Add a Statement of Values to Guide Government

What you will see on the ballot

这项提案将修改《纽约市宪章》(New York City Charter) ,以:

Add a preamble, which would be an introductory statement of values and vision aspiring toward “a just and equitable city for all” New Yorkers; and

Include in the preamble a statement that the City must strive to remedy “past and continuing harms and to reconstruct, revise, and reimagine our foundations, structures, institutions, and laws to promote justice and equity for all New Yorkers.”

The preamble is intended to guide City government in fulfilling its duties.

Shall this proposal be adopted?




  • The city charter would add a preamble since it does not currently have one.
  • The preamble would acknowledge historical injustices, embrace the city’s diversity, recognize what residents need to thrive, and establish values grounded in equity and justice that shape our city.
  • The preamble would guide how the city government operates.

Statements for and against the proposal


  • 提前投票

    2024 年 6 月 15 日,星期六 - 2024 年 6 月 23 日,星期日
  • 提前邮寄/缺席选票申请的截止日期(亲自)

    2024 年 6 月 24 日,星期一
  • 初选日

    2024 年 6 月 25 日,星期二
  • 返回提前邮寄/缺席选票的截止日期

    2024 年 6 月 25 日,星期二