Monday, December 17th: The Cost of Hurricane Sandy

The Cost of Hurricane Sandy
Arctica Bar (384 3rd Ave., Manhattan)

Please join the Manhattan Young Democrats for a panel discussion on the economic costs of hurricane Sandy and the costs of preparation for a similar event in the future. See below for the list of amazing speakers.

In addition to the panel, we will also be collecting toys so that the children and families who have been displaced by the storm can have a little cheer in their holiday season. MYD is teaming up with Women’s Information Network and the NY State Senate Democratic Conference to send donated toys t
o victims of Sandy in Far Rockaway, Coney Island, & Long Island.

Speakers (List Still in Formation)

James Parrott – Deputy director and chief economist of the Fiscal Policy Institute

Kevin Alexander – President of the Rockaway Development and Reinvestment Corporation

Dominick DeRubbio – Safety and Preparedness Consultant at Able Safety

Julie Menin – Former Chair of Community Board 1

Damien Crisp – Occupy Sandy

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