The applicants clustered on Kissena Boulevard, clutching documents from around the world, trading familiar stories with strangers in a driving rain outside the Queens Library in Flushing. There were the police encounters, the school visits, the fraught hospital trips — all negotiated without the bureaucratic lubricant of local identification.
“We feel naked,” said Mauricio Peña, 34, who is originally from Honduras. “We feel like we don’t exist.”
At his side, a peer, who immigrated from Malaysia 17 years ago, nodded beneath his umbrella.
/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/logo-go-africa-news-294x300.png00Dr. Dennie Beach/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/logo-go-africa-news-294x300.pngDr. Dennie Beach2015-01-13 18:05:562015-01-13 18:05:56New York City’s ID Card Program Draws a Large Response
For generations, the label has been at once exclusive and widely misapplied, available to millions in earnest, but vulnerable to line-blurring by suburban peers who claimed New York City residency without an address to match.
Could a New Yorker be identified by a harried gait? A brash retort? The knowledge that L trains are to be avoided on weekends?
Perhaps. But beginning this week, the evidence will, for the first time, be wallet-size.
here are the link to make an appointment for an IDNYC
/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/logo-go-africa-news-294x300.png00Dr. Dennie Beach/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/logo-go-africa-news-294x300.pngDr. Dennie Beach2015-01-12 12:06:322015-01-12 12:06:32New York City Formally Starts Its Municipal ID Card Program: with link to schedule an appoiment
Here are some interesting links for you! Enjoy your stay :)