Press Releases

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan Attends the Astoria/LIC NAACP Annual Freedom Fund Luncheon

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan, Minister Lorraine Moore, Guest Speaker and Edwin Cadiz, NAACP Community Service Award Honoree.
Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan attended the Astoria/LIC NAACP Annual Freedom Fund Luncheon to commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday.“Congratulations to Edwin Cadiz, this year’s NAACP Community Service Award Honoree,” said...

4th Annual Gantry Education Fair

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan with Dana Aussenberg, Gantry Parent Association Co-Chair and Allison Sromek, Digital & Design Chair, Gantry Parent Association.
On Saturday December 7, Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan stopped by and participated in the 4th Annual Gantry Education Fair sponsored by the Gantry Parent Association. “Thank you to the Gantry Parent Association for organizing this wonderful annual...

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan Attends Fall Family Feast at Jacob Riis Settlement House

Assemblywoman Nolan with Marion Jeffries, President of the LIC/Astoria NAACP, Mr. & Mrs. Smith and several residents of Queensbridge Houses.
On Saturday November 16, Assemblywoman Nolan attended the Fall Family feast at Jacob Riis Settlement House. “I was happy to join many seniors and residents at the Fall family feast at Jacob Riis” said Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan. “Thank...

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan Attends Seneca Avenue Stroll

Assemblywoman Nolan with Linda & Steve Monte of the Onderdonk House.
On Saturday October 26, Assemblywoman Nolan stopped by the Myrtle Avenue Business Improvement District’s (BID) Seneca Avenue Stroll street festival. “I had a wonderful time with all of the residents and businesses that participated at the annual...

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan Attends the Halloween Parade in Long Island City

Assemblywoman Nolan with several residents and children participating in the Halloween parade.
On Saturday October 26, Assemblywoman Nolan attended the Halloween Parade in Long Island City. “The LIC Halloween Parade has become a great annual tradition for the parents and children in Long Island City” said Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan....

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan honored at the 9th Annual LIC YMCA Wine Tasting & Community Hero Awards Benefit

Assemblywoman Nolan accepting an award at the 9th Annual LIC YMCA Wine Tasting Event.
On Thursday October 17, Assemblywoman Nolan was one of the honorees at this year’s LIC YMCA Wine Tasting event. “Thank you to the Long Island City YMCA for this tremendous honor” said Assemblywoman Nolan. “The LIC YMCA is a wonderful...

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan Recently Met With Captain Victoria Perry, the Commanding Officer of the 104th Precinct

Assemblywoman Nolan with Captain Perry and Diane Ballek.
“It was great to meet Captain Perry and discuss many issues about our community” said Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan. “The 104 is lucky to get such a talented leader, only the second woman to be the CO in our area. I look forward to working...

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan Host State Fair at Sunnyside Community Services

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan with Detective Marc Torres & Officer Arber of the 108th Police Precinct.
Assemblywoman Nolan hosted a State Fair with Sunnyside Community Services this past Thursday, bringing representatives from more than fifteen agencies and community groups to connect with Sunnyside seniors and constituents.“It is important that we...

Statement on the Flooding of Court Square Subway Station

On Wednesday night in the Court Square subway station, a flood of water from a nearby construction site broke through a wall and flooded the station, carrying one man across the platform and frighteningly close to an oncoming train. This was a completely...

Statement from Assemblywoman Nolan Regarding the Farm Laborers Fair Labor Practices Act

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Our Assembly Majority has a proud history of passing workers' rights legislation, a tradition which has continued with the passage of the Farm Laborers Fair Labor Practices Act. I am very proud to have carried this legislation for many years, and...

Assemblywoman Nolan, Colleagues, Business and Community Leaders Call on NYC Department of Transportation to Delay Installation of Bus Lane on Fresh Pond Road

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On Thursday July 18, Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan joined her colleagues in government along with business and community leaders to call on the NYC Department of Transportation to delay the installation of a bus lane on Fresh Pond Road.“The traffic...

Assemblywoman Nolan Holds Mobile Office Hours

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Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan once again held mobile office hours at the Sunnyside Library. “It is important always to meet people in our community” said Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan. “For many years, I have held mobile office hours...

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan Attends Annual Independence Day Celebration at Astoria Park

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On Thursday, June 28 Assemblywoman Nolan attended the Central Astoria Local Development Corporation’s Annual Independence Day celebration at Astoria Park.“I am always happy to join Central Astoria at their Annual Independence Day celebration”...

Please find my comments to the NYC Department of Transportation regarding upcoming changes to Fresh Pond Road

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan Marches in the Sunnyside Flag Day Parade

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On Saturday June 8, Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan participated and marched in the annual Sunnyside Flag Day Parade. “I am always honored to participate and march in the annual Sunnyside Flag Day Parade” said Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan. “As...

Statement on the Proposed Closure of Astoria Houses Senior Center

The administration’s proposal to close the Astoria Houses Senior Center, and to transport the seniors over to the RAICES - Astoria Center, is unacceptable. The Astoria Houses center has a lunch program, offers several daily activities for the seniors...

Statement on the New York State Supreme Court decision on Farmworkers Rights

Today the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department, reached the decision that the law barring farmworkers in New York State from organizing for the purposes of collective bargaining is not allowed under the New York...

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan Attends the St. Pats for All Parade

Assemblywoman Nolan with NYS Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, Captain Michael Gibbs, Commanding Officer, 108th Police Precinct and Detective Mark Torres, Community Affairs, 108th Police Precinct.
On Sunday March 3rd, Assemblywoman Nolan attended the St. Pat’s for All parade on Sunnyside’s Skillman Avenue. “Congratulations to Brandon Fey and the Parade Committee for twenty years of St. Pat’s for all,” said Assemblywoman...

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan Attends Gantry Parents Association’s “Educational Landscape of LIC” Forum

Meghan Cirito, President, Gantry Parent Association, Lisa Deller, Queens Community Board 2, Lawrence Pendergast, Executive Superintendent for Queens North, NYC Department of Education and Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan.
On Saturday, March 2nd, at Hunters Point Community Middle School, Assemblywoman Nolan participated in a panel discussion, “Educational Landscape of LIC,” organized by the Gantry Parents Association.“It is crucial that we remain united as...

Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan Meets with Several Foster Youth Students

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On Tuesday, January 29 Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan met with representatives of the Fostering Youth Alliance.“As a youth life throws you challenges. For many foster youths, our challenges are doubled” states Melanie Thompson, social work student...