The Health Department will release over 8,000 additional first dose appointments over the next two weeks, and 4,000 additional doses will be made available through referrals from community partner organizations serving the highest-risk patients. Appointments will be made available on the City’s vaccine portal: vax4nyc.nyc.gov/monkeypox on Friday, July 15 at 6pm
Aerial larviciding reduces the number of mosquitoes and minimizes the risk of mosquito-borne disease. The Health Department applies EPA-approved pesticide to mosquito breeding grounds when appropriate throughout the season.
The South Asian Muslims in particular are excited for her because she not only embodies much of their customs but because she represents a break from the “Muslim equals Middle Eastern” portrayals. Black Muslim participants voiced this last point as well.
New York Taxi Workers Alliance says the urgency of its fight was made more clear from surveys by 455 drivers which reveal shocking levels of poverty, as well as the dependency on driver income for thousands of New Yorkers.