Tomorrow on Dec. 17, the NY State Assembly Standing Committee on Education will hold hearings on Mayoral control tomorrow, starting at 10 AM. You can view the hearings live streamed here. Testimony is by invitation only.
Josh Karan was a member of the Parent Commission on School Governance, whose 2009 report is posted here. Other documents created by the Commission, as well as summaries of the proposals of other organizations at the time, are posted here and in this google drive folder, in case you'd like to check them out. Josh wrote the following about this issue.