PANYNJ Board Approves First Steps for New Outerbridge Crossing
April 18, 2018

PANYNJ Board Approves First Steps for New Outerbridge Crossing

At the last meeting of the PANYNJ Board of Commissioners in March, a $9.2 million planning authorization was approved; this is the first step in the process of replacing the bridge…

Borelli statement on endorsement of Dutchess County Exec Marc Molinaro for NY Governor
March 12, 2018

Borelli statement on endorsement of Dutchess County Exec Marc Molinaro for NY Governor

“If it feels like there is momentum gathering behind Marc Molinaro’s candidacy for Governor, it is only because there truly is. Today, I am proud to add my name to the growing list of his supporters…”

Borelli Pens Legislation to Include Cold War Veterans in NYC Veterans Property Tax Exemption
March 09, 2018

Borelli Pens Legislation to Include Cold War Veterans in NYC Veterans Property Tax Exemption

Council Member Joe Borelli has introduced legislation that would see New York City opt-in to a New York State initiative which allows municipalities to include Cold War veterans in their veterans’ property tax exemption…

Borelli Calls on DEP, DDC to Alleviate Chronic, Repeat Flooding
March 07, 2018

Borelli Calls on DEP, DDC to Alleviate Chronic, Repeat Flooding

Council Member Joseph Borelli penned a letter to the city DEP and DDC inquiring as to why the stretch of Hylan Boulevard abutting the Mount Loretto Unique Area…

Opinion: With property tax, take from the middle and give to rich
February 18, 2018

Opinion: With property tax, take from the middle and give to rich

The chances are that if you’ve spent enough time sipping coffee on Staten Island, or in any other outer-borough diner, you certainly overheard this…

Borelli Calls for Council Education Committee Hearing on Persistently Unsanitary School Cafeterias
February 06, 2018

Borelli Calls for Council Education Committee Hearing on Persistently Unsanitary School Cafeterias

Council Member Joseph Borelli is calling on the Chairman of the City Council’s Committee on Education to hold a hearing and discuss chronic health violations in public school cafeterias…

Borelli Named Chair of New York City Council’s Fire & Emergency Management Committee
January 11, 2018

Borelli Named Chair of New York City Council’s Fire & Emergency Management Committee

Council Member Joseph Borelli (R-South Shore) has been named chairman of the newly-created Fire & Emergency Management Committee of the New York City Council by Speaker Corey Johnson…

Borelli Allocates $110,000 to Senior Centers & Programming
January 03, 2018

Borelli Allocates $110,000 to Senior Centers & Programming

Council Member Joseph C. Borelli (R-South Shore) has allocated $110,000 in funding from his office to senior centers and programming for south shore senior citizens in fiscal year 2018.

Daily News Op-Ed: ‘Right to Know’ will handcuff our cops
December 14, 2017

Daily News Op-Ed: ‘Right to Know’ will handcuff our cops

New York City police officers have a difficult and dangerous job. We should all be grateful for the sacrifices they make each day — which is why we strongly oppose two pieces of pending City Council legislation, together known as the “Right to Know Act.”

Borelli Calls on Port Authority to Explore New Lane Configuration for OBX
October 25, 2017

Borelli Calls on Port Authority to Explore New Lane Configuration for OBX

Borelli is calling on the Port Authority to add an additional lane in the direction of peak traffic during times of high demand.