The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
The Outreach & Education function engages, empowers and educates the public in the Second District. Our outreach mission furthers the Bank’s commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and developing programs, analysis and sponsored conferences and clinics to help meet their needs. Our education mission aims to advance public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System and its role in the economy.
Members of the public may comment on an application or a notification. Comments must be received by the Federal Reserve on or before the last day of the comment period. The comment period ends no earlier than the date specified in the newspaper notice and, in the case of bank holding company applications for which a Federal Register notice is published, may end later than that date.
Comments may be submitted in writing by mail to Ivan J. Hurwitz, Vice President, Bank Applications Function, 33 Liberty Street, New York, NY 10045-0001; or electronically to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
All comments submitted electronically are scanned for viruses and may be intercepted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's commercial scanning agent. Comments submitted electronically will be considered received when they are received by the New York Fed's computer servers. If, however, comments submitted electronically contain computer viruses or are otherwise inaccessible for any reason, the comments will not be considered received.
If you have any questions or comments on community affairs aspects of an application or a notification, contact Ms. Claire Kramer, Community Affairs Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of New York at (212) 720-5371.
If you have questions concerning other aspects of an application, nonbanking notifications or electronic submission of comments, contact Ivan J. Hurwitz, Vice President, Bank Applications Function, Federal Reserve Bank of New York at (212) 720-5885.