The mayor said he saw some "improvements" in the governor's plan to charge drivers $11.52 to enter Manhattan below 60th St.
Mayor Bill de Blasio seemed to open up to compromise with his rival Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday after the latter unveiled aspects of a plan to make drivers pay to enter the Manhattan business... To view the full story, click the title link.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Friday that he saw improvements in a new proposal to charge vehicles to use Manhattan’s busiest streets.
The Latest on a proposal to charge motorists out $11.52 to drive into the busiest parts of Manhattan (all times local): 10:45 a.m. Mayor Bill de Blasio says he'd like … Click to Continue »
Despite a promise from Mayor de Blasio that he would defend them, New York City's loft tenants feel more vulnerable than ever and are taking their concerns to the board charged with helping them. The post “If Things Were Going Well, We Wouldn’t Be Here”: Artists Protest NYC’s Loft Board appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Mayor de Blasio said he would spend an extra $13 million to repair and replace failing boilers in the New York City Housing Authority.
CNBC's Contessa Brewer reports that New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced a plan to open a men's homeless shelter in one of New York's most expensive neighborhoods.
A group of tenant-friendly attorneys wants a state court to overturn a key piece of Mayor Bill de Blasio's affordable housing plan. The Legal Aid Society—an organization substantially funded... To view the full story, click the title link.
How New Yorkers view their leaders % of registered voters with favorable view Statewide NYC Gov. Andrew Cuomo 62% 76% Sen. Charles... To view the full story, click the title link.
Mayor de Blasio hopes President Trump is “sane,” even if he doesn’t think he’s acting that way.
'On this episode of Making Contact, journalist Juan González discusses his new book, Reclaiming Gotham: Bill de Blasio and the Movement to End America’s Tale of Two Cities. He chronicles the evolution of the growth machine in America’s...Show More Summary
Biggest recruit yet for climate recoupment suits: NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio sues blaming five oil companies for Superstorm Sandy [Seth Barron/City Journal, John Timmer/ArsTechnica, WSJ; Stephen Bainbridge on parallel divestment effort] California cities/counties suing oil companies: climate change will be our ruin. Show More Summary
Mayor de Blasio defended plans to open a homeless shelter on a tony street a block from Central Park.
The de Blasio administration financed an all-time high 24,356 units of affordable housing last year, the mayor announced today. That number included the construction of 7,177 apartments and the... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association says that the forced release of video from police body cameras violates officers' rights.
New York City created or preserved over 24,500 affordable homes last year, breaking a record for the nation's biggest city, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday. The previous record was … Click to Continue »
When Mayor Bill de Blasio was called out for taking SUVs on 11-mile jaunts to Brooklyn for his morning workouts, he derided the criticism as “cheap symbolism.” He could not have been more... To view the full story, click the title l...
SUING THE INDUSTRIAL AGE: New York City’s lawsuit against oil companies for having caused Superstorm Sandy is absurd. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced yesterday that New York City is filing a lawsuit against Big Oil, seeking unspecified damages that will likely total in the tens of billions of dollars. The immediate cause for the suit, […]
Mayor Bill de Blasio is filing suit against the fossil fuel companies for climate change-related damages.
Mayor de Blasio said the city will investigate the NYPD's handling of a protest against the deportation of immigration activist Ravi Ragbir.