Carlina Rivera
Democrat for New York City Council District 2

Carlina In The News

Housing Advocacy

Tenants Accuse Landlord Of Trying To Muscle Them Out Of East Village Building - CBS
Details Emerge About Plan for Private Buildings on NYCHA Land - City Limits

Health Care

More Beth Israel Hospital Beds - The Villager

Fighting Gentrification and Displacement

Loisaida: Con letras, sabor e historia - El Diario NY
Plan To Redevelop LES Site Clears Zoning Hurdle - NY1

Small Business Preservation

Pols lead cash mob crawl on 2nd Ave - The Villager
Gentrification Displaces Latino Business Owners in Manhattan - Voices of NY
The secret to a New York culinary institution's longevity - CNBC

Superstorm Sandy

LES Residents Still Without Power and Heat Threaten Rent Strike - DNAinfo
Watch Preparations For Sunday’s Epic Climate March, Then Join In - Bedford and Bowery

2nd Ave Explosion

Petition for Street Co-naming for Victims of Gas Explosion - DNAinfo
NYers of the Week: Residents Came to Aid of Distressed in Immediate Aftermath of East Village Explosion - NY1
Parkside Lounge fundraiser brings in more than $5K for LES Ready! - EV Grieve