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Mayoral Candidate Forum on Public Health
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM (EST)
What do the
2013 Mayoral Candidates think about
Mayoral Candidate Forum
ON PUBLIC HEALTH
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
6:00 pm-8:30 pm
LIU Brooklyn, Kumble Theater
1 University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11201
On Flatbush Avenue between DeKalb Avenue and Willoughby Street
Doors open at 5:30pm
This event is open to the public and free. Light refreshments will be available.
You must RSVP at Eventbrite
Seating is limited so reserve your seats early. No Walk-Ins.
This is a non-partisan, public education event. All candidates have been invited:
Tom Allon * Adolfo Carrion * John Catsimatidis
Bill de Blasio * Joe Lhota * John Liu * George McDonald
Christine Quinn * Malcolm Smith * Bill Thompson
Moderator: Tom Robbins
Do you have a question YOU’d like to ask the candidates? We’d love to hear from you!
You can send them here.
Sponsoring Organizations: Brooklyn Partnership to Drive Down Diabetes, Commission on the Public’s Health System, Committee of Interns and Residents, Doctors Council SEIU, Greater Brooklyn Health Coalition, LIU Brooklyn, Manhattan-Staten Island Area Health Education Center, New York Immigration Coalition, New York State Nurses Association, Physicians for a National Health Program- NY Metro, Planned Parenthood of NYC Action Fund, Public Health Association of NYC, Save Our Safety Net– Campaign, Children’s Defense Fund New York, CIDNY, Coalition for Asian American Children and Families, Housing Works, New Yorkers for Accessible Health Coverage, New York Lawyers for the Public Interest, Occupy Open Space, Sex Workers Project at Urban Justice Center, VOCAL-NY, The Women’s City Club of New York (WCC) (In Formation)
For more information, call 212- 246-0803 for English and 212-627-2227 x248 for Spanish
Directions to get to the Forum -
You can take the B/Q/R to Dekalb Avenue THIS IS THE ONLY SUBWAY stop with an elevator to the street.
When you get out of the elevator or come up the stairs cross Dekalb. You will be going in the right direction if Applebee's is on the corner behind you, a tan building with a large Canopy and lit posters for LIU are in front of you and across Flatbush Avenue are Junior's and DF Jewelry & Pawn Shop. Walk towards Willoughby Street on a long block past the canopy that says LIU, past some construction and a set of trailers that say "Office of Admissions" and "Registrar". You will see a large red and white sculpture with arches. This structure is on the sidewalk directly opposite from the grey/green gates to enter the campus. The Kumble Theater on the LIU Brooklyn Campus will be on your left in a large dark brown building. IF you think you are lost there is a 24 hour police booth just inside the gates and you can get directions. You will be walking parallel with the Flatbush Extension over your shoulder.
You can take the 2/3/4/5 to Nevins Street Walk a short distance to the corner and cross Nevins, then walk a short block to Dekalb.You are going in the right direction if Five Guys is behind you and McDonalds is in front of you. Now follow the directions above