January 22, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON SEXUAL ASSAULT AT THE PROGRESSIVE BAPTIST CHURCH OF BROWNSVILLE January 20, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE PASSAGE OF GENDA January 15, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE PASSAGE OF ELECTION REFORMS IN THE STATE LEGISLATURE January 15, 2019
BP ADAMS AND BROOKLYN COMMUNITY FOUNDATION PRESIDENT CLARKE JOINT STATEMENT ON 2020 CENSUS CITIZENSHIP QUESTION January 15, 2019
IN RESPONSE TO PROPOSED CHANGES TO L TRAIN SHUTDOWN PLAN, BP ADAMS AND BP BREWER LEAD ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES FROM BROOKLYN AND MANHATTAN IN PURSUIT OF KEY COMMITMENTS PRIOR TO MTA BOARD VOTE January 14, 2019
IN RESPONSE TO CHRONIC RUSH HOUR CONCERNS FOR COMMUTERS, BP ADAMS, BP ODDO, CM BRANNAN, CM MATTEO, AND CM MENCHACA ASK MAYOR DE BLASIO TO HELP ALLEVIATE PROBLEMS WITH HOV3+ LANE TRAVERSING BROOKLYN AND STATEN ISLAND January 10, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE EXPANSION OF NYC FERRY SERVICE TO CONEY ISLAND January 10, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF EL PUENTE FOUNDER LUIS GARDEN ACOSTA January 9, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON GUARANTEED HEALTH CARE FOR ALL NEW YORKERS January 8, 2019
BP ADAMS OPENS APPLICATION PERIOD FOR FY20 CAPITAL BUDGET PROCESS January 7, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF FDNY FIREFIGHTER STEVEN POLLARD January 7, 2019
BP ADAMS ENCOURAGES CIVIC-MINDED BROOKLYNITES OF ALL BACKGROUNDS TO APPLY FOR COMMUNITY BOARD MEMBERSHIP AHEAD OF 2019 CYCLE DEADLINE January 4, 2019
BP ADAMS STATEMENT ON 2018’S RECORD-LOW NUMBER OF HOMICIDES IN BROOKLYN January 3, 2019

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