Tour of Coney Island and Community Roundtable with Matt Erskine of Economic Development Agency and Rep. Nadler (NY-10) 1.30.13
Congressman Hakeem Jeffries tour Sandy-wrecked areas in Coney Island with Acting Assistant Secretary Matt Erskine of the Economic Development Agency at the US Department of Commerce and Rep. Jerry Nadler (NY-10). They toured Mermaid Avenue storefronts, the Coney Island Aquarium and Boardwalk. The walking tour ended at Tom's Coney Island reaturaunt where Rep. Jeffries held a roundtable with local business owners and community organization leaders to address rebuilding the area moving forward.
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