A disability civil rights lawyer, educator, community activist and NY State Assemblymember – Jo Anne has dedicated her life to fighting for equal rights for all of us.
Jo Anne Simon helped pass the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act, which expanded and strengthened New York’s system of tenant protections.
Jo Anne meeting with disability advocates to strategize was to improve access to our public transportation.
NY State Assemblymembers Robert Carroll & Jo Anne Simon joined a coalition of parents, administrators, community leaders, labor unions, and elected officials to block the scheduled closure of school based health clinics in Brooklyn.
Jo Anne Simon joins elected officials, civic and business leaders, and housing advocates to demand accountability at the Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park project.
Jo Anne Simon delivering a petition with 1,300 signatures to bring back the B71 bus route connecting communities from Red Hook to Crown Heights.