First meeting held by TNCAP to discuss drug abuse

Deborah Roff (c) was among the attendees.
Photo by Jewel Webber

The Throggs Neck Community Action Partnership held its first meeting of the season at 2789 Schurz Avenue on Wednesday, September 11. The meeting was held to discuss and spread awareness on Opioid addiction and what can be done to combat the issue. Representatives from Assemblyman Michael Benedetto, Counciman Mark Gjonaj, Senator Alessandra Biaggi and Congresswoman Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez were in attendance.

(l-r) Briana Pechin, chief operating officer of ADAPP, and Janit Bliss, ADAPP coordinator of Community Program.
Photo by Jewel Webber

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