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Councilman David Greenfield

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Councilman Suspects Assault On London Man In Brooklyn Was ‘Knockout’ Attack

A tourist from London in town for a wedding was attacked and beaten in Brooklyn early Tuesday, in what a City Councilman said might have been another “knockout” attack.

03/25/2014

Knockout Game Arrest

Man Charged In Latest Alleged ‘Knockout Game’ Attack In Brooklyn

Four suspects were being held Saturday morning in a string of violent attacks in Brooklyn, known as the “knockout game.”

11/23/2013

A bill with the transportation committee could reduce the speed limit on streets like this to 20 mph. (Credit CBS 2)

Proposed Legislation Would Lower Speed Limits On Most City Side Streets

There is a new push to reduce the speed limit from 30 to 20 mph on many residential streets, CBS 2’s Don Champion reported.

11/05/2013

New York City School Bus (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Brooklyn Councilman’s Plan Aims To Catch Drivers Who Fail To Yield To School Buses

Councilman David Greenfield is introducing legislation Wednesday, calling for school buses to be equipped with cameras that would photograph cars caught illegally maneuvering around the bus. The owner of the car would then be ticketed.

05/22/2013

City Hall in Lower Manhattan (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

New York City Council Seeks To Abolish The ‘R-Word’

The New York City Council has announced plans to banish the use of the expression “mentally retarded” from all official documents and Web sites.

01/08/2013

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Councilman Wants To Require NYC Restaurants To List Potential Allergy-Inducing Ingredients In Foods

“It would simply state we either have these ingredients or we don’t have these ingredients,” said councilman David Greenfield.

09/12/2012

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Parking Perks On The Way For NYC’s Pregnant Women?

Pregnant women could soon be enjoying some parking perks in New York City if one councilman has his way.

01/24/2011