Events for April 19, 2006

Tomorrow morning Mark Green speaks at a Fortune Society event; and the Met Council on Housing holds a forum on home rule for New York City’s rent and eviction guidelines.

In the afternoon, Michael Chertoff and Peter King address lessons learned from Hurricane Katrina and what local governments can do to plan for future disasters at Hofstra University’s Center for Suburban Studies.

Then, Charles Schumer honors Billy Joel with a Senate proclamation noting his contributions to New York at Madison Square Garden.

In the evening, Ed Cox speaks to the Metropolitan Republican Club; and Nicholas Kristof participates in a panel discussion on “The Best Hope for Peace in Darfur.”

—Nicole Brydson