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Where to Buy Pepper Spray in New York

The basics Pepper spray is a chemical, often used for self defense because it irritates the eyes to cause temporary blindness. It’s legal to carry in New York, but can only be sold through authorized sellers to buyers over 18 with no felony convictions. To purchase pepper spray, you will need to sign a form […]


How to get a say in your community’s budget

Just the basics City councilmembers can allocate money in their districts for public projects that are decided by residents You can submit ideas for transportation, education, parks, and more You can also volunteer to participate in the process of selecting ideas and putting forth proposals for a community vote Difficulty: Easy to Medium Information Sources: […]