Publications

Statements and Testimony

Illegal Hotel Bill Intro. 534

Assembly Member Richard N. GottfriedTestimony before the New York City Council Housing & Buildings CommitteeDecember 3, 2007 My name is Assembly Member Richard N. Gottfried. I represent the 75th Assembly District in Manhattan, which includes the...

Congregation Shearith Israel Application

Assembly Member Richard N. GottfriedTestimony before the New York City Board of Standards and AppealsTuesday, November 27, 2007 My name is Richard N. Gottfried. I am the Assembly Member representing the 75th Assembly District, which includes Congregation...

Support Congestion Pricing

Assembly Member Richard N. GottfriedTestimony before the NYC Traffic Congestion Mitigation CommissionPublic Hearing, Thursday, October 25, 2007Hunter College, New York City My name is Richard N. Gottfried. I represent the 75th Assembly District,...

NYCHA Must Find Appropriate Ways to Cover Deficit

Testimony by Assembly Member Richard N. GottfriedBefore the Department of Housing and Community RenewalMonday September 24, 2007 My name is Richard Gottfried. I represent the 75th Assembly District in Manhattan, including the New York City Housing...

Protect The Affordability Of Former Mitchell Lama Apartments

Testimony by Assembly Member Richard N. GottfriedBefore the Department of Housing and Community RenewalMonday September 24, 2007 My name is Richard N. Gottfried. I represent the 75th Assembly District in Manhattan, which includes Chelsea, Hellís Kitchen,...

Protecting the Chelsea Historic District

Testimony by Assembly Member Richard N. GottfriedCommunity Board 4 Public Hearing I am the Assembly Member representing the 75th Assembly District, which includes the General Theological Seminary. Thank you to Community Board 4 for holding this hearing....

Donít Accommodate Union Square Park Commercialization; Build the Playground Now

My name is Richard N. Gottfried. I represent the 75th Assembly District in Manhattan, including the neighborhoods of Chelsea, Clinton, Midtown, Murray Hill, and part of the Upper West Side. My district borders Union Square Park to the north and west....

Preserving Ladies Mile: 16 West 18th Street

My name is Richard N. Gottfried. I am the Assembly Member for the 75th Assembly District in Manhattan, which includes the Ladies Mile Historic District as well as the neighborhoods of Midtown, Chelsea, Clinton, Murray Hill, and part of the Upper West...

Invest In New York City: Support the Transportation Bond Act

My name is Richard N. Gottfried. I am the Assembly Member for the 75th Assembly District, which includes the neighborhoods of Chelsea, Clinton/Hellís Kitchen, Midtown, Murray Hill and part of the Upper West Side. I regret that, because of a meeting in...

Save the Manhattan VA Hospital

The 2005 Summer Reading Challenge - Sponsored by Assemblymember Richard N. Gottfried

West Side Stadium: The Wrong Choice for New York

I am Assembly Member Richard N. Gottfried. I represent the 75th Assembly District in Manhattan, which includes the MTA's West Side Rail Yards, the proposed location of the West Side stadium. I am also speaking on behalf of U.S. Representative Jerry Nadler,...

Planning for the West Sideís Future

I am Assembly Member Richard N. Gottfried. I represent the 75th Assembly District in Manhattan, which includes Clinton, Chelsea, Midtown, Murray Hill, and part of the Upper West Side, including the entire area that the Bloomberg Administration has proposed...

Dignity for All Students Act

I appreciate this opportunity to comment on Intro. 188A, the Dignity for All Students Act. I regret that, because of the Assembly session, I am unable to appear today in person. I would like to thank the Chair of the Education Committee, Councilmember...

Stadium/West Side

It is outrageous that the Governor and Mayor are announcing their West Side stadium proposal as though it were a done deal. The public approval process has not even begun. The Hell's Kitchen and Chelsea communities have been kept completely in...

Landmarks

I represent the 75th Assembly District in Manhattan, which includes the neighborhoods of Chelsea, Clinton, Midtown, part of the Upper West Side, and Murray Hill. I regret that, due to the legislative session in Albany, I am unable to appear today in person. I...

Sensible Development for Hell's Kitchen South

I am Assembly Member Richard N. Gottfried. I represent the 75th Assembly District in Manhattan, which includes Clinton, Chelsea, Midtown, Murray Hill, and part of the Upper West Side. In particular, it includes almost all of the proposed study area...

Equal Benefits Bill

My name is Richard N. Gottfried. I represent the 75th Assembly District in Manhattan, which includes the neighborhoods of Clinton, Chelsea, Midtown, part of the Upper West Side, and Murray Hill. I appreciate this opportunity to comment on Intro. 271,...

Statement In Support of the Dignity in All Schools Act

My name is Richard N. Gottfried. I represent the 75th Assembly District in Manhattan, which includes the neighborhoods of Clinton, Chelsea, Midtown, part of the Upper West Side, and Murray Hill. I appreciate this opportunity to comment on Intro. 418,...

West Chelsea Rezoning

My name is Richard N. Gottfried. I represent the 75th Assembly District in Manhattan, which includes the Chelsea neighborhood and the proposed rezoning area. I appreciate this opportunity to comment on the Department of City Planningís proposed rezoning...