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Metropolitan College of New York board chair Gary P. Jenkins, MPA’06 and Commissioner, New York City Department of Social Services was joined by Women in Need CEO and former Speaker of the New York City Council, Christine Quinn on “Good Day New York” and “New York 1 Spectrum News’ Inside City Hall with Errol Louis” to discuss the curfew time extensions to better serve New Yorkers temporarily housed in shelters.

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7/14/22 – Spectrum News NY1: Gary Jenkins, the commissioner of the city’s Department of Social Services, and Christine Quinn, president and CEO of Win — New York’s largest homeless services organization — joined Errol Louis on “Inside City Hall” Thursday to discuss the extension of city shelters’ curfew to 11 p.m.

7/18/22 – Good Day New York: The city has extended the shelter curfews to 11 p.m. Department of Social Services Commissioner Gary Jenkins and Women in Need CEO Christine Quinn talk about why the change was made.