Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:27:00 PM
+ Letter to Governor: S6208 for School bus workers
1. Rally Reminder/details/background
2. School bus news item
1. Supporters of Comite Timon, including PIST, will be gathering this Saturday December 14 to chant and make music in defense of "Special education rights from NY to Puerto Rico"
Time: 2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
Place: the traffic island triangle called Lilholt Park, formed by Broadway, 14th Street, and Fourth Avenue, in Manhattan*.
...but people are fighting back!
At this time, parent groups on the island are opposing a bill called Project C 1945 which would have further disastrous effects for everyone but the for-profit 'school' corporations.
We in NYC are rallying in solidarity with the demand of education for all. We are happy to report that many wonderful activists and organizations have agreed to attend since the Dec 14 date was announced.
L trains don't run on the weekend, so if you are coming from further east or west, you need to take the crosstown bus or walk.
2. As a follow up to the last email: The governor will either sign or veto the school bus EPP bill this month.
You can read our latest letter to him here
Let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org
if you/your group wishes to send your own letter along.
Parents to Improve School Transportation