Daily Archives: August 7, 2009

A NYC summer event closes streets: Rev Billy celebrates with petition party

On August 8th (and the following two Saturdays) the New York City Department of Transportation will be closing some streets to vehicular traffic as part of the “Summer Streets” program. Reverend Billy Talen and his supporters have made use of this serendipitous event of the street closing in front of their headquarters by holding a block party and petitioning party on Saturday, August 8th. Reverend Billy (William Talen) needs to submit petitions by August 18th, in order to appear on the Green Party line for Mayor this November. [read more]