This week in the Capital District, Citizen Action of New York members and volunteers will take action for worker’s rights, voting rights and more!

Monday, September 25th at 5:30pm – Conference Call – We will check-in on the National Voter Registration Day sites and script for sites in Schenectady, Albany and Saratoga. For more info, contact Jamaica at [email protected]

Monday, September 25th at 7:00pm – Schenectady City Council Meeting – City Hall, 105 Jay St., Schenectady – Residents in Schenectady will continue to attend City Council meetings to hold the elected members accountable on voting rights, Sanctuary Cities and more!

Tuesday, September 26th at 4:30pm – Solidarity Rally: Support Hilton Albany Workers on the Picket Line – Hilton Hotel, 40 Lodge in Downtown Albany – Join workers from the Hotel Trades Council (HTC) union, local elected leaders, members of the Capital District labor movement together with Working Family Party members, Citizen Action members, community members, and activists on September 26. Let us show the Hilton union-busting management that we in Albany believe in fighting for fairness and equity and respect in the workplace. Tell our hardworking neighbors that we have their back and we stand with them.

Tuesday, September 26th – 5:00pm – 7:00pm – National Voter Registration Day – There will be sites in Schenectady, Albany and Saratoga. If you are interested in helping register voters, send an email to [email protected]

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Let us not forget that over 3 million people in Puerto Rico are still without power. Citizen Action of New York in the Capital District is supporting the work of Centro Civico in their efforts to collect items for Puerto Rico. We are accepting supplies at 94 Central Ave in Albany. The full list of supplies being accepted is posted on our Facebook event page at:

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25th Annual Jim Perry Progressive Leadership Awards