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Massive Scale-Back On NYPD’s Use Of Nuisance Abatement Proposed by City...

Last week, City Council Members introduced a bill package to curb the NYPD's widespread use of Nuisance Abatement action. If passed, the package could...

7 Area Properties Owned By Two Who Made ‘100 Worst Landlords...

Last week, Public Advocate Letitia James released the latest interactive map of the 100 worst landlords in New York City and 20 worst buildings,...

Council Member Brad Lander & Others Join Jumaane Williams’ Pledge Sit-Out

After City Council Member Jumaane Williams, District 45, remained seated during the Council's Pledge of Allegiance earlier this month to protest racial injustice, seven other...

Bipartisan Support For Bill To Combat Illegal Home Conversions

Elected officials rallied Monday in support of City Council legislation to increase penalties for aggravated illegal home conversions, which are defined as three or more...

Gentile’s Bill To Combat Illegal Home Conversions Receives Bipartisan Support

Councilman Vincent Gentile and Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams rallied with members of the Dyker Heights community Monday afternoon, in support of City Council...

Council Members Lander And Williams Combine Efforts To Pass Plastic Bag...

There may be light at the end of the tunnel for the multi-year effort to control plastic bag waste in New York City. Various council...

Another P.S. 193 Educator Threatens To Have Parent Arrested [Video]

https://youtu.be/PwaasiPArFg Less than a week after a father's arrest scandalized P.S. 193, another educator threatened to call police on a parent — this time for videotaping a...

Participatory Budgeting Boosted With New Funds From BP’s Office

City Council districts throughout our area just got more funding for Fiscal Year 2017 -- and residents will be deciding how that money is...

After Record-Breaking Snowfall, Support Grows For Bill To Suspend Parking Rules

Following the record-breaking blizzard that blanketed parts of the city in almost three feet of snow, support is growing in the city council for...

After Record-Breaking Snowfall, Support Grows For Bill To Suspend Parking Rules

Following the record-breaking blizzard that blanketed parts of the city in almost three feet of snow, support is growing in the city council for...