Stay informed about the Coronavirus



As a novel Coronavirus – COVID-19 – continues to affect our daily lives, New York State and federal health officials are continuing efforts to enact policies that keep New Yorkers safe, stop the spread and #flattenthecurve.

We hope you find the information below to be informative and helpful. If you are in need of information or assistance, please don'''t hesitate to contact our office. We regretfully have suspended in person appointments and meetings, due to public health considerations. We are eager to continue assisting constituents by telephone and email. Please leave a message on our voicemail with your name, address and phone number and our staff will return your call:

Phone: 212.288.4607

Email: SeawrightR@NYAssembly.gov

Sincerely,
Rebecca

Coronavirus COVID-19 Special Report Friday, March 12, 2021

Coronavirus COVID-19 Special Report Friday, March 5, 2021

Coronavirus COVID-19 Special Report Friday, February 26, 2021

Coronavirus COVID-19 Special Report Friday, February 12, 2021

Coronavirus COVID-19 Special Report Friday, February 5, 2021

Coronavirus COVID-19 Special Report Friday January 29, 2021

Coronavirus COVID-19 Special Report: Friday, January 22, 2021

DECEMBER 29, 2020: Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report

Coronavirus COVID-19 Special Report: Friday, December 11, 2020

Coronavirus COVID-19 Special Report Nov 13

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report: August 28, 2020

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report: August 7, 2020

July 31, 2020 Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report

Seawright's Virtual Town Hall Tuesday on Combating Anti-Semitism

Seawright Hosts Virtual Town Hall Tuesday: Combating Anti-Semitism

The distinguished panel included JCRC-NY President Cheryl Fishbein, Executive Director of the NY Board of Rabbi's, Rabbi Joseph Potasnik, Jewish insider's Managing Editor and former Campus Director for the Simon Wiesenthal Center Melissa Weiss,...

July 24, 2020: Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report

July 17, 2020: Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report

Roosevelt Island Community Forum

We held our July 14 Virtual Town Hall Tuesday as a Roosevelt Island community forum with Shelton Haynes, Acting President and CEO of the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC). Next week we discuss New Yorkers with Special Needs.Watch the town...

Join Us Tonight for Virtual Town Hall Tuesday: "Roosevelt Island Community Forum"

Re-Opening Our Neighborhood Town Hall Part 2

This week’s Virtual Town Hall Tuesday was with the New York State Department of Financial Services, New York City Transit, and the IRS Office of the Taxpayer Advocate. On Tuesday, July 14, the Virtual Town Hall will be a Roosevelt Island community...

July 10, 2020: Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report

July 2, 2020: Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report

June 30, 2020: Virtual Town Hall Tuesday On "Re-Opening Our Neighborhood"

We held our June 30 Virtual Town Hall Tuesday on “Re-Opening Our Neighborhood” and were joined by the Honorable Pete Grannis, First Deputy State Comptroller, Chairwoman of Manhattan Community Board 8 Alida Camp, President of the Manhattan Chamber...

June 26, 2020: Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report

June 18, 2020: Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report

June 16, 2020: Virtual Town Hall Tuesday

We held our June 16 Virtual Town Hall Tuesday on LGBTQ+ Activism and Advocacy and were joined by Judith Kasen-Windsor, Public Speaker, LGBTQ+ Activist and Advocate; Melissa Sklarz, Senior Government Relations Strategist for SAGE services and advocacy...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Special Report: June 12, 2020

6/9 Virtual Town Hall Tuesday: HUMAN RIGHTS

This week for our Virtual Town Hall Tuesday, we were honored to be joined by New York State Attorney General Tish James, Interim Commissioner Johnathan J. Smith of the Division of Human Rights, , Director of Manhattan Community Service Center for New...

June 9, 2020: Join Us For A Human Rights Virtual Town Hall Tuesday @ 7pm On Facebook Live!

June 5, 2020: Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report

June 2, 2020: My Statement On Recent Violence And Protests In America, Repeal 50-A, Virtual Housing Town Hall, Housing Legal Clinic

May 29, 2020: Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report

May 26, 2020: Tuesday Townhall: Parks & Recreation

We held our May 26 virtual Townhall Tuesday on Parks & Recreation. We heard from NYC Regional Director of New York State Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation Leslie Wright, NYC Parks Manhattan Borough Commissioner William Castro, and Executive...

May 26, 2020: Virtual Town Hall Tuesday Reminder

May 22, 2020: Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report

May 19, 2020 Virtual Town Hall

We held our May 19 virtual Townhall Tuesday on Mental Health. We heard from Student Leader of the Manhattan Student Leadership Council Julia Wischnevsky, Executive Director of Super Happy Healthy Kids Esther Yang, and Best-Selling Author of “Healing...

May 19, 2020: Virtual Town Hall Tuesday

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report: May 15, 2020

May 12, 2020: Virtual Town Hall Tuesday

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Special Report: May 8, 2020

May 7, 2020: Assembly Members Seawright & Quart With FDNY Firefighters To Hold Pre-Mother’s Day Celebration For Hospital & Healthcare Hero Moms

Feeding NYC Town Hall Video

We held our May 5 virtual Townhall Tuesday on “Feeding NYC.” We heard from special guest Comptroller Scott Stringer, Commissioner Lorraine A. Cortés-Vázquez, Associate Commissioner of Direct and Social Services (DFTA), Director...

April 28, 2020: Education Town Hall

We held our April 28 virtual Townhall Tuesday on education and distance learning. We learned about K-12 education with special guest speakers Maud Maron, President of Community Education Council D2 and Adrienne Austin, the Acting Deputy Chancellor for...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Special Report: April 24, 2019

April 23, 2020: Town Hall On Cyber Security

We held our April 21 virtual Townhall Tuesday on cyber security and scam prevention. We heard from Alex Bores, cofounder of Foresight2020 and Todd Marlin, Ernst & Young Global Forensic & Integrity Services Technology & Innovation Leader....

Tonight! Virtual Town Hall Tuesday on Cyber Security and Scam Prevention

Tuesday Townhall: Crime and Public Safety

We held our April 14 virtual Townhall Tuesday on crime and public safety. We heard from our 19th Precinct’s Commanding Officer Inspector Kathleen Walsh and Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation’s Public Safety Department’s Chief Kevin...

April 9, 2020: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Special Report

Tuesday Townhall: Senior Citizens and the Homebound Elderly

On Tuesday, A on the issues facing senior citizens and the homebound elderly during the COVID-19 pandemic.It was a pleasure to hear from our special guest experts on senior and social services Robin Strashun of the non-profit Search and Care, and Marissa...

April 3, 2020 Special Report

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Special Report

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Special Report

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Special Report