• Safeguarding Consumers

    As Chair of the Consumer Affairs Committee, Dan has authored legislation to shield consumers from deceptive or illegal practices. 

  • Supporting Small Businesses

    Dan has advocated for local businsesses-- launching the "Shop 2nd Avenue" campaign to support businesses impacted by the Second Avenue Subway construction and negotiating for reimbursement of power costs for businesses impacted by the 2007 steam pipe explosion. 

  • FIGHTING FOR A RESPONSIBLE BUDGET

    As Manhattan Delegation Co-Chair and member of the Council's Budget Negotiating team, Dan has been a clear and consistent voice for responsible budgeting.  He advocated saving money during surplus years and supported transparency reforms to the Council's budget process. 

  • Protecting Tenants And The Middle Class

    Dan spearheaded a multi-billion dollar bid to purchase Stuyvesant Town and Peter Cooper Village on behalf of tenants to preserve affordability for middle-class residents.  He then authored the landmark Tenant Protection Act to give tenants a right to sue for harassment. 

Latest News

Feb 14, 2017

Local lawmakers are questioning whether it makes sense for the city to be spending millions of tax dollars to protect the President-elect in Midtown. Our Courtney Gross has more from City Hall.

Feb 14, 2017

Many New York institutions may be vulnerable in a Trump presidency. And small businesses that sit in the shadow of Trump Tower will be first to fall if we don't act fast.

Feb 14, 2017

Today, New York City Council Member Dan Garodnick will introduce a bill to create a public record of all sexual assault and harassment incidents that happen inside vehicles operated by New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission-licensed companies and owners (which include Uber, Lyft, and other r

Feb 14, 2017

With the cost to protect President-elect Donald Trump and his family in New York City reported to be $1 million a day, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Council Member Dan Garodnick are calling on Trump to get the federal government to reimburse the city.

Feb 14, 2017

On Halloween, dozens of tenants holding spooky signs rallied at City Hall to bash landlords as vampires if they engage in predatory equity. The event was held prior to a City Council hearing on a package of bills that were aimed at stopping the blood-sucking practice.

Feb 14, 2017

The NYPD will have to post its full patrol guide online under legislation passed by the City Council Thursday.

Feb 14, 2017

A new City Council bill is putting pressure on developers behind noisy construction sites by making information about their mitigation plans more accessible to neighbors.

Feb 14, 2017

Aggressive drivers who pretend to be working for Uber have been preying on people at local airports, and CBS2 has learned that some are also charging false “taxes.”

Feb 14, 2017

With nearly 30,000 pending foreclosure cases in New York City last year, this crisis has lingered well past the 2008 crash. One borough has faced the brunt of it: Queens. Foreclosure rates there have jumped by 43% this year alone.

Feb 14, 2017

City Councilmembers will introduce a bill this week that would make revenge porn a crime, punishable by a $1,000 fine and up to a year in jail.

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