Tag: Senator Roxanne Persaud

Offices Are Closed, But Work Continues For State Lawmakers

Phones are ringing off the hook and emails are arriving nonstop from constituents worried about their future in the age of coronavirus. Although elected officials from Brooklyn have physically closed their offices to help stem the spread of COVID-19, they ...

Among the honorees were firefighters, EMTs and students, as well as a government official, a social worker, a librarian, an engineer and an author, at Brooklyn Hospital. 

Persaud Honors Contributions of 19 ‘Powerful’ East Brooklynites

Nineteen Brooklynites who have made significant contributions in transforming their communities and institutions in and around Senator Roxanne Persaud’s District 19 were recognized with the “Power 19 Award” on Tuesday.  The senator welcomed the honorees, among which were firefighters, EMTs and ...

Sen. Persaud's College Resource Fair will take place on Saturday, May 18.

Dozens of Colleges Headed to East New York Resource Fair

Senator Roxanne Persaud is hosting her annual College Resource Fair, welcoming more than a dozen colleges, representatives and admissions personnel, on Saturday, May 18, at Thomas Jefferson Educational Campus.  The event, held in partnership with the Department of Education, Senator Julia Salazar, ...