Bill de Blasio
When Mayor Bill de Blasio returns from vacation, will he and Gov. Andrew Cuomo get together to bury the hatchet? It’s hard to say.
West Drive between Grand Army Plaza and Park Circle, which had been open to vehicles for two hours during weekday afternoons, will now be permanently car free.
New York City officials are reviewing the city’s contracts with Donald Trump after statements the GOP presidential hopeful made about Mexican immigrants.
As of midnight, Styrofoam products such as trays, cups, plates, clamshell containers and packing peanuts are banned at food service establishments, stores and manufacturers across the five boroughs.
Speaking to reporters at City Hall just before he leaves on a family vacation, de Blasio said he believes the Democratic governors holds substantial influence over the Republican-led Senate’s leadership.
City officials said Monday that the mayor’s family will be spending eight days traveling together throughout the southwestern and western United States.
The move allows barges laden with ship containers to be ferried from New Jersey to Brooklyn rather than being driven through bridges and tunnels.
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the vehicle ban earlier in June.
The marker was first proposed by Christopher Cobb, a Brooklyn-based artist and writer.
The Supreme Court has declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.
More than 300 cops will focus exclusively on counterterrorism, but they won’t be plucked from local precincts.
Sources say the offer to hike the minimum wage was offered as part of a deal to revamp disability pensions for cops and firefighters injured in the line of duty.
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton will unveil more details of his new plan Wednesday on how to cut crime in the Big Apple, including how he’ll use almost 1,300 extra cops that have been secured in the city’s budget.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner Bill Bratton met with urban ministers Tuesday following New York City’s decision to hire nearly 1,300 new police officers as part of its $78.5 billion budget agreement.
The entire Fiscal Year 2016 budget will go to a vote before the full council later this week.