Video: NYC Carriage Horse rally at Gracie Mansion

Around 80 people showed up at the Gracie Mansion rally to remind NYC Mayor de Blasio of his campaign pledge to ban the use of horse drawn carriages. Advocates included 92 year old Natasha Brenner. The video is a compilation of television coverage. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hOY7JfbtM2s#t=36

Group protests horse-drawn carriages outside Gracie Mansion

Report Source » NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Opponents of horse-drawn carriages are not letting Mayor Bill de Blasio forget his campaign promise. As WCBS 880’s Monica Miller reported, a protester playing the bagpipes while wearing a horse head mask has joined dozens of others with a message for Mayor de Blasio outside his Upper East… Continue reading Group protests horse-drawn carriages outside Gracie Mansion

Tuesday night rally for NYC carriage horses alert

by ELIZABETH FOREL COALITION TO BAN HORSE-DRAWN CARRIAGES Enough is Enough! He promised to ban horse-drawn carriages when he got into office. Many people voted for him because of this. We were delighted that we finally seemed to have a kindred spirit in our new mayor. But here it is 10 months since Mayor deBlasio… Continue reading Tuesday night rally for NYC carriage horses alert