Ex-Obama Official Stuart Seldowitz Gets Plea Deal In NYC Hate Crime Case

2024-01-22T14:34:18-05:00January 20th, 2024|

Erie News Now

"Seldowitz had been harassing the vendor for two weeks, according to the Street Vendor Project, an advocacy group representing street vendors across New York City. Mohamed Attia, of the Street Vendor Project, told CNN the vendor said he did not instigate the conversation with Seldowitz."

Lifting The Cap On Street-Vendor Permits Would Bring In $17M, IBO Finds

2024-01-17T09:12:28-05:00January 9th, 2024|

The Chief Leader

"Carina Kaufman-Gutierrez [of the Street Vendor Project] argued that reforming the street vending industry could be a “great opportunity for the mayor to deliver results for working class New Yorkers and make a change that will better their lives.”

Unlicensed Vendors At Grand Army Plaza Lament Holiday Crackdown

2023-12-11T12:00:33-05:00December 9th, 2023|

Gothamist

“It is incredibly complicated. It's more inaccessible than not,” said Carina Kaufman-Gutierrez, deputy director of the Street Vendor Project. “It's very much these layers of red tape that make it incredibly complicated just for an average vendor to operate.”

Vendedores Ambulantes Del Puente De Brooklyn Se Oponen A Ser Desalojados: “No Es Justo”

2023-12-11T12:08:11-05:00December 6th, 2023|

Univision

Eric Nava Pérez, del [Street Vendor Project of the Urban Justice Center], que representa a 3,000 vendedores ambulantes, expresó que se oponen a la propuesta de la Ciudad de Nueva York para desalojarlos y apunta que "deberían solicitar propuestas de los mismos vendedores".

I On Politics

2023-12-11T12:05:58-05:00December 6th, 2023|

Queens Gazette

“The Corona Plaza Street Vendors Association is grateful to the elected officials and partners for their support for our community’s street vendors, most of whom are immigrant mothers,” said Rosario Troncoso, board president, Corona Plaza Street Vendors Association and member, Street Vendor Project, Urban Justice Center.

NYC Councilmembers Look To Lift Decades-Old Cap On Street Vendor Permits

2023-12-11T12:04:27-05:00December 6th, 2023|

Gothamist

“The vision here is to have a functioning system that allows for the street vendors to thrive, not only survive, in our city,” said Mohamed Attia, the managing director of the Street Vendor Project, which helped craft the bills.