In the Council, hearings are held on to discuss: medical care for some 9/11 rescue workers; the blackout in Queens; emergency preparedness at senior centers; and community access television.
The MTA’s sale of the West Side Rail Yards is discussed at a hearing held by Assemblyman Richard Brodsky.
Brooklyn Democratic County Leader Vito Lopez speaks to the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce.
Eliot Spitzer introduces “Corporate Leaders for Spitzer.”
Young Republicans hold their monthly Speaker’s Forum.
Log Cabins Republicans meet to hear from several candidates.
Stars from The Sopranos raise cash for Bronx state Senate candidate Jay Savino.
— Azi Paybarah