Welcome Letter

Welcome to my New York State Assembly website. Here, you can easily access information about the important work I am doing in Albany and at home to pass laws designed to build a stronger, healthier and more vibrant New York.

Through this site you can learn more about upcoming community events, the legislation I sponsor and the important issues I am addressing in my district. I encourage you to subscribe to e-news to keep yourself up to date on my latest work.

As always, if you need assistance on a state-related matter please feel free to contact my District Office at (516) 482-6966. My staff and I are here to help you.

Thank you for visiting.

Michelle Schimel
Member of Assembly
16th District

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Job Search Boot Camp

Michelle is most proud of her Job Search Boot Camp Program in partnership with the Port Washington Public Library. The Boot Camp has helped connect many unemployed and underemployed community residents with good...

September 17, 2015
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Assemblywoman Michelle Schimel Applauds New York State for Issuing Its Findings Statement on High-Volume Hydraulic Fracturing

Great Neck, New York – Assemblywoman Michelle Schimel, Chair of the Assembly Majority Conference and a member of the Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee, applauded the State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) for...

July 15, 2015
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Assemblywoman Schimel Nominates Roger Tilles for 3rd Term as Long Island Regent


Albany, New York – Assemblywoman Michelle Schimel had the honor of placing in nomination, Roger Tilles for his third term to the New York State Board of Regents before the Assembly and State Senate during the Regents vote. “Roger Tilles...

March 16, 2015
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Assemblywoman Schimel Displays Town of N. Hempstead’s Student “Trashion Show” in Albany


Great Neck, New York – Recycled items such as old newspapers, food packaging, and even bike tires brought back to life as functional and wearable art were on display in the State Capitol. Assemblywoman Michelle Schimel, a member of the...

March 13, 2015
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Assemblywoman Schimel Applauds Governor for Hydrofrack Ban in NYS

Albany, NY- Assemblywoman Schimel applauds the Governor for banning hydrofracking in New York State. Schimel, a member of the Assembly’s Committee on Environmental Conservation, has been at the forefront of this issue and has sponsored and helped...

December 18, 2014
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