Councilman Ydanis Rodríguez, a candidate for Congress in DC, for the Bronx District 13, is calling loudly to close the trains, buses and New York City to Mayor Bill De Blasio, and at the same time to implement a plan for austerity for residents to stay home in order to avoid the spread of COVID-19 and stop the high percentage of deaths that occurs day after day in the city that does not sleep New York.
Rodríguez indicated that he has been in conversation with all the councilors of the Municipal Council, with Congressman Adriano Espaillat, Assemblywoman Carmen de la Rosa, among other elected officials, to seek a solution option to the COVID-19 pandemic, which has hit the city. New York, more than any country in Latin America and we still do not have a way to flatten the line, it is quite the opposite and that is worrying this reality for all of us.
Councilman and candidate for Congress Ydanis Rodríguez, said, the reality that is being lived in New York City, which for the first time in universal history, sleeps and has paused its multiple activities, due to the pandemic, given that in the Currently there are more than 16 thousand deceased, the vast majority of them Hispanic and African American, not to mention the casualties in buildings that serve as homes for the elderly (Senior Centers).
Similarly, Councilor Ydanis Rodríguez, urged all residents to maintain calm, order, harmony with their families and in their respective apartments they must stay, because it is the only way to face this pandemic, it is the best medicine. stay home to avoid being infected.
He also made a call to all those who need help to go to the following addresses and phones for the different types of help in New York City, they can also call my office phone (917) 521-2616.
Worldwide Missionary Movement 646-545-7696 Address: 148 Post Avenue, New York, NY, 10034, Only Open Saturdays: 9 AM – 12 PM; International Pentecostal Church: 718-216-2063, Address: 619 W 179th Street, New York, NY, 10033, Only Open Tuesdays: 9 AM -11 AM; Community League of the Heights Phone: 212-795-4779 / 646-299-1086 Address: 508 West 159th Street, New York, NY, 10032 Only Open Wednesday and Saturdays: 9 AM – 11 AM.
The Bronx The Salvation Army Bronx Citadel 718-665-8472 ext. 202 Address: 425 East 159th Street, Bronx, NY, 10451, Monday: 1 PM – 2 PM, Wednesday: 1 PM – 2 PM, Friday: 1 PM – 2 PM; Bronx Food Pantry and Food Hub.
347-913-2473, Address: 402 East 152nd Street, Bronx, NY, 10455, Wednesday: 5 PM – 7 PM, Thursday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Friday: 10 AM – 12 PM, United Bronx Parents , 718-991-7100, Address: 787 E 149th Street, Bronx, NY, 10455, Mon-Fri 2:30 PM – 4 PM
Queens Salvation Army Astoria Corp, 718-721-9046, Address: 45-18 Broadway, Astoria, NY, 11103, Mon-Fri: 9 AM – 2 PM; Masbia of Queens, 718-972-4446, Address: 105-47 64th Road, Forest Hills, NY, 11375, Mon – Thur: 2 PM – 5 PM, Sunday: 2 PM – 5 PM, Hour Children Community Outreach 718-482 -8226, Address: 36-49 11th Street, Long Island City, NY, 11106, Monday: 2 PM – 4 PM, Tuesday: 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Thursday: 3 PM – 5 PM
Brooklyn St. Stephen Outreach Community, 718-938-4532, Address: 874 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, 11206, Masbia of Flatbush 718-972-4446 EXT. 203 St. Stephen Outreach Community 718-938-4532, Address: 874 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, 11206, Wednesday: 11 AM – 1 PM, Thursday: 11 AM – 1 PM, Friday: 11 AM – 1 PM, Masbia of Flatbush 718-972-4446 EXT. 203. Coney Island Ave, Brooklyn, NY, 11230, Mon-Thhur: 6 PM – 8 PM, Sunday: 6 PM – 8 PM, The Salvation Army Sunset Park Corps 718-438-1771, Address: 520 50th Street, Brooklyn, 11220, Everyday Grab and Go Food bags: 9 PM – 12 PM, (need to have ID) Hot Foods available everyday: 12 PM – 1 PM.
Staten Island: West Brighton Residential Tenants Assoc. 347-858-3627, Address: 240 Broadway, Suite 1H, Staten Island, NY, 10310, Wednesday: 11:30 AM-3 PM, Thursday: 11:30 AM-3 PM, Staten Island, 718-448-8480 x 206, Address: 15 Broad Street, Staten Island, NY, 10304, Monday: 11 AM -12 PM, Friday: 11 AM-12 PM; Department of Probation Staten Island 718-876-7395, Office, Address: 340 Bay Street, Staten Island, NY, 10301, Monday: 9 AM – 5 PM, Tuesday: 9 AM – 5 PM, Wednesday: 9 AM – 12 PM, Thursday: 9 AM – 5 PM, Friday: 9 AM – 5 PM.