The Mayor's Office of Animal Welfare's annual report is issued to the Mayor and the Speaker of the City Council in accordance with Local Law 204 of 2019. Read the first annual report to learn what we've done to protect animals and preserve the human-animal bond during these challenging times.
WildlifeNYC is a campaign launched by the City of New York to increase public awareness about urban wildlife. This is an unprecedented effort to promote conservation and coexistence between humans and wildlife through public policy, responsible management plans, and educational initiatives.
Starting in the 2019-20 school year, all NYC public schools are serving vegetarian menus on Mondays. Meatless Mondays is just one of the City’s meat reduction initiatives. Read about other commitments to reduce meat in the OneNYC 2050 Strategic Plan.